University of Stirling

University of Stirling

Film Studies (Theory and Practice)

This course provides students with an interdisciplinary framework for critical engagement with film studies at the level of theory and practice.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree (2.1 preferred) or equivalent in a relevant subject. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant ppropriate/relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply. IELTS score of 6.5. with 6.0 in all bands.

Course modules

Film studies: form and analysis; training for masters in the arts and humanities; 1 option; postcolonial cinema; scriptwriting; media environment; global creative industries; film studies: history, theory, criticism; reading for the screen; film studies: research placement; transnational cinema; media rights; media policy and regulation; dissertation / creative project.

Assessment methods

Assessment in each semester will be based on coursework and essays; there are no formal examinations.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MLitt Full-time £ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MLitt Full-time £ 11,400 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MLitt Part-time £ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees) 27 months
MLitt Part-time £ 11,400 per Academic year (overseas fees) 27 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Stirling Campus Stirling FK9 4LA Scotland

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