University of Chester

University of Chester

Television Production

This course is intended for those who have serious aspirations to work in the broadcasting, independent production, and corporate sectors of the television industry; it aims to provide students with a range of creative, practical and critical skills that they can apply within and beyond the developing television industry.

Entry requirements

1st degree; there is no requirement for prospective students to hold a first degree specifically in media, as the level of theoretical and practical teaching and learning accounts for students who hold degrees from different disciplines. Applications from non-traditional or mature students, with relevant professional experience, are welcomed.

Course modules

Core modules: Multi-skilling for television; TV formats and features; contemporary media issues; television industry practices; new media practices; research skills and methods; television project.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through individual and group practical and written assignments with many of the modules utilising Industry-focused 'briefs' for assessments.

Sponsorship information

All students accepted onto the course are currently considered for a Granada TV bursary; UK students may consider Career Development Loans.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,140 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,700 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,140 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,140 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,140 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 11,700 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,900 per Whole course (International) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,800 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,800 per Whole course (International) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Warrington Campus Warrington WA2 0DB North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
01244 511000