NPA Creative & Digital Media; Technologies, Processes & Practices SCQF 6


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This NPA develops knowledge and understanding of processes and disciplines in the creative industries sector.


Level SCQF 6

Delivery Blended | Friday


Location Blended

Attend timetabled classes at college, your school or online for some of your learning and assessments.  Also access online Brightspace or Google Classrooms for self-directed study. 

Duration 1 Year


Course content...

You will study:

  • Creative Industries: An Introduction - Scotland – This unit gives you a basic knowledge in the Creative Industries with a specific focus on Scotland.
  • Creative Industries: Understanding the Creative Brief – This unit give you the knowledge and skills to interpret creative briefs.
  • Media: Understanding the Creative Process – This unit gives you the skills require to plan and manage the creative process.
  • Storytelling in the Creative Industries – This unit introduces the process and importance of storytelling in the creative industries.

Where you can go... 

  • HNC Music
  • HNC Sound Production
  • Creative Writing
  • BA Contemporary Film Making

Entry requirements

You must have attained three passes at National 5 level, demonstrate a keen interest in music and have a satisfactory reference.