Bournemouth University

Bournemouth University

Cinematography for Film and Television

This course aims to prepare students for careers in camerawork across the range of digital film, video and television platforms. This 12 month masters degree aims to develop creative skills, techniques and collaborative approaches which will help students to become ready for employment in camera work in today's evolving media industry. The emphasis of the course is about developing key intellectual and practical skills that not only match industry expectations but also challenge current practice, constantly striving to develop new approaches and techniques.

Entry requirements

Bachelor's degree, 2.1 Honours or above, or equivalent qualification and relevant work experience. Preferred subjects include Photography, Media and Digital Production, Art and Design. A showreel should be submitted with the application form. An interview is required. Applicants without a first degree but with significant industry experience may be considered in exceptional circumstances.

Course modules

Core modules: Digital cinematography for documentary; narrative constructions; digital cinematography for drama; cross-platform media practice. Optional modules: Masters production project; masters research project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 7,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 7,000 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Talbot Campus Poole BH12 5BB South West

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