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BA (Hons)Film and Television Studies

Northumbria University
United Kingdom, Newcastle
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Overview

Film and Television Studies at Northumbria combines the study of theoretical and practical elements of these forms of media in one innovative course.

Supported by academic researchers and industry professionals you will analyse the historical and social context of cinema and television, covering a wide range of genres from comedy to horror. You will benefit from our partnerships with cultural institutions such as the Tyneside Cinema. You can also choose to put your knowledge into practice by developing your own short film.

Recent graduates now work in organisations like the BBC, ITV, Endemol, the British Film Institute and the National Film Theatre.

Programme structure

Your course in brief

Year 1

An introductory year where you gain a solid grounding in film history, analysis and critical studies, and an introduction to practical filmmaking skills

Year 2

You carry out advanced study of key film and TV studies topics, such as Hollywood Cinema, Documentary, Genre and British television, as well as an advanced film-making module.

Year 3

Through a mixture of core and optional modules, you have opportunity to create your own course of study, including a choice between a final written dissertation or a practical film-making task.

Career opportunities

Whether your interests lie with the big screen or the small screen, you will graduate with a skillset to make your mark in industry. You will be experienced in research, meeting deadlines and working independently and collaboratively. You will be confident in a range of settings, with the ability to communicate effectively, pitch ideas and justify your opinions.

Graduates will be well-suited for a range of careers including: arts administration, cultural management, television research, scriptwriting and screenwriting, teaching, lecturing and research.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States