Why study MA Scriptwriting at BU?
- Develop your ideas from concept to industry-standard final draft, develop your own voice, learn how to critique others work and make industry contacts to pitch for employment
- See your scripts come to life and contribute to others’ productions by working collaboratively with students across the framework
- This intense course allows you the opportunity to work both in teams in addition to producing individual writing pieces
- Become a writer with a distinctive authorial voice with an industry-standard portfolio, writing in a range of formats and genres and a robust attitude to collaboration and development
- All of our teaching staff have worked on award winning Film, Television and multiplatform projects and you will also benefit from regular industry guest speakers and alumni.
The knowledge and skills you will gain from this Masters degree will enable you to pursue relevant roles in the film and television industries such as a Director, Script supervisor, Script Editor, Scripted Development, Storyliner, Reader, Scriptwriter, Script Editor, and Creative Producer.
Graduate from an International Moving Image Society (IMIS) accredited degree, awarded to practice-based courses that best prepare students for a career in the industry.
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- Scriptwriting Principles
- Story Development
- Approaches to Industry
- Media Production Masters Project
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- 12 months
- 20 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
There is no application deadline for this course. If you need a visa, think about the length of time it will take for your visa application to be processed.
DisciplinesCreative Writing Theatre & Dance View 214 other Masters in Theatre & Dance in United Kingdom
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- A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:2 in any subject, or equivalent.
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International14750 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14750 GBP per year during 12 months.
National8250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8250 GBP per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Bournemouth
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.