Associate Degree In Video Production


Degree Program General Entry Requirements:

  1. A minimum of 5 CXC/GCE subjects at Grades 1, 2 or 3 (since 1998) or equivalent, including English Language and Mathematics or a numeric   subject.
  2. Two Passport size photographs, verified by a Justice of Peace or Superintendent of Police
  3. Good oral and written communication skills
  4. Two letters of recommendation (Last Institution/ Immediate Supervisor)
  5. TRN
  6. Birth Certificate
  7. Medical Certificate
  8. Degree students are required to sit an English and Math Proficiency Examination.

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Visual messages play an important part in our lives especially to the fact that we live in a digital age- from messages, stories, music videos, documentaries, commercials, live events, memorable events and movies. Imagine all those ideas floating around in your mind that you can bring to life and share with the world!  At the Media Technology Institute, we help you to express your creativity.


Popular Career Options

With a certification in Video Production you can work for yourself or you are able to work with video production studios, advertising companies and television networks;  Job titles include:

  • Director
  • Camera operator
  • Director of lighting
  • Video production assistant
  • Sound designer
  • Film producer

The Associate Degree in Video Production is a two year programme conducted on evenings and weekends where students are required to do a core curriculum along with general education studies and electives. The programme is open to media workers, producers and serious individuals who wish to make television and video production a career.


Prescribed Programme of Study

The Programme consists of 2 core units, 5 general education units and 3 electives. Practical work includes simulated laboratories and industry internships in various areas of television broadcasting, production, lighting, scriptwriting and editing.


Campus: C.P.T.C. at Caenwood Centre

Duration: 2 years

Requirements: 5 CXC Subjects

Programme Delivery: Between Monday- Saturday

Time: 6pm-8pm, September 2016

Programme Cost: JA$467,000.00 (Yr 1:$233,500.00 | Yr 2: $233,500.00) *Payment Plan per semester is available.


The Institute is fully registered and recognized by the official accreditation body for tertiary education in Jamaica and is certified by NCTVET.