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Film and Media Studies

University of Leicester

36 months
Duration
17450 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

Few art forms can entertain, shock, inform or make us laugh the way film can. In this Film and Media Studies degree offered at University of Leicester, you’ll explore the power of film and other modern media – drawing on critical approaches based in the humanities and social sciences.

Overview

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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • American Film and Visual Culture
  • Film and Art: Academic Study and the Workplace
  • Film History 
  • Media and Communication 
  • Reading Film
  • Studying Media and Communication 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
61
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
61
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17450 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Leicester

751 - 1426 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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