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Film Studies

King's College London

36 months
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20790 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

The Film Studies BA offered by King's College London is taught in the heart of London within easy reach of the IMAX, the BFI Southbank and the British Film Institute Library, not to mention a large concentration of cinemas.

Overview

The Film Studies BA offered by King's College London  will provide you with detailed knowledge of both the creative potential of film and the relationship between film and the societies it portrays, setting you up for a career in media arts and related industries. Study an array of topics from different times and places, whilst making use of our well-equipped and enviable facilities.

Key benefits

  • Broad list of modules covering popular European and Asian film, underground and cult cinemas, documentary and new media, among many other areas
  • Enviable facilities including two dedicated, fully-equipped lecture-seminar rooms, a large film theatre with 35mm/digital projection, and a huge collection of print, VHS and DVD/ Blu-ray materials in the Maughan Library
  • Wide range of student societies, including an active film making society
  • We offer a friendly and supportive learning environment with a diverse and inclusive curriculum
  • Our central location offers exciting possibilities for further access to film, most notably King's close proximity to the British Film Institute
  • We provide a foundation for pursuing careers in the media, arts, and related activities

Career destinations

Recent graduates have found employment as:
  • Broadcast Assistants
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor of Communications
  • Location Managers
  • Producers
  • Researchers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Film Studies: Forms
  • Research & Scholarship in Film Studies
  • Critical Debates in Film Studies
  • Film History: 1895 - 1930
  • Film History: 1930 - 1945
  • Film History: 1945 - 1980
  • Film History: 1980 to the present

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • AAB

Please note that A-level General Studies, Critical Thinking, Thinking Skills and Global Perspectives are not accepted by King's as one of your A levels.

Must include an essay-based subject.

Subjects we have previously accepted for meeting the essay-based subject requirement include:

Anthropology, Business, Classics, Classical Civilisation, Creative Writing, English Language/English Literature/English Language and Literature, Modern languages , Latin, Law/Legal Studies, History, Religious Studies, Philosophy, Film Studies, Media Studies, Sociology, Economics, Psychology, Geography.

  • Required subjects
Applicants must be studying an essay-based subject.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20790 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20790 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

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

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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