Lancaster University

Lancaster University

Film Studies

This programme is designed for graduates who want to prepare for doctoral study either by integrating creative practice with theoretical or historical work, or through traditional academic research. One third of the programme comprises taught modules, while two thirds are given over to a continuous overarching research project. Students will have strong supervisor support throughout the course and will be involved in regular group seminars during the first 2 academic terms.

Entry requirements

An upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or its equivalent, in a relevant discipline. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (minimum of 6.0 in each element) or equivalent.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Critical thinking; research theory and methods. Art modules: contemporary issues in the arts and creative sector. Design modules: contemporary issues in the arts and creative sector; imagination lab; design and business; design directions. Film studies modules: Contemporary issues in the arts and creative sector; cinema and history. Theatre and performance modules: Contemporary issues in the arts and creative sector.

Assessment methods

Assessment is via coursework, presentation, thesis and/or artwork or event.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,250 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 14,200 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Lancaster University Lancaster LA1 4YW North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01524 510880