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Film and Television Production (Level 6), B.A.

Film and Television Production (Level 6), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

About

You will benefit from professional guests in lectures, the chance to gain industry experience and the freedom to explore different areas of film and TV production in line with your interests and career goals.

Working in professional-standard film and TV studios, editing and grading suites, you will refine your existing skills through hands-on workshops on the technical aspects of moving image, screenwriting and creating short films and TV programmes. You will cover essential modules such as The Extended Essay and Screen Production and have the option to complete a work placement, preparing you for a successful graduate career.

The university’s annual Media Festival will give you the opportunity to meet and gain valuable insight from respected media practitioners. Previous guests have included BBC presenter, Sharron Davies; YouTube entrepreneurs from Yogscast; and TV writer and script editor, Keith Littler.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

You'll have a mixture of practical projects, written coursework and portfolio assessment as well as the opportunity to complete a work placement. 

Courses Included:

  • Screen Production 3
  • Media and Cultural Theory
  • The Extended Essay
  • Ethics, Censorship and Regulation 
  • Creative Media Project
  • Creative Media Project Research
  • Screenwriting 3
  • Cult Film and Television

              English Language Requirements

              You need the following IELTS score:

              • Minimum required score:

                6

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              Academic Requirements

              • Applicants should possess an HND, Diploma of Higher Education or Foundation degree.
              • Grade C in GCSE English and Mathematics (or equivalent) are normally required.

              Tuition Fee

              • International Applies to you

                13500 GBP/year
                Tuition Fee
                Based on the original amount of 13500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
              • EU/EEA Applies to you

                9250 GBP/year
                Tuition Fee
                Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
              We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

              Living costs for Cheltenham

              • 660 - 1140 GBP/month
                Living Costs

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

              Funding

              • No upfront tuition fees. You won’t have to pay any fees while you are studying; you can apply for a student tuition fee loan to cover the fees. This will be paid directly to the university.
              • You can also apply for a student maintenance loan to help towards your living costs up to £8,200 if you live away from home to study and up to £6,904 if you stay at home.
              • Additional non-repayable grants may be available for students with dependents and for students with disabilities.
              • Living cost loans and grants will be paid to students in three equal instalments over the academic year – one at the beginning of each term.
              • You will only start to repay the loan after you have graduated and are in employment and earning over £21,000. You will repay 9% of your income above £21,000. For example if you earn £25,000 you would repay £30 a month. (i.e. 9% of £4,000/12 months).

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