Theatre and Film (Hons), B.A. | Queen Margaret University | Musselburgh, United Kingdom
36 months
7000 GBP/year
1820 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Theatre and Film (Hons) from Queen Margaret University gives you a unique chance to study these two exciting disciplines in depth and in tandem, developing your passion for live and recorded dramatic performance and preparing yourself for a rewarding career.


At Theatre and Film (Hons) from Queen Margaret University you will learn about the histories of theatre and cinema, and examine the key critical cultural and political debates. You will explore the spaces of the stage and studio, stage and screen performances and the genres, narratives and authorship of plays and screenplays. We study the economics and management of theatre and cinema within the creative industries.

Year One modules will give you a broad understanding of how theatre and film work as creative industries. You start your study of theatre and film narrative and performance, and gain experience of creative production.


Our graduates have used the specialist skills they learned on the course as a springboard to careers in theatre, film, teaching, postgraduate study and professions demanding communication and creativity. This course will give you the confidence and skills you need to direct the story of your own life.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Film Studies
  • Text and Performance
  • Narrative and Representation
  • The Origins of Theatre
  • Film and Creativity
  • Space, Performance and the Spectator
  • Theory, Drama & Audiences
  • Film Genre
  • British Theatre Since 1945
  • Media Production

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Scottish Higher: Standard - AABB, Minimum - BBBB

  • A Level: BBB
  • Irish Leaving Certificate: H2 H3 H3 H3 H3
  • International Baccalaureate: 30 points
  • International: IELTS of 6.0 with no element lower than 5.5.
  • Required subjects: We prefer you to have a good pass in English, Drama or Media Studies at Scottish Higher/A Level. English required and Maths preferred at Nat 5/GCSE.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7000 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    1820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1820 GBP per year during 36 months.

RUK FT fees: 9,250 GBP 


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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