Careers in Media

Careers in Media

Studying Media with us will enable you to develop skills for a range of careers such as: TV/Film/Radio Editor, Marketer, Journalist, Photographer, Camera Operator.


Have a look at our Media pathways to see how you can progress to your dream career.


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Student Profile

Jake Cleary

Film and Television Production Level 3 Full-time

“I'm doing something I feel really passionate about with the help of the skills I have gained through my course. I'm really focused on progressing my radio career further after college and plan on studying a broadcasting related degree at university.”

Netherwood ALC

Student Profile

Henry Kalida

Film and Television Production Level 3 Full-time

“Without college I wouldn’t have known I had a talent for filming. I always felt I had a story to tell but couldn’t communicate through words; film has given me a medium to express my ideas. I’m learning so many filming techniques and skills that I’ll be able to use to find a job once I’ve completed my course. ”

Wingfield Academy

Alumni Profile

James Smith

Games Development Level 3

“I loved my time at Barnsley College. The facilties are absolutely fantastic which really helped me in doing a practical design course. The staff and students make it such a safe and enjoyable learning environment that I had no hesitation progressing to UCB.”

Progressed to Games Design at University Campus Barnsley

Reasons to join us at Barnsley College

Reason 1

As part of our Interactive Media pathway you will study subjects such as magazine design, photography, animation and web design.

Reason 2

On our Games Development pathway you will create 3D models and animations using industry standard software.

Reason 3

The Television and Film Pathway offers learners the opportunity to develop skills working on a wide range of productions including live TV studio, Music Video and Drama.

Reason 4

All of our courses will give you the opportunity to work with real clients on live projects.

Reason 5

We offer a progression pathway which allows you to study from Level 1 up to degree level at University Campus Barnsley or at other universities.