Futureworks School of Media provides world-class education and training in Sound, Music, Film & TV, Games, Animation and Visual Effects – based in the centre of Manchester, in the North West of England – our premises, designed and fitted from scratch, boasts state of the art studios and high-spec production facilities built to industry standards.
This is the perfect environment for you to get to grips with the practical side of your chosen discipline, and develop the skills demanded by leading employers in the contemporary creative industries. ll Futureworks courses are delivered by experienced professionals, and our excellent links with industry employers mean students benefit from exciting guest lectures and fantastic opportunities to gain experience on real-world projects. Whether you’re just leaving school or you’re simply looking to update and develop your professional skills, we offer a variety of courses, ranging from short, intensive workshops to diplomas and undergraduate degrees.
Manchester has a huge student population (over 85,000!) so there is no shortage of things to do and places to go. Many businesses offer a student discount and there are deals, events, experiences and nights out specifically catered for students. Music, Media, Arts, Sports, Nightlife, Shopping, Getting round the city Academic Quality Team are here to make sure you get the most out of your studies by ensuring that our courses are reviewed, monitored and enhanced on an annual basis, and that we are working to guidelines set by the Government and our partner university.
Quality assurance processes enable us to safeguard the academic standards of the courses we offer, and provide you with the best possible student experience At Futureworks you can expect to be provided with a variety of learning resources to help aid your studies. Our courses require you to interact with a lot of different resources, from books and journals to cutting edge technology and equipment. We have made major investments in our facilities and learning resources and our truly outstanding facilities and learning resources provide the variety of learning resources you need for your studies, both practical and academic. As a Futureworks degree student, you are also enrolled as a student of the University of Central Lancashire. This gives you access to a wide range of facilities both online and at their central campus in Preston.