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Level 2

Creative Media | UAL Level 2 Diploma in Creative Media


Whether you are interested in becoming a games designer, 3D modeller, web designer, photographer or filmmaker, this could be the first step towards an exciting career in the creative industries.

You will discover a wide range of technologies, with opportunities to realise your individual interests through a programme of projects, preparing you to move on to our Level 3 courses in Games Design, Filmmaking or Photography.

Learn different creative practices such as web design, image manipulation, photography, sound design, character design and animation. Build your confidence through an engaging programme of creative media projects where you can also realise your individual interests using a range of media skills, techniques and processes.

You will be supported to find work experience and build a strong portfolio to prepare you for further study at a higher level or employment. Our digital arts facilities are top-of-the-range and include two computer suites with Apple Mac computers using the latest professional creative software.

We use broadcast video cameras, digital SLR cameras and industry standard animation software. The college also has Brighton’s cheapest art shopright here on campus.


At least three GCSEs at grade 3 or above, including a creative subject, English and maths, and a portfolio of your creative work. This course is open to school leavers aged 16-18.
An interview with a course tutor will be required prior to enrolment.

On successful completion, you can progress on to Level 3 diplomas in Games Design, Film or Art & Design.

*FREE* Online short courses

Make the most of these extraordinary times and gain a nationally-recognised qualification. A short online course is a significant first step to improving your skills and achieving your career goals.

Financial support

The applicable fees for this course, including any available discounts, will be listed in the information above.

How to apply

Once you have created an account, you can easily apply to your chosen course and track the status of your application at any time.


Step 1

Set Up Your Account

You’ll be prompted to create an account which will allow you to log in to our Application Tracker website whenever you wish. This will provide you with important information and you can also track the progress of your application.

Step 2


Complete each step of the application form and then submit your completed form. We’ll let you know when we’ve safely received it with an acknowledgement email.

Step 3

Application Review Meeting

Before offering you a place at college, we’ll meet with you (either in person, by telephone or online). We’ll send you a link to our booking page where you can select a time that’s convenient for you.

Step 4

Accept Your Place

Offers will be sent to you via the email address you have provided. The offer will be conditional, based on predicted GCSE grades. You’ll need to accept your offer within 14 days to secure your place.

Step 5

What next?

Once you receive your GCSE results, you’ll need to get in touch with the college to inform us of them and start your enrolment process.


If you want to find out more about what Brigton MET has to offer why not join us at our next open day.
Visit our one of our specialist campuses to see our industry-standard facilities and meet our expert tutors.