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. Applicants must also: (a) submit a portfolio of moving works which clearly defines their role in the production and clarifies whether this role was in collaboration with others; and (b) provide English subtitles as necessary for works produced in other languages and a short synopsis of the work; and (c) deliver a 1 to 2 minute on-camera presentation about why you are a suitable applicant and what you will bring to the course (please do not exceed the set duration).
Autumn term: Realisation and visualisation: Directing actors and camera. You choose an option from a list that may include: Cultural Identities: Social practices; writing documentary: sound/image/text; expanded media: forms and practices; film studies: theories and methods; gender and representation; global cinemas; international journalism in transition; media theory and research; writing for the screen. Spring term: Collaborative film project. you also choose 2 options from a list that may include: activist media practice; animal life and the moving image; first person film; global news industries; 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 complete a self-directed creative project in filmmaking.
Assessment is by practical video/media work, essays and production documentation. The final assessment is a fiction film and a portfolio of supporting documents.
|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|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Sussex House||Brighton||BN1 9RH||South East|
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