Birmingham City University

Birmingham City University

Television Production

This course is designed to mirror industry practice and processes, so students can expect extensive, hands-on experience as they expand their television production skills from the outset. Students will develop a thorough grounding in television theories and gain a comprehensive understanding of the real-world challenges that exist in this rewarding industry. In addition to undertaking a significant amount of practical work, students will learn the contextual theories and study the rapid development of the industry and will also complete personal development planning, helping them transform into a successful and knowledgeable media professional.

Entry requirements

An upper 2nd Class Bachelor's degree in a relevant subject area. Candidates should be able to demonstrate prior experience of work in television, media production or other media related areas. Achievements should clearly demonstrate a keen interest in the television sector. Students are advised to read around the subject of media and to explore examples. Applications should demonstrate the ability to generate and develop ideas, as judged by the MA team. Applicants whose 1st language is not English, must have achieved an IELTS 6.5 (or equivalent). The University welcomes non-traditional applications, particularly from applicants with substantial professional or production experience. It may also be possible to award module credits via APL/APEL if candidates can provide evidence of prior learning.

Course modules

Core modules include: television factual entertainment and television documentaries and features; enterprise; production lab; MA by practice.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campuses Birmingham B4 7XG West Midlands

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Key information

Contact: 
Media Admissions
Telephone number: 
0121 331 5595