Bath Spa University

Bath Spa University

Feature Filmmaking

This course is designed to give an industry- focused education in the business and practice of modern feature making for fact or fiction. The collaborative nature of modern filmmaking means that this is a course for students with aspirations as filmmakers who want to develop both their aesthetic and business skills for a long successful career working on feature length documentaries or fiction films. Supported by film industry professionals, students develop their voice as a visual storyteller.

Entry requirements

Applicants to the 12 month programme must have a script or treatment, which in the opinion of Bath Spa is at pre-production at the point of interview. If the script or treatment requires any significant extra work, or an extended filming schedule, the applicants are offered a place on the 24 month version of the course. It is each applicant's responsibility to work with the development manager to develop the project so it can be approved for production.

Course modules

Modules include: development; finance; pre-production; audience; production.

Assessment methods

Assessment tasks will be varied including scriptwriting, production folders, audience building strategies and a feature film project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 12,870 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 12,870 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 12,870 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 12,870 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 12,870 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 12,870 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 6,435 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 6,435 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 6,435 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 6,435 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 6,435 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PgCert Full-time October 2016 - 6 months
PgDip Full-time October 2016 - 9 months
PgDip Part-time October 2016 GBP 4,290 per Year 1 (Scotland) 18 months
PgDip Part-time October 2016 GBP 4,290 per Year 1 (Wales) 18 months
PgDip Part-time October 2016 GBP 4,290 per Year 1 (EU) 18 months
PgDip Part-time October 2016 GBP 4,290 per Year 1 (England) 18 months
PgDip Part-time October 2016 GBP 4,290 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Newton Park Campus Bath BA2 9BN South West

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Key information

Contact: 
Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01225 875875