Creative students benefit from Industry Partnership

City of Glasgow College has launched a partnership with Glasgow-based Arteus Post Production to deliver specialist training to media and broadcast students.

An award-winning creative facility, Arteus provides a range of services across film and television. This industry connection with Scotland’s largest college will deliver a variety of professional post production courses and development opportunities for students and staff within the college’s Creative Industries Faculty.

James Wilson, Curriculum Head: Industry Academy and Youth Employability, City of Glasgow College, said:

“This new partnership will provide staff and students with on-going industry connections essential for our shared success. Arteus’ team are among Scotland's finest post production experts. Our combined expertise and outstanding facilities at City campus will enable us to better serve the broadcast and media industry. We look forward to developing our television curriculum in partnership with our new sponsors.”

Caroline Gorman, Client Services Manager for Arteus Post Production, said:  

“We are excited to build on previous creative collaborations with City of Glasgow College, and embark on an Industry Partnership that will allow us to engage further with staff and students.”

As well as professional courses including data wrangling, the in-kind course sponsorship will see the partnership supply:

  • 6 x 60 minute guest lectures on a range of career skills and specialisms
  • 2 x 3 day work placements for students per academic year
  • Opportunities for staff members to join Arteus for in-situ refresher training in specific areas of expertise and interest

Executive Director Corporate Development & Innovation, City of Glasgow College, Roy Gardner, added:

“Arteus Post Production is an ideal partner for our creative industries students. This distinctive agreement will perfectly compliment the faculty’s curriculum and gives us an opportunity to link directly from college to employment which is something that we are rolling out with other courses.”

For more information on Arteus please visit their website.