Specialism: Creative, technical and broadcast and digital media
Date of opening: September 2016
Global Academy UTC offers a broad range of courses that focus on building the practical and technical skills young people need for successful careers in the media, digital, creative and broadcast industries. Students of Global Academy develop key skills in creativity, teamwork and problem-solving.
The curriculum includes both classroom-based and practical, hands-on learning in radio and TV Production, broadcast engineering, app development, music technology, script -writing, event management, web development, music publishing and news journalism.
Alongside their technical qualifications, students at Global study core GCSEs and A Levels and develop clear progression routes into higher education or further learning in work, including apprenticeships.