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Film Production, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
Canterbury, United Kingdom
The Film Production programme at the University for the Creative Arts has produced high-profile alumni who have contributed to multiple global movie successes including Star Wars, Godzilla, Harry Potter and Mission Impossible and have achieved recognition at BAFTA and Oscar level.  
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Overview

The Film Production programme at the University for the Creative Arts believes in learning through doing, which is why this course is 75% practical and 25% theoretical. Coursework is screened at national and international competitions and festivals, providing a strong springboard for your future filmmaking career. 

From the beginning, you’ll become part of a close-knit creative team, making films as you would in the film industry. You’ll explore the different aspects of filmmaking and establish yourself in a key specialist role. 

You'll learn about the business of film, the production process from beginning to end and networking and communication skills to set you up for a career in the industry.  

Opportunities

This is one of the few courses where you can still combine the latest digital techniques with shooting and editing on 16mm film. We have a long tradition of training aspiring filmmakers on 16mm – this has a proven effectiveness for developing visual literacy and fostering the discipline and planning that will help you excel.  

The experience of studying film with like-minded people in a specialist arts environment will fuel your creativity and give you a wide network of invaluable contacts for your future career.  

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Encounters
  • Stories for the Screen
  • Screen Craft 
  • Screen Studies 
  • Screen Craft 2:1 - Production Roles
  • Screen Craft 2:2 - Short Film Production
  • Creative Documentary

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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General Requirements

Along with your portfolio, the standard entry requirements for this course are:One of the following:

  • 112 new UCAS tariff points, see accepted qualifications
  • Pass at Foundation Diploma in Art & Design (Level 3 or 4)
  • Distinction, Merit, Merit at BTEC Extended Diploma (Level 3)
  • Merit at UAL Extended Diploma (Level 3)
  • 112 new UCAS tariff points from an accredited Access to Higher Education Diploma in appropriate subject
  • 27-30 total points in the International Baccalaureate Diploma with at least 15 IB points at Higher level, see more information about IB entry requirements.
  • And four GCSE passes at grade A*-C and/or grade 4-9 including English (or Functional Skills English/Key Skills Communication Level 2).

Tuition Fee

  • EU/EEA

    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 Canterbury

  • 660 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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