University of Wolverhampton

University of Wolverhampton

Film Studies

The programme provides the opportunity to engage in cross-disciplinary investigation of various aspects of cinema and moving image culture, drawing on a variety of theoretical perspectives. It offers opportunities for more specialised study, e.g. European Art Cinema. Overall, this course therefore engages with contemporary issues and emerging new cinemas as well as established film theory.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree in a relevant subject (e.g. film, media, cultural studies, humanities subjects). Graduates from other disciplines may still be eligible for entry. Applicants should also have a good standard of written and spoken English (IELTS 6.0 or equivalent).

Course modules

Typical modules may include: 9/11 narratives (cinema and the war on terror); space, place and culture in contemporary American cinema; teaching film and media; the poetics and practices of eastern European cinema; crisis, conflict, culture (cinemas of the middle east); picturing Britain (aesthetics, discourse and culture in British cinema); research, writing, referencing (routes to academic success); cinemas of the orient (texts and contexts of far eastern film); screening horror (Trauma, fear, and fantasy in film); screening the holocaust and beyond.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 12,200 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MA Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MA Full-time April 2017 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MA Full-time April 2017 GBP 12,200 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MA Full-time April 2017 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MA Full-time April 2017 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MA Full-time April 2017 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus Wolverhampton WV1 1SB West Midlands

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