Welcome to Media

The Media learning area is a thriving department at the college, boasting state of the art facilities with a green screen, industry standard editing software and our own radio station, Itchen Radio, being broadcast via Unity 101 Community Radio. 

Media subjects will provide you with the analytical and creative skills necessary to embark on a wide range of degree courses and career pathways.
- Dave Newman, Learning Area Manager for Media
In 2016 Film Studies achieved 100% pass rate.

Our Courses

Film Studies

A Level

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Journalism

Vocational Level 3

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Media

Vocational Level 2

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Media Studies

A Level

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See us in action

Student success

Oliver Stacey

Oliver Stacey

Oliver was thrilled with his high results in his A Levels. He achieved A*, A*, B in Media Studies, Creative Writing and Philosophy. 

Oliver is going on to Bournemouth University where he will study Multimedia Journalism.

Speaking about his time at Itchen, Oliver said that 'it was a laugh' and he was excited to be going to university, where he has also earned a £1500 scholarship. 


Department news

Journalism Students Gaining Valuable Experience

Work experience is something we encourage all of our students to take part in and four of our Journalism students have been going above and beyond to gain…

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Work Experience: David Jones at Focus Biz

David Jones, a second year student studying Media, Film Studies and IT, has just completed a week long work experience placement at Focus Biz and wrote about…

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Emily Priest Wins Unity 101 Award

On Friday 6 January, Unity 101 held an awards evening to promote some of the fantastic work the station has done throughout the year and award contributors to…

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Key personnel

Dave Newman - Learning Area Manager for Media

Dave Newman

Teacher of Media Studies, Film Studies and Journalism