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.


of our students went on to work or further study after completing their course at Barnsley College.

All students have access to:

Alumni Profile

Abbey Taylor

Creative Interactive Media Level 3 Full-time

“I really liked my course and have particularly enjoyed activities where we devised and promoted our own products. I would recommend Barnsley College to others as it is a positive place to be.”

Student Profile

George Swaby

Art, Design and Media Level 1 Full-time

“I would recommend studying at Barnsley College because the teachers are great and there’s a wide selection of courses to choose from.”

Home Educated

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 Barnsley College or at other universities.