Nescot is in Ewell near Epsom in Surrey. We are a few minutes’ walk from Ewell East and Ewell West main line stations. Whilst we are close to both Epsom and South/West London students also benefit from a green and leafy campus. We’ve been providing Further Education for school leavers at Nescot for more than 60 years.
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Creative Media at Nescot
Courses for filmmakers, producers, editors and cinematographers. If you want to work in the film or TV industries, this is the place for you.
Excellent facilities – TV studio, screening room, Mac suites and industry-standard editing suites, with broadcast-standard software like Adobe Premiere, After Effects, NUKE and Maya.
What You Can Expect…
Enthusiastic and knowledgeable staff, who are experienced television producers, editors, film makers and journalists.
Staff design assignments to mirror industry tasks – you will be sent out in teams recreating jobs and roles and using kit you will find in the media industry.
Your projects could include: music videos, short films, documentaries, TV news, film club, podcasts, film studies, showreels, VFX and sound design.
Excellent equipment, including lights and HD cameras, and industry-standard editing suites, with broadcast-standard software like Adobe Premiere, After Effects.
Hone your abilities while building a showreel or portfolio to really sell your work.
Latest innovations in lighting, tracking and sound hardware, and more than 100 Adobe-equipped networked Macs.
Constantly-developing programme of trips, speakers and workshops. We’ve been to places including New York, Berlin and Barcelona, and visited film sets and TV studios as well as trade shows like Eurogamer, Comic-Con and the Harry Potter studios.
You will plan and produce a film on location around the UK.
“We spent our first few weeks learning lots of new skills, like how to operate cameras and how to do sound and lighting, and then we started our film projects. The tutors have high expectations of us, but I know I can always ask for help if I need it.”
Stefania, Level 3 Creative Media
Our Students’ Success…
Our students have gone on to:
- ILM Producer – Aladdin
- Sound Recordist – The Crown
- Production Runner – The X Factor
- Music Videographer
- HND Moving Image – Nescot
- TV Production – Bournemouth University
- Cinematography – Bournemouth University
- Journalism – UAL
- Events Management – University of Gloucestershire
- Digital Film Production – Ravensbourne
Future Careers in Creative Media… Advertising and marketing, Animation, Broadcast, Cinematographer, Compositor, Events, Events management, Designer, Film editor, Film or TV producer, Journalism/publishing, Lighting engineer, Media producer, Product designer, Production runner, Radio, Sound engineer, Sound recordist, Teaching, Videographer, Visual effects.