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Documentary

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

27 months
Duration
32858 USD/year
32858 USD/year
17456 USD/year
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About

The Documentary program of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) seeks students with imagination, curiosity, and a desire to take risks and cross boundaries in order to reach farther and dig deeper.

Overview

About the Program

The Documentary program of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) is committed to preparing our students for the profession while pushing and experimenting with new forms. This interdisciplinary program understands documentary as a dynamic practice that includes critical studies, research, creation, and collaboration, but also distribution, exhibition, and marketing to bring your story to the world. We are located in Los Angeles, international center of the media film industries and among the most diverse cities in the world. We are driven by a dynamic faculty working at the crossroads of documentary practice with state of the art equipment. We are enriched by an international network of artists, alumni, collaborators, and supporters.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Documentary Research Methodologies
  • Advanced Documentary Workshop
  • Immersive Documentary
  • Business of Documentary
  • Directing/coverage
  • Direction of Actors for Film and Television

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 27 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have at least a 3.0 GPA
  • Satisfy the University of California’s Graduate Admission Requirements
  • Complete equivalent to a 4-year U.S. bachelor’s degree
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Essay on Documentary as Storytelling
  • Upload Unofficial copies of all transcripts
  • Submit Three Letters of Recommendation
  • Any international applicant whose first language is not English must certify proficiency in English when applying to UCLA, and, if admitted, upon arrival
  • U.S. immigration law requires that international applicants, if admitted, show documented evidence that sufficient funds to cover all tuition, fees, transportation, and living expenses are available for the first year of their studies at UCLA

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32858 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32858 USD per year during 27 months.
  • National

    32858 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32858 USD per year during 27 months.
  • In-State

    17456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17456 USD per year during 27 months.

Living costs for Beverly Hills

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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