University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

Film and Television Studies

The MLitt in Film and Television Studies, taught in Scotland's media capital, offers the opportunity for the critical study of film and television. This well-established programme provides an advanced understanding of the approaches and methodologies in Film and Television Studies and to equip students with core research skills for advanced study in this field. The Master's is designed for those with some background in film, television, media or communication studies (or related fields) who are contemplating, or developing, a career in media research or criticism. It is particularly relevant as preparation for further postgraduate research in film and television. The MLitt in Film and Television Studies at the University of Glasgow is a well-established programme taught in Scotland's media capital.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for postgraduate taught programmes are a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification (for example, GPA 3.0 or above) in a relevant subject unless otherwise specified.

Course modules

The MLitt has 3 components: Core course: Taught from September-March, which introduces the breadth of film and television studies as a discipline whilst developing core research skills. Plus 3 optional courses: Recent options have included critical theories of digital media; documentary in film and television; history of critical writing on film and television; multistrand narratives in the fiction film; film and movement; ethnicity and identity. Students also complete a dissertation.

Assessment methods

A 15,000 word dissertation (May-September) on an aspect of film and/or television of the student's choice, under the supervision of a dedicated member of staff.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MLitt Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (EU) 24 months
MLitt Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (England) 24 months
MLitt Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MLitt Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Scotland) 24 months
MLitt Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Wales) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Glasgow Glasgow G12 8QQ Scotland

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