Film, TV, VFX Production and Graphic Design at Confetti

Whether you’re a dab hand behind a camera or at your computer creating stunning visual effects and graphics, we’ve got the course for you. Wherever your strengths lie, at Confetti we will nurture your talents and give you the experience, practice and access to the right facilities to allow you to grow your skills in TV, film, design and visual effects.

Why you should study Film, TV or VFX production with us:

  • Benefit from being part of Nottingham Trent, which was named University of the Year in 2017
  • Industry-standard facilities including a television studio space, green screen VFX studio, screening room and production lab to name just a few
  • Our annual Industry Week is inspiring for students, and features talks from a variety of household names such as actors Vicky McClure and Joe Dempsie, director Shane Meadows, documentary filmmaker Nick Broomfield and many more
  • At Confetti, we pride ourselves on our industry links which allow students to ‘do it for real’, and experience working in their chosen industries alongside their studies. Past students have gained work experience with the likes of BBC and Notts TV, and at Nottingham Forest, Splendour Festival and many more

See our students’ work

Meet the industry

Expect a course jam-packed with big-name guests hosting talks and workshops, giving you the chance to meet some of the most well-connected names in the music industry.

  • Director Shane Meadows
  • BAFTA winner Vicky McClure
  • Documentary filmmaker Nick Broomfield
  • Emmerdale actors Sammy Winward and Roxy Shahidi
  • Motion and facial capture artist Rebecca Leybourne (Star Wars and The Avengers)
  • Aardman Animations (Shaun the Sheep)

Courses available in this subject area

college student using camera

DIGITAL MEDIA – BTEC LEVEL 2

Full time | 1 year

Are you interested in all things digital media? This course will teach you skills in photography, filmmaking, audio recording and lighting for still and moving image, providing an excellent basis for further study.

college student using camera at Splendour

FILM AND TV PRODUCTION – BTEC LEVEL 3

Full time | 2 years

For aspiring writers, producers, cinematographers and directors, this course will equip you with the skills and experience needed to pursue a career in this highly competitive, exciting industry.

VFX & ANIMATION – BTEC LEVEL 3

Full time | 2 years

From animation techniques, to 2D graphics and 3D modelling, this course will teach you the skills needed for careers in animation and VFX for film, TV post-production or games.

GRAPHIC AND DIGITAL DESIGN – BTEC LEVEL 3

Full time | 2 years

This course provides an all-round understanding of the design process from start to finish. You will learn to use design software packages including Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects and InDesign.

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Advice & Support

You’ll have access to a wide range of Student Support Services – all geared up to help you get the most out of your time here.

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Fees & Funding

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