Welcome to Creative Digital Media

The National 5 Creative Industries is a qualification which develops the knowledge and skills required for employment or further study in the creative industries.


Mr A McArtney

Course Information 

The Course covers the following units: an Introduction to the Creative Industries, Creative Industries Skills Development, the Creative Process, and a Creative Project.

As they work through the Course, learners will gain an awareness of the opportunities and jobs in the different sectors and they will develop transferable employability skills, including:

  •   an understanding of the workplace and the employee’s responsibilities (e.g. time-keeping, appearance, customer care)

  •   self-evaluation skills

  •   positive attitude to learning

  •   flexible approaches to solving problems

  •   adaptability and positive attitude to change

  •   confidence to set goals, reflect and learn from experience

  •   skills to become effective job-seekers and employees

    The key focus of the course is to provide learners with the opportunity to work with others to plan, develop, implement and evaluate a creative project in response to a given brief.