There's no denying it: we are surrounded by the media. Almost every single part of our lives is centred around the media, be it for positive or negative reasons. There are thousands of jobs linked to the sector, most of which are creative and unique. I certainly would love to be a director on a film set, or a composer for a blockbuster film: the options are almost endless, but also very competitive.
Young people appear naturally engaged and more than capable when using media products. It's no longer impossible to become a filmmaker or songwriter and producer from your bedroom with amazing, free resources available online.
Look out for the MEDIA activities on the BARTS XTRA calendar. These sessions may take the form of:
Links to existing online resources
Live MEDIA related talks or guest speakers