Creative Digital Media

Study for a creative career at USP College.


Two years


Level 4/5

Career Sector

Creative & Digital

Available At


Start Date


Days & Times

3 days per week


£4,700 per year

Course Overview

This course is designed for students who want to pursue a career in creative digital industries and develop a strong grounding in digital media production with an emphasis on creativity and innovation.

Entry Requirements

  • You will need to have achieved one of the following:
  • Foundation Diploma in a relevant subject
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in a relevant subject
  • A-Level at Grade C or above in a creative subject.

You will also be required to present a portfolio of artwork to demonstrate your commitment and suitability for our course.

What will I study? 

You will develop skills in visual design, games design, video production, animation, creative thinking, interface design and product development – as well as computing, digital technologies and programming. All assessment is through coursework that is submitted at specific points throughout the programme.


Visual Communication
Ideas Generation
Contextual and Cultural Referencing
Professional Practice
Digital Media
Animation Techniques for Interactivity
Interactive Media Principles
3D Computer Modelling and Animation
Interactive Media Technology
2D, 3D and Time-Based Digital Applications
New Technologies in Digital Media.

Why Should I Study Creative Digital Media at USP College?

  • Trips and visits are a regular part of the course - for visual research, contextual or industry research
  • You will have your own personal tutor who will guide you through the learning experience to satisfactory completion and progression
  • A considerable part of this course will involve completing work for live briefs, real clients and design companies.

What Could I Do Next?

The first year of the course will enable you gain a level 4 HNC, and then progress onto Y2 to achieve a full HND

Having completed the HND you can progress to relevant employment in the growing Creative Digital Media industry or to a third or second year of a BA (hons) in a relevant subject.

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Live Creative

Creative Arts students work with companies for branding, film-making and design.

Be part of Live Creative