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About

If you've got the ambition to explore how storytelling is changing across TV, film and new media – and develop the skills required to bring the next generation of stories to life – then this MSc Film and Television Master's will help you get there.

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Overview

Overview

You'll unpack the technical, academic and professional skills needed for a career in the industry. You'll learn to use the latest kit and develop the techniques that'll make you attractive in whatever area of TV and film you want to pursue.

Once you graduate with MSc Film and Television , you'll be ready for careers across the industry, such as a production manager, researcher, assistant to producer or director, and technical operator.

What you'll experience

  • Learn how to adapt to the complex and changing demands of the industry
  • Access the latest facilities used by professional filmmakers, including equipment and software for your major project (including DSLR cameras, multi-track location audio recorders, Avid Media Composer editing facilities, Foley and ADR Sound Studios and a multi-camera TV studio)
  • Research, design and develop a personal project of your choosing
  • Create a film, TV, new media, or cross-platform programme to a professional standard
  • Be able to choose your personal project from specialities including documentary, fiction film, scriptwriting, interactive multimedia websites, digital archiving and music videos

Work experience and career planning

The skills you'll develop on this course will prepare you for roles in the media industry including:

  • Researcher
  • Content provider (traditional or new media)
  • Production manager
  • Producer
  • Director
  • Camera operator
  • Editor
  • Media commentator

Depending on the scope of your personal project, you could have a career in sectors including:

  • Film
  • Broadcasting
  • Advertising
  • Web content and design
  • Social Media content and design 

We'll provide you with as much support as possible in finding employment through close industrial contacts, careers events, recruitment fairs and individual advice.

Teaching and Programme Assessment

You'll be encouraged to explore and research your specialism, and be challenged to put your knowledge to the test. You'll learn to define, implement, evaluate and reflect on what you learn, to emerge as an expert in your field.

You'll be assessed through:

  • project proposal
  • research and development papers
  • reflective reports
  • completed artefacts
  • presentations

You'll be able to test your knowledge and skills informally before submitting assessments that count towards your final mark.

You'll get plenty of feedback, to help you improve in the future.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional, Academic and Research Development 
  • Project Context and Definition 
  • Project Design and Development 
  • MSc Film and TV Dissertation
Please see our website for our latest module information

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

A good honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject. An online portfolio submission may be required as part of the selection process.

English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Tuition Fee

https://www.port.ac.uk/study/masters-and-postgraduate-taught/fees-and-funding

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Living costs for Portsmouth

710 - 1099 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

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University of Portsmouth

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