Creative iMedia KS4

The Cambridge Nationals in Creative iMedia allows learners to gain knowledge in a number of key areas in the media field, from pre-production skills to digital animation, and offers a hands-on approach to learning.

The options available offer the chance for students to explore areas of creative media that interest them. The Cambridge Nationals in Creative iMedia will also provide opportunities to develop useful transferable skills such as research, planning, and review, working with others and communicating creative concepts effectively.

Year 10
Half Term
Topics to be covered (practical and theory)Home Learning
1R081 – Pre-production Skills (exam unit)
Introducing Creative iMedia and the theory behind planning a production.
Exam based questions
2R081 – Pre-production Skills (exam unit)
Introducing Creative iMedia and the theory behind planning a production.
Exam based questions
3Photoshop Skills Tasks
Mini Photoshop tasks to get pupils used to using basic and advanced tools in Photoshop
Reflection on Photoshop Task
4R082 – Creating Digital Graphics (coursework unit)
Coursework unit which revolves around the designing of a DVD cover using Photoshop.
Pre-learning tasks
5R082 – Creating Digital Graphics (coursework unit)
Coursework unit which revolves around the designing of a DVD cover using Photoshop.
Reflection Forms on Progress in lesson
6R082 – Creating Digital Graphics (coursework unit)
Coursework unit which revolves around the designing of a DVD cover using Photoshop.
Reflection and Evaluation of unit through Google Forms
Year 11
Half Term
Topics to be covered (practical and theory)
Home Learning
1R085 – Create a multipage website (coursework unit)
Coursework unit which revolves around the creation of a website. (Microsoft Web Expression)
2R085 – Create a multipage website (coursework unit)
Coursework unit which revolves around the creation of a website. (Microsoft Web Expression)
Reflection and Evaluation of unit through Google Forms
3R092 – Creating digital games (coursework unit)
Coursework unit which revolves around the development of a digital game. (Game Maker Lite)
4R092 – Creating digital games (coursework unit)
Coursework unit which revolves around the development of a digital game. (Game Maker Lite)
Pre-learning tasks
5R092 – Creating digital games (coursework unit)
Coursework unit which revolves around the development of a digital game. (Game Maker Lite)
Reflection and Evaluation of unit through Google Forms