HOW THE COURSE IS ASSESSED
70% exam and 30% coursework
Students progress to a variety of degree courses and a range of HE institutions for
both single and joint honours . This course will also give you a show reel, created
using industry standard software (Adobe Premiere Pro/Photoshop) for when applying
for Media Production courses/ work experience/apprenticeships.
Communication, interpretation, teamwork, project management, technical skills.
An annual highlight is the Cosmat Conference, organised by Varndean staff for A Level
students from all over Sussex, which invites leading filmmakers such as Ben Wheatley
(Sightseers/ Free Fire/High Rise) to show and discuss their work. There are guest
speakers leading sessions on scriptwriting eg Jenny Lecoat (Another Mother’s Son).
Cinema visits included a special screening of I, Daniel Blake with a director’s Q&A.
Further plans include guest speakers from Radio and TV.