Digital Arts case study

Carson Corner - FdA Media Production

Why did you choose to study at Newcastle College?
I heard that Newcastle College delivered a really good programme for media production and a few of my friends recommended it. I looked into it and found that the course suited me. So I applied.

What are the facilities like at the College?
The facilities are really good, a lot better than expected. As a College I have been surprised at the facilities and the course content. You get so much production time in the editing suite and you get to use industry standard equipment. There is also a large studio that you have access to which is really beneficial.

Why did you choose the course?
I choose the course as I wanted to learn about different types of media, videography and editing. I hope to be an editor and the course offered the modules for me to learn this. I know the skills and knowledge I have learnt on this course are what I need to work in the industry.

What do you enjoy most about your course?
I’ve really enjoyed meeting the people on my course, there is a really good mix. We all have different interests so it’s good that we can learn from each other.

How would you describe the staff at the College?
The College staff have been very helpful and supportive. They have a lot of knowledge which is great as you know you can ask them anything. They always have time for you. They are really fantastic they push you to reach your potential.

What has been your highlight of studying at Newcastle College?
Meeting so many people at the College including friends, college staff and guest speakers, along with those who I have meet through my work opportunities.

What’s Newcastle like as a student city?
Newcastle is a great city to live in as a student. There are so many restaurants, bars and cafes. And the people in the city are really friendly.

Any words of advice for any student considering studying at Newcastle College?
Do it, it’s a great environment, it’s a great city and you will learn a lot. It’s a most.

Describe your experience in 3 words.
Fun, Educational and Inspiring