University of Southampton
The course covers an in-depth discussion of the most influential theories and methodologies in the field, and provides an introduction to the latest debates and concerns; these include issues arising from cinema�s textual properties and questions regarding the medium�s wider social impact.
1st or upper 2nd class Honours degree or equivalent in an arts related subject, previous study of Film at undergraduate level is useful but not essential. Students whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 with minimum 6.0 in each section, or equivalent in another approved English language test.
Core modules: classical film theory and textual analysis; key skills 1: research in film studies; key skills 2: preparing for the dissertation; post-classical film theory: history, reception, cinephilia; dissertation. 2 optional modules from: current issues in film distribution and exhibition; film policy: national and global perspectives; contemporary science-fiction cinema; screen stars in context; School of Humanities or Winchester School of Art MA module.
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|Highfield Campus||Southampton||SO17 1BJ||South East|
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