BA (Hons) Film & TV Production

 

Do you have a passion for film and TV and a desire to bring stories to life on screen? Are you looking for a flexible course with the opportunity to specialise in production or screenwriting? Taught by lecturers who are filmmakers and screenwriters, this course takes a ‘learn by doing’ approach. You will write scripts, research concepts and make your own films and TV programmes. The strong practical element, coupled with a work placement, ensure you will graduate with a diverse portfolio and the creative knowledge to take you into the broadcasting industry and beyond.

You will be guided by lecturers with real experience, many of whom are active in the industry. You will also have the opportunity to interact with a wealth of industry contacts and alumni who support the course in many different ways, from industry talks and guest lectures to student placements, keeping the course content fresh and relevant. The insight and practical knowledge you will gain from this first hand contact will help you develop the professional skills you will need to move into the challenging but rewarding film and television industry.

FILM & TV PRODUCTION CAREERS

  • Presenter
  • Newsreader
  • video camera operator
  • sound engineer
  • Producer
  • Director
  • Researcher
  • Producer
  • Screen Writer
  • Editor

YOUR DEGREE AT A GLANCE

DURATION 3 YEARS

YEAR 1 (120 CREDITS)

  • MI4001 - Film & TV Production 1 (Core,20 Credits)
  • MI4002 - Experimental Film 1 (Core,20 Credits)
  • MI4003 - Screenwriting 1 (Core,20 Credits)
  • MI4004 - Professional Practice 1 (Core,20 Credits)
  • MI4005 - Sound and Post Production 1 (Core,20 Credits)
  • MI4017 - Films for Filmmakers 1: Critical Concepts in Film and Television Studies (Core,20 Credits)

YEAR 2 (120 CREDITS)

  • MI5001 - Film Production 2 - Documentary (Optional,20 Credits)
  • MI5002 - Screenwriting 2 - Writer's Room (Optional,20 Credits)
  • MI5004 - Sound and Post Production 2 (Optional,20 Credits)
  • MI5005 - Screenwriting 2 - Screenplay Workshop (Optional,20 Credits)
  • MI5006 - Professional Practice 2 (Core,20 Credits)
  • MI5020 - Film & TV Production 2 - Drama (Optional,20 Credits)
  • MI5021 - Directing ActMI5021 - Directing Actors (Optional,20 Credits)ors (Optional,20 Credits)
  • MI5022 - Cinematography (Optional,20 Credits)
  • MI5023 - Creative Development (Optional,20 Credits)
  • MP5024 - Media Events (Core,20 Credits)

YEAR 3 (120 CREDITS)

  • MI6001 - Film and TV Production 3 (Optional,40 Credits)
  • MI6002 - Screenwriting 3 (Optional,40 Credits)
  • MI6003 - Experimental Film 2 (Core,20 Credits)
  • MI6004 - Watching the Detectives: Contemporary European Crime Film and TV (Optional,20 Credits)
  • MI6005 - Popular Music on Film and Television (Optional,20 Credits)
  • MI6007 - Cult Film and Television (Optional,20 Credits)
  • MI6017 - Professional Practice 3 (Core,20 Credits)
  • MI6019 - Storyworlds (Core,20 Credits)