Apprenticeships in Media

We don't currently offer apprenticeships in this subject. Why not take a look at our Apprenticeship Department page to see everything that we do offer?

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

Journalism and Photography (Interactive Media) Level 3 Full-time

“I enjoy learning new things each day and getting an insight into the media industry. I am proud of the work I have done which has involved the use of various skills.”

Netherwood ALC

Student Profile

Abbey Taylor

Journalism and Photography (Interactive Media) Level 3 Full-time

“I like 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. ”

Holy Trinity Catholic and Church of England School

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.