SOAS, University of London

SOAS, University of London

Film and History

This programme provides students with the opportunity to acquire knowledge of film in historical context as a means of mastering transferable analytical skills and so prepare students for a variety of professional or research careers. The programme can be adapted to meet a wide range of interests; its bi-directional focus on the disciplines of film and history also provides students with a flexible series of modular units from which to choose.

Entry requirements

2.1 degree (2.2 may be considered along with strong letters of recommendations).

Course modules

The core course examines the representation of history in film, and film in history by placing filmic representations of the societies and diasporas of/from/between Asia and Africa into historical context.

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 7,900 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 16,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
School of Oriental and African Studies Camden WC1H 0XG South East

Key information

Student Recruitment Office
Telephone number: 
020 7898 4700