Media, Film & Communication foundation

Our Media, Film & Communication Foundation course covers Media and Film Studies, Applied Communication Theory and Digital Media

The course will cover all aspects of media including a comprehensive introduction to the social, economic, business and social context of modern media. Students will develop a good understanding of digital media platforms, advertising campaigns, films and other methods of communication. There is a practical element of the course that enables students to learn digital photography, Photoshop, animation and film.  

Previous students have gone onto study Digital Media and Society, Practical Film Making, Film Studies and Media & Cultural Studies, Society Culture & Media at prestigious universities. 

Here are the entry requirements for the Media, Film & Communication Foundation Course

 SEPTEMBER START
(9 Months)
JANUARY START
(6 Months)
COURSE LEVELRQF LEVEL 3RQF LEVEL 3
AGE AT START OF COURSE16.517
ENGLISH LEVELIELTS 5.0IELTS 5.5

Here’s some key course information about the
Media, Film & Communication Foundation Course

MEDIASeptember StartJanuary Start
Minimum Age16.517
Course Length3 terms2 terms*
Start Dates7th September 202011th January 2021
English Language RequirementIELTS 5.0IELTS 5.5
Hours of study per week23 (24 in term one)>30
LocationCambridgeCambridge
Tuition Fees per Term£6900£6900
Accommodation OptionsResidential or HomestayHomestay

These are the subjects you’ll study on the
Media, Film & Communication Foundation Course

  • Media Studies
  • Film Studies
  • Applied Communication Theory
  • Digital Media
  • PSHE
  • English (IELTS/EAP)
  • UCAS/Tutorials

You can download the complete Media Foundation Course Syllabus here.

Media Foundation Syllabus

Here are some of the universities you can attend and the course options you could choose if you are successful on this course

University of East Anglia (UEA)BA (Hons) Media Studies
University of PortsmouthBSc (Hons) Digital Media
University of NottinghamBA (Hons) International Media and Communication Studies
Lancaster UniversityBA (Hons) Media and Cultural Studies
Manchester Metropolitan UniversityBA (Hons) Film and Media Studies
University of WinchesterBA (Hons) Media and Communication

To apply for a course, go to our APPLY page. You can choose to apply online or download our application forms and scan them to us. Please ensure you read the instructions on the page so you complete the correct forms.