About the courseThis course will give you the skills needed to create broadcast quality radio and television and an understanding of how the industries operate. You will work with our on-site community radio station, RadioLab 97.1 FM, and online TV station BedsTV and we hope that you will follow in the footsteps of our graduates who are working on the some of the top TV and radio programmes in the UK and US.
This highly practical course covers a broad area of television and radio production. You will be hands-on in our multi-camera TV studio and on location using a variety of camera, sound and lighting equipment. You will be taught the post production process and will be encouraged to develop, produce and screen your own programming as part of your learning. You will also work in our radio studios and learn how to create live and pre-recorded broadcast radio programmes as well as audio for other platforms such as podcasts and websites
At the end of your three years, you will be multi-skilled practitioners capable of working in both the television and radio industry.
Employability is a core feature of this course. It is our job to help you start your TV and radio careers and we will help you to develop industry links and find paid work or internships during your time with us.
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English language requirements
Academic entry requirements
You must have successfully completed an United Kingdom Year 12 (or equivalent senior secondary school qualification) Equivalent qualifications may also include a recognised post secondary diploma in the relevant discipline with the required grades. Meetin
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AboutThe University of Bedfordshire is a public university situated in Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire, England. The university has roots from 1882, however, it gained university status in 1992 as University of Luton. Then changed the name to the University of Bedfordshire in 2006 by the approval of the Privy Council by merging the University of Luton and the Bedford campus of De Montfort University.
The university is sprawled across six campuses; there are 4 campuses in Bedfordshire, in Luton and Bedford, 2 campuses in Buckinghamshire, in Aylesbury (for the students of Midwifery and Nursing) and in Milton Keynes (for business studies, telecommunications and electronic engineering). The university had entered the Research Assessment Exercise in 2008 and had achieved a GPA of 2.087 with 34.7 percent internationally.
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Our Luton campus is located right in the heart of the town centre boasting our brand-new STEM Building, seven-storey Library and Postgraduate & CPD Centre, as well as an array of fantastic modern facilities to support each of the courses on offer. These include the Media Arts Centre hosting our broadcast television and digital radio studios, extensive STEM Laboratories & Workshops, a Moot Court, Business Pods, Healthcare Simulation Suites and our Campus Gym. For our Art & Design students we have the Alexon Building - a former fashion house based in the centre of Lutons Cultural Quarter, which contains studio space spanning across three floors with each course having their own designated areas including the fashion and photography studios. At the heart of our Luton campus is the Campus Centre where alongside a large lecture theatre and study rooms you can find our Careers Centre, Student Information Desk and other Student Support Services. It is also the place to build your social life, with Café Neo and our Students’ Union in the Metro Bar & Kitchen, home to Starbucks Coffee and a range of tasty food & drink while hosting regular live music, DJ nights and student events.