Royal Holloway, University of London

Royal Holloway, University of London

Documentary by Practice

The course coves areas from authorship to authenticity; offers an in-depth programme of creative production: taking the student from conception through commissioning to research, composition and exhibition; students gain intensive experience of shooting, editing and direction, working with active filmmakers.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree in relevant subjects; or appropriate professional experience; candidates must submit evidence (such as a showreel) of prior production experience.

Course modules

From idea to screen; foundations of production; major documentary production, dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is carried out by a variety of methods including project work, photo essays and written production papers.

Sponsorship information

AHRC; University of London and Royal Holloway Scholarships.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 4,720 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 13,460 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Royal Holloway Egham TW20 0EX South East

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Telephone number: 
01784 443734