University of Essex
Film Studies (Creative Practice)
This programme offers students a choice of pathways for them to develop their creative practice.
A Master's degree, or equivalent, in a relevant discipline. Some applicants may be accepted on the basis of an outstanding Bachelors. A well developed research proposal is also essential. If English is not a 1st language, then an IELTS 7.0 or equivalent is required.
Stage 1-3 modules: compulsory: literature - research. stage 4 modules: Compulsory: literature � completion.
Students work on an original screenplay or equivalent short screenplays (80-120 pages, equivalent to 80-100+ minutes of screen time and roughly 30,000 words) plus a critical commentary of 40,000 words. Alternatively they can work on a full-length film or equivalent short films (80-120 minutes screen time), a sample screenplay excerpt (10,000+ words) and critical commentary (30,000-40,000 words).
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 11,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 2,000 per Academic year (home fees)||4 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 5,975 per Academic year (overseas fees)||4 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 2,000 per Academic year (home fees)||6 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 5,975 per Academic year (overseas fees)||6 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees)||36 months|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 11,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||36 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Colchester Campus||Colchester||CO4 3SQ||South East|