University of Sussex
A 1st- or upper 2nd-Class undergraduate Honours degree in an appropriate discipline. We also welcome applicants who do not have this academic qualification who are able to demonstrate in their application that they have relevant professional/creative skills and experience.
Each term you work on practical documentary projects alongside conceptual and theoretical study. Autumn term: Documentary practice; writing documentary: Sound/image/text. Spring term: Research and project development; short documentary: research and production; and one option from a list that may include: activist media practice; animal life and the moving image; digital humanities; first person film; global news industries; media audiences, media histories and cultural change; media, culture and communication; media, technology and everyday life; music and the media of performance (theory); new developments in digital media; new moving screens; photography: documentary, landscape, politics; queering popular culture; research and prototyping for interactive practice; sound environment (theory); the cinematic body; the politics of promotional culture. Summer term: You undertake either a digital documentary dissertation or project.
Assessment is by practical video/media work and production documentation and critique. The final assessment is a major documentary project plus essay, or a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 7,900 per Year 1 (England)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 15,350 per Year 1 (International)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 7,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 7,900 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 7,900 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 months|
|MA||Part-time||October 2016||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Sussex House||Brighton||BN1 9RH||South East|