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Access to HE in Creative & Digital Media

Course information

Course Summary

A course enabling adults (19+) to develop the skills and confidence to enter university-level study in Creative Media subjects

Course Code:N5895
Study Type:Full Time
Academic Level:Level 3
Awarded by:NCFE
Course Length

1 Year

Access to HE (Creative and Digital Media) is a part time course for adults, taught over 2 days a week.

Starts September 2022

Course Detail

Our Access to HE (Creative and Digital Media) has been designed to give you the skills you will need to access Higher Education. You will develop creative, technical and organisational skills across a number of media sectors. Using Industry standard software and equipment, working individually and in teams you will complete a range of diverse projects developed to mould you into a higher education student. You will have access to guest speakers and master classes within the department. Your tutors will have a wealth of experience are active practitioners within the media industry.

Course Modules:

  • 2D Animation / 3D Modelling
  • Media and Popular Culture
  • Digital Editing for Moving Image
  • Using a DSLR camera
  • Visual Language in Film
  • Individual Project
  • Portfolio Development and Presentation
  • Study Skills – Preparing for HE.
Course Fees


*Exam fee included

Concession: NO
Government Subsidised: YES
Student Loan Available: YES

Please note: Fees are for 2021/22 entry and are for home and EU students of all ages. For more information about financial support for students, please click here.

Entry Requirements

A good reference and GCSE Grade 3/4 in English and Maths. If you have a grade 3 you will be required to undertake English and Maths whilst you are at the college. Applicants must have sufficient time to devote to their studies.

Your Next Steps

Successful students will have the qualification to apply for a range of HE courses including Creative Media HE courses at Nescot. If you have a clear idea of what you want to study at HE level, or a University you wish to apply to, please ensure you check that they will accept this as a relevant entry qualification before you enrol with us. 

Other Information


This Nescot College website describes the facilities and courses which the College intends to offer during the academic year commencing Autumn 2022. The web pages are prepared in advance of the academic year to which they relate and every effort has been made to ensure that the information contained in these pages is helpful, fair and accurate at the time of printing. However, this information is subject to change over time.

Nescot will take reasonable steps to provide the courses and services as described, however, the College cannot guarantee the provision of any course or facility. Some circumstances, such as staff changes, resource limitations and other factors over which the College has no control, such as industrial action or a change in the law or the level of demand for a particular programme or module (please note that this list is non-exhaustive), may result in the College having to withdraw or change aspects of the programmes, modules and/or student services detailed on the website. This could include, but not necessarily be limited to, programme/module content, staffing, the location where the programme/module is taught or the manner of teaching delivery, and the facilities provided to deliver or support the programme. Where circumstances demand an unavoidable change or where it is necessary for the College to discontinue a programme of study, Nescot will take all reasonable steps to minimise the effect and all proposed changes will be notified to potential applicants who have registered an interest in the relevant programme at the earliest possible opportunity as well as being reflected on the College’s website. In addition, any changes between the website and the proposed course and services will be notified to applicants at the time of making an offer.

All prices quoted may be subject to change and you will be notified of any such change when any offer of a place is made to you by Nescot.

Should you become a student of the College, this notice shall be a term of any contract between you and Nescot. Any offer of a place at the College shall be subject to the student enrolment conditions and the College’s rules and regulations as amended from time to time. A copy of the Nescot’s current terms and conditions can be obtained in writing from Nescot, Quality Office, Reigate Road, Ewell, Epsom, Surrey, KT17 3DS.

Last updated - 03/11/2021