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Media, Film and Television Studies with Foundation Year (Hons)

University of Wolverhampton

48 months
13450 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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At the BA in Media, Film and Television Studies with Foundation Year (Hons) at University of Wolverhampton you will develop a range of subject specific and essential transferable skills in research, analysis and referencing, useful in many walks of life once you have graduated.


At the BA in Media, Film and Television Studies with Foundation Year (Hons) at University of Wolverhampton  You will gain an insight into the culture of other nations through their use of film and television, and an in-depth knowledge of how the film and television industries work.

You may choose from a wide range of modules in Film and Television Studies including popular film genres such as science fiction, and contemporary television programmes like Scandi-noir productions.

As well as Hollywood spectaculars, you will have the opportunity to study other national cinemas, in particular French, Italian, British, Indian and Iranian, and directors including Hitchcock, Scorsese, Fellini, Truffaut, Nolan, Burton and Kiarostami.

Throughout your three years of study you may choose to follow a production or screenwriting strand, and explore critical approaches to film, such as visual stylistics, narrative theory, storytelling and plot construction as well as the theory behind editing and camera work.

Career path

Graduates in Film and Television Studies have found work in the media and creative industries, including broadcasting corporations such as the BBC and Pathé News, film production, journalism, media positions, teaching and television. Some Film and Television Studies graduates take higher degrees, notably our own MA in Film Studies, as well as PhDs. Others have set up media production companies or have become freelance writers. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Academic Skills
  • Critical Thinking
  • Independent Project
  • Multiculturalism? Culture and Society in Modern Britain
  • Representations of Utopias and Dystopias
  • Wolverhampton and its People
  • Introducing Screen Analysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 96 months

Start dates & application deadlines


480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • DD from A level
  • BTEC QCF Extended Diploma grade PPP, BTEC QCF Diploma grade MP
  • Pass Access to HE Diploma (Full Award)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13450 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Part-time tuition fee:

  • Home - £3120 per year
  • International - £6725 per year

Living costs for Birmingham

765 - 1134 GBP /month
Living costs

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


The University also offers a range of Bursaries and Scholarships in addition to other financial support packages.

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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