Author Archives: Michelle Hoole

About Michelle Hoole

Teacher Advisor at the City Learning Centres, based at the Derek Fatchett City Learning Centre.

CLC BTEC Results Success 2011

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Leeds City Learning Centres and the students who attend the CLCs have had yet another incredibly successful year. 91% of our year 11 students achieved the Diploma in Creative Media Production, Music or Art and Design. Over 50% of these students achieved … Continue reading

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Animation Summer School 2011

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Students from Holy Trinity Primary, Corpus Christi,   Ralph Thoresby, Burley St Matthias, Stanningley Primary, Benton Park and Abbey Grange came to the Derek Fatchett City Learning Centre spent a whole week creating stop motion animation. The young people created models and spent hours patiently … Continue reading

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Gamemaker Summer School 2011

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While regular schools were taking a break this summer the industrious Leeds City Learning Centres continued with another successful round of summer provision for 2011. 12 students from Allerton High, Horsforth, Prince Henry’s Grammar, Ralph Thoresby, Benton Park, Abbey Grange … Continue reading

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BTEC Level 1 Students Success

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Students from City of Leeds School have been taking part in a pilot Media course that has been designed to allow students who are not yet ready to undertake a Level 2 course in Year 10 to do so in … Continue reading

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Claymation model making at DFC

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Students from City of Leeds school are currently working on their animation unit for the  BTEC Level 1 Certificate in Creative Media Production. They have been exploring different styles of animation: creating flip books, thaumotropes and looking at 3D CGI … Continue reading

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BTEC Creative Media Production e-safety videos

Students from City of Leeds school have completed their Developing Video Products unit. These students attend the Derek Fatchett CLC for one day a week and are currently studying for the BTEC Level 1 Certificate in Creative Media Production. They … Continue reading

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Year 10 Media Students Complete their First Unit

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The Year 10 Media students from City of Leeds school studying at the Derek Fatchett CLC have just completed their first unit: Investigating Interactive Media Products. In this unit, students investigated a range of interactive media products, had a number of … Continue reading

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BTEC Media Courses – 100% Success Rate

Continuing on with the successes of last year, students on two of our courses have enjoyed some amazing success this year. Both courses had a 100% success rate, above our already high expectations. Students from City of Leeds School came … Continue reading

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CPD available at the CLCs

There are a number of courses still available at the CLC for this academic year. Please download our brochure and see what we have available for you. CPD Brochure

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