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Filmmaking (Hons), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #591 (QS) ,
Based in our Department of Film and Photography, this course enables you to explore the medium of film, developing your own filmmaking practice while acquiring skills for working professionally. You will engage with innovative, ambitious ideas, developing successful films as group and individual projects, and gain a practical knowledge of filmmaking production. 

About

Kingston School of Art's state-of-the-art facilities such as our moving image workshop and specialist filming equipment will enable you to produce films with high production values. You will be able to experiment with digital and analogue formats, and shoot, process, telecine and edit on 8mm and 16mm gauges. 

You will also have access to our 3D workshops, photography darkrooms, printmaking and animation facilities.Our academics are active practitioners in the film industry, working as directors, artists, editors and producers and able to offer access to unique work experience opportunities. For example, a number of our students have participated in placements at BFI Southbank, Institute of Contemporary Arts, LUX, Film London, Film & Video Umbrella, Fly Film and Suite TV.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses included: 

  • Filmmaking Practices 1
  • Filmmaking Practices 2
  • Filmmaking Practices 3
  • Contextualising Contemporary Practice: Film

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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Academic Requirements

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  • submit your application though UCAS Apply between the beginning of the September before you come to university and mid-January if you're a British or EU applicant;x
  • visit the UCAS website for exact dates and more information;
  • fully complete your application – as well as your personal details and academic record, you will need to supply a reference and make a personal statement, which the admissions tutor at Kingston will look at carefully; and
  • submit your application as early as possible so you have the best chance of receiving the right offers.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    14900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14900 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National Applies to you

    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 London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

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