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Film and History (Hons)

University of Kent

36 months
17400 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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By studying Film and History (Hons) at University of Kent, you discover how forms of film have emerged and investigate the historical, social and cultural contexts of films.


This Film and History (Hons) at University of Kent takes a similar approach when examining the past; working with a variety of texts and sources to understand events and perspectives.


Despite the increasingly competitive job market, our graduates continue to excel. Recent graduates have found employment in fields such as:
  • journalism and the media
  • film and television 
  • management and administration
  • local and national civil services
  • the museums and heritage sector
  • commerce and banking
  • teaching and research
  • law.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Film Style 
  •  Disability and the Arts
  • Photography: Contexts of Practice 
  • Case Study in World Cinema 
  • Film Genre (Horror) 
  • FSound, Music and Cinema

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 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

  • A level

    BBB including a Humanities based essay writing subject including a humanities based essay writing subject which includes History, English, Philosophy, Religious Studies or Classical Civilisation.

  •  Access to HE Diploma

    The University welcomes applications from Access to Higher Education Diploma candidates for consideration. A typical offer may require you to obtain a proportion of Level 3 credits in relevant subjects at merit grade or above.

  •  BTEC Nationals

    The University will consider applicants holding BTEC National Diploma and Extended National Diploma Qualifications (QCF; NQF; OCR) on a case-by-case basis. Please contact us for further advice on your individual circumstances.

  •  International Baccalaureate

    30 points overall or 15 points at HL including History 5 at HL or 6 at SL

  • Tuition Fee

    To alway see correct tuition fees
    • International

      17400 GBP/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 17400 GBP per year during 36 months.
    • National

      9250 GBP/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
    • EU full-time £13000
    • Home part-time £4625
    • EU part-time £6500
    • International part-time £8700

    Living costs for Canterbury

    660 - 1140 GBP /month
    Living costs

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


    Kent offers generous financial support schemes to assist eligible undergraduate students during their studies. 

    Scholarships are available for excellence in academic performance, sport and music and are awarded on merit.

    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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