Taught course (will run subject to approval)

Sports Production Diploma

Institution
National Film and Television School · National Film and Television School
Qualifications
Diploma

Entry requirements

A proven interest in sports or live production and an ability to work as part of a team are essential. We are looking for people who are practically- minded and who have a good general education. An aptitude and passion for editing and/or camera work.

While many applicants will have a degree from a British or overseas university, we will consider applicants who do not have a degree if they have a creative track record or an alternative qualification.

Months of entry

January

Course content

This unique diploma course, delivered in partnership with IMG, the world’s largest independent sports producers, aims to equip students with the editorial skills required to produce state-of-the-art sports and live events coverage, highlights content and other material.

The course philosophy is that you learn by ‘doing’ as well as understanding theory and developing a variety of practical and creative skills. Specific areas taught and practiced are:

  • Sports programming landscape in the UK and worldwide
  • Producing sports and live events
  • Developing, pitching and responding to Requests for Information and Proposal (RFI/RFPs)
  • Managing people and being managed
  • Budgeting for Sports Productions
  • Specialist Workshops and Exercises
  • Graduation Projects

Information for international students

This course is only open to UK and EU/EEA applicants. If you are not an EEA National, you must already be in possession of a UK visa valid for the duration of this course. We are unable to accept your application if you do not.

Fees and funding

UK students
£8,500

The NFTS is committed to ensuring it is open to students of genuine ability, no matter what their background or financial circumstances. As an institution that develops the next generation of creative talent we feel a special responsibility to ensure our creative industries reflect the full diversity of our country.

For advice about fees and funding, contact studentfunding@nfts.co.uk.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • Diploma
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Helen Brownridge
Email
registry@nfts.co.uk