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Film and TV and Philosophy (Hons), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #701 (ARWU) Nottingham, United Kingdom
The Film and TV and Philosophy (Hons) course from Nottingham Trent University combinations are designed so that what you learn in one subject will complement and enhance what you learn in the other. In your final year you can choose either to split your time evenly between your two subjects, or to specialise in one. 
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Overview

By choosing Film and TV and Philosophy (Hons) course from Nottingham Trent University you’ll enjoy the freedom to choose from a wide range of optional modules, depending on your own preferences and interests. Your Philosophy studies will give you a unique perspective on the world which will enhance your understanding and appreciation of how we communicate our experiences on screen.

  • 92% of Film and TV joint honours graduates are in work or further study within just six months of finishing their degree. (DLHE 2016 /17).
  • 93% of Philosophy joint honours graduates are in work or further study within just six months of finishing their degree (DLHE 2016 /17).
  • 91% student satisfaction rate for philosophy.
  • NTU’s philosophy courses are in the UK’s Top 20 for student satisfaction.
  • Philosophy joint honours courses are ranked 13th in the Guardian League Tables 2019.
  • Study this course full-time or part-time. See How to Apply section.

Careers and employability

Your career development

This is a major part of the curriculum. Key transferable skills are emphasised and there are opportunities to develop links with organisations and potential employers. Joint honours courses develop a wide range of skills. These include written and oral communication skills, critical analysis and a variety of IT skills. But you’ll also become more self-motivated, be able to work independently and in teams, and develop excellent time management skills.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Reading the Screen: Approaches to Film and Television Studies
  • International Cinemas 
  • Applied Philosophy 
  • Philosophy: Thinkers and Themes
  • British Cinema
  • Analysing British Television
  • European Cinema and the City

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    83

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • 104 UCAS tariff points from up to four qualifications (two of which must be A-level equivalent); or
  • BTEC Extended Diploma - DMM.
  • GCSEs - English and Maths grade C / 4.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13900 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Nottingham

  • 583 - 980 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

  • A Tuition Fee Loan: Up to £9,000 per year to pay for your tuition fees.
  • A Maintenance Loan: Between £3,039 and £8,200 depending on your household income and whether or not you will be living in your parental home during term time. (Students in receipt of certain benefits can get up to £9,347 per year).
  • University bursaries or scholarships: for eligible students.

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