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Film and Animation - Film Directing, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

Besides learning how to break down and visually approach a film project, directing students study how to work with and direct actors, the pre-production process, the importance of telling a story visually, and recognizing how their work may fit into the larger picture of culture and society.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Basic Production
  • Cinematic Storytelling
  • Filmmaking II: The Professional Crew
  • Post Production 
  • Screenwriting
  • Filmmaking III: Mastering the Art and Craft of Film Production
  • Twentieth Century Cinema
  • Producing & Directing the Thesis Film 
  • The American Film Director
  • Film Directing
  • Contemporary Film Studies

                      English Language Requirements

                      You only need to take one of these language tests:

                      • Minimum required score:

                        70

                        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:

                        550

                        The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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                      • Minimum required score:

                        6

                        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.

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                      Academic Requirements

                      General Requirements

                      • An Application for Undergraduate Admission
                      • A $40 non-refundable fee
                      • Two letters of recommendation
                      • Official SAT or ACT standardized test scores
                      • Official transcripts from all high schools attended
                      • Personal Essay on a topic of your choice optional
                      • Personal Interview optional

                      Tuition Fee

                      • International

                        45528 USD/year
                        Tuition Fee
                        Based on the original amount of 45528 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
                      • National

                        39686 USD/year
                        Tuition Fee
                        Based on the original amount of 39686 USD per year and a duration of 48 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 Madison

                      • 1793 - 4420 USD/month
                        Living Costs

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

                      Funding

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