Brunel University London

Brunel University London

Documentary Practice

This course is a modern and innovative postgraduate course that draws on a dense network of organisations and individuals working in documentary today. The course provides students with the space to creatively, practically and critically engage with the documentary from a variety of traditions, and is structured to provide them with training and professional expertise in dominant/mainstream documentary production techniques, procedures and alternative traditions.

Entry requirements

A UK 1st or 2nd class (2.1) Honours degree or equivalent internationally recognised qualification in film, television, media or communications is required. Other subjects and qualifications will be considered if they can demonstrate sufficient academic experience in areas relevant to the subject and are assessed on an individual basis. Entry criteria are subject to change. English language requirements: IELTS: 6.5 (min 6 in all areas); Pearson: 58 (51 in all subscores); BrunELT: 65 per cent (min 60 per cent in all areas).

Course modules

Modules include: documentary (from script to screen); theory and history of documentary practices; the art and grammar of editing; alternative practices; short documentary film; final documentary film.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by individual film projects, presentations and essays.

Sponsorship information

Self-funding.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,300 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,400 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Brunel University London Uxbridge UB8 3PH South East

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