T Level Media, Broadcast and Production

T Level / Level 3

This course is suitable for anyone wanting a career in the media, broadcast and production sector.

Course Duration

  • 2 year course

Entry Requirements

T Levels are one of your options after you’ve finished GCSEs.

Entry requirements for each course are set by the individual school or college.


Students who complete their T Level will receive an overall grade of Pass, Merit, Distinction or Distinction*. They will get a nationally recognised certificate which will show their overall grade and a breakdown of what they have achieved.

Course Overview

Core content:

Students will develop an understanding of a broad range of issues relevant to the sector, including:

· the creative economy

· the individual in the creative industries

· cultural context and vocabulary

· audience and consumer needs

· legal and regulatory requirements

· professional standards and conduct in the workplace

· equality, diversity and inclusion requirements

· research skills

· project methodology and administration

· continued professional development

In addition to the core content, each student will also complete at least one module of occupation-specific content.

The specialism available in the Media, Broadcast and Production T Level at Gateway is content creation and production

During the 2-year programme, students will learn the core knowledge and skills that are needed for entry to a range of media, broadcast and production occupations.

Further Information

· This course is a Level 3 qualification

· Includes 9 weeks minimum working with an employer on an industry placement

Career progression

This course is suitable for anyone wanting a career in the media, broadcast and production sector. Career options might include:

· studio sound engineer

· Audio visual technician

· Live sound engineer

· TV or film sound technician

· TV of film production assistant

· TV or film assistant director

· TV or film director

· TV or film producer

· TV or film camera operator

· Media researcher

· Stagehand

· Lighting technician

· Radio broadcast assistant

· Video editor

· Broadcast engineer