Creative iMedia Games Design – Distance Learning


OCR iMedia is a two year taught course that allows you to complete this Level 2 GCSE equivalent course with weekly support from Holly Billinghurst, our lead Computer Science tutor and subject specialist. In year 2, learners have the choice to specialise in either Games Design or Film & Animation. Please scroll down for full details about coursework & exams.

** Due to popular demand *** Extra Year 1 Class added for September 2023

  • Fridays 12.15pm – FULL
  • Mondays 10.15am – *New Class*


Students enrolling for live classes are enrolled each year with your enrolment deposit securing your place.

Please select your preferred method of payment for the full course below.

For Term Dates & Timetables, please click here.

This is important to help us to support your child throughout their course. If you would like to discuss this in more detail, please get in touch.

Payment options are available by termly / annual invoice or monthly / weekly direct debit. All options are charged at £15 per week.

Pay a deposit of £50.00 per item


This is a two year distance learning Cambridge iMedia with Games Design course. In the same way as a BTEC and other OCR Nationals, the iMedia course is assessed over three units. 40% of the course is completed as coursework with a final written exam in May/June of year 2.

The course covers:

  • 64 one hour live small group lessons across two years with our specialist Computer Science & Media tutors
  • access to our pre-recorded lesson material
  • access to our independent study tasks
  • regular tutor assessed assignments
  • marking and authentication of both coursework units
  • mock exam

The course fee does not cover:

  • exam registration / coursework submission fee
  • coursework resit fees (from your exam centre)
  • Please contact Tutors and Exams centres to register for coursework submission & exam (marking authentication is included in course cost)

Each year, we offer a small number of privately funded scholarships to students who have reserved a place on our courses. To apply for a 2023/24 scholarship place, please apply here once registered.

Additional information

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Year 1 (Monday), Year 1 (Friday), Year 2 – Games Design, Year 2 – Film & Animation