University of Westminster
Film and Television (Theory, Culture and Industry)
In addition to theoretical, cultural and critical dimensions, students gain an overview of the international film industry both historic and contemporary; they also investigate production, distribution, exhibition and marketing, from mainstream commercial productions to alternative, experimental and independent film, video and digital work.
Students should possess, or are expecting, an undergraduate degree or, exceptionally, previous relevant experience; students need fluent written and spoken English to study at postgraduate level; if their 1st language is not English, students need an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent.
Film and television research methods (full-time students only); research thesis and options: theory: (authorship, genre and realism; documentary film: issues and progressions; experimental film theory and practice; film music and sound track analysis; structuralism and psychoanalysis; culture: (contemporary world cinema; European cinema since 1945; issues in British film culture; popular television; third cinema); industry: (cinema distribution and exhibition; experimental film, distribution and exhibition; the Hollywood studio system; the world film business).
All modules require a written essay for assessment and a few modules are part-assessed on the basis of an in-class presentation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 7,250 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 14,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time day/evening||£ 775 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time day/evening||£ 1,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Harrow||Harrow||HA1 3TP||South East|
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