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Film and Film Cultures

University of Leicester

12 months
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16825 GBP/year
8190 GBP/year
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About

This Film and Film Cultures course offered at the University of Leicester, run in collaboration with international film specialists in Modern Languages at Leicester, will provide you with a deeper understanding of the relationship between films and the cultures and societies in which they are created and consumed.

Overview

You will have the opportunity to increase your knowledge of different film styles and film makers during the course, which will focus primarily on the cinemas of Hollywood, Britain and Europe.

The  Film and Film Cultures course offered at the University of Leicester course will address the key aspects of postgraduate film studies, including the historical research of film industries, formal and thematic film analysis, and the relationship between film and society. This will equip you with the skills to increase your critical awareness of key debates and issues within the field.

This degree places particular emphasis on developing your independent learning and advanced research methods and skills, with your dissertation, which will be on a subject of your choice, contributing strongly to the final assessment. This focus will equip you for a career in arts and policy management, film journalism, the film industry or for further study to PhD level.

Careers and employability

The MA in Film and Film Cultures will equip you for a wide range of careers in the industry, including film journalism, cinema and exhibition management, and film education and teaching, as well as jobs in the arts and creative industries generally. It is an ideal programme for those wishing to teach film either in schools or in adult education, and for those interested in proceeding to postgraduate research.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Cinema History
  • Textual Analysis
  • Research Methods and Writing Skills
  • American Cinema
  • National Film and Film Cultures

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:1 degree in Film Studies or a Modern Foreign Language, or other relevant subject.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16825 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16825 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8190 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8190 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Leicester

751 - 1426 GBP /month
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