Over the course of our Film and Media Studies BA offered at the University of Leicester, you will discover the relationship between film and other screen, broadcast and print media, and engage with the various theories that have developed around the subject.
Leicester is ranked among the top 15 places in the UK for teaching Film and Media Studies.* You will be taught by academics with expertise ranging from British documentary film and television to themes and trends of contemporary Hollywood, and from European art cinema to Chinese cinema.
During your degree you will explore the power of the audiovisual and digital media within contemporary society and culture. This course also has an interdisciplinary aspect as you will draw upon expertise from social sciences and humanities.
Careers and employability
Our curriculum includes employability and practical modules such as 'Film and Art: Academic Study and the Workplace', 'Film Production' and 'Film and Art Journalism'.
Skills acquired on this course have equipped our students to go into film preservation and curating, teaching, and other creative aspects of the film and media industries. It also provides a foundation for careers in film journalism and other cultural management positions.
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- American Film and Visual Culture
- Film and Art: Academic Study and the Workplace
- Film History
- Media and Communication
- Reading Film
- Studying Media and Communication
- 36 months
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DisciplinesVisual Arts Film, Photography & Media Media Studies & Mass Media View 733 other Bachelors in Film, Photography & Media in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A/AS-levels: ABB-BBB. Two AS-levels considered in place of one A-Level. General Studies is accepted
- EPQ with A-levels: BBB-BBC + EPQ at grade B
- Access to HE Diploma: Pass relevant diploma with a minimum of 45 credits at level 3, 24 of which must be at distinction.
- International Baccalaureate: Pass Diploma with 28 points.
- BTEC Nationals: Pass Diploma with DDM
International17450 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 17450 GBP per year during 36 months.
EU/EEA9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
Living costs for Leicester
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