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Through a combination of lectures, seminars, reflective practice and self-directed learning, everything you learn will be put into practice through a wide range of practical, industry-focused exercises and productions. You will also collaborate with our filmmaking students who will create material which you will have the opportunity to be involved in. You will leave the course with a showreel, headshots and CV.

  • Career skills. Secure employment in the creative screen industries with first-hand practical guidance from industry professional tutors.
  • High-calibre guest speakers and tutors. Learn from the best ‘Industry guest speakers and masterclasses’.
  • Immersive and fast. Complete your course in just two years and start working in the industry sooner

What you will learn

The Screen Acting (Hons) from MetFilm School is divided into six learning themes which focus on a variety of screen acting forms and include collaborative productions with our filmmaking students as well as your own production opportunities. The themes are all woven into the modular structure of the course. These productions include Short Form, Episodic, Genre, Long Form and your Graduation project.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Story and Script
  • Character and performance
  • Acting Methods and Techniques
  • Behind the Camera
  • Screen Business
  • Specialist Acting Skills

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    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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General Requirements

  • You must be 18 years of age, or older, at the start of the course
  • If you’re under the age of 21, you must provide evidence of at least 100 UCAS Tariff points and possess two ‘A’ levels or an equivalent qualification, such as a National Diploma or Baccalaureate.
  • We require all students to demonstrate previous acting experience and to submit either their acting showreel or filmed duologue. 
  • We are happy to consider students who have not met the academic tariff if they are able to demonstrate sufficient acting experience and/or attendance on substantive relevant acting courses.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    38600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38600 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    36600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36600 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
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