Master's Degrees in Film, Photography & Media in Finland

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Studying Film, Photography & Media

Film, photography and media courses reveal the historical, philosophical and critical aspects of movies as well as the art of taking and editing digital and classic photographs. Programmes uncover ways these forms of art influence social and cultural life while also offering technical knowledge on how films and photos are created.

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Finland is situated in northern Europe and neighbours Sweden, Norway and Russia. For an international student Finland is both an exotic and a safe target country. Finnish society is credible: a networked and transparent open civic society, where education is always a top first priority.

12 Film, Photography & Media Master's degrees in Finland

M.A. Photography

The Photography programme at Aalto University provides a high level education and the studies enable the development of advanced professional competence, expressive skills and theoretical thinking. A strong artistic vision and the ability to think conceptually are the key objectives of the programme.

School of Arts, Design and Architecture
Culture and Arts Screenwriting

The Screenwriting programme is offered by the Tampere University of Applied Sciences. The aim of the degree programme is to train scriptwriters who are able to develop film scripts that are innovative and creative but also commercially viable. 

English Masters
M.A. Documentary Film

The Documentary Film programme is offered at Tallinn University. During the studies the students receive knowledge about scriptwriting, directing and producing various genres of documentary films. They learn the basics of film language and narratives in documentaries.

M.A. Film and Television - Film Directing

Master’s programme in Film and Television, major in Film Directing strengthen the student director’s idea generation skills, idea development, storybuilding and narration skills in addition to developing the director’s personal cinematic style and directorial identity. This Film and Television - Film Directing programme is offered by Aalto University.

School of Arts, Design and Architecture
M.A. Film and Television - Cinematography

In Master’s Programme in Film and Television, major in Cinematography, the student deepens his/her vocational competence to achieve a greater mastery of the overall artistic, production and technical entity of his/her professional area in various film, TV and advertising productions. This Film and Television - Cinematography programme is offered by Aalto University.

School of Arts, Design and Architecture
M.A. Design for Theatre, Film and Television - Costume Design

The Costume Design Major of the Master’s Degree Programme in Design for Theatre, Film and Television at Aalto University focuses on the students’ personal development in artistic practice, through creative enquiry and collaboration, theoretical and critical thinking, and aims at their professional competence as costume designers

School of Arts, Design and Architecture
M.A. Film and television - Film editing

The Major in Film Editing, part of the Master’s Programme in Film and Television, is a continuation of the bachelor’s studies in film editing. Bachelor’s studies in this major provide an outstanding foundation for master’s studies. The Film and television - Film editing course is offered by Aalto University.

School of Arts, Design and Architecture
M.A. Film and Television - Documentary Film

The goal of the Master’s Programme in Film and Television, major in Documentary Film is to train visionary documentary film directors who create the future of the field. This Film and Television - Documentary Film programme is offered by Aalto University.

School of Arts, Design and Architecture
M.Sc. Color in Informatics and Media Technology (CIMET)

Color in Informatics and Media Technology (CIMET) at University of Eastern Finland is brought to you by a world leading university-business cooperation of 4 European universities (University Jean Monnet, University of Granada, University of Eastern Finland and Gjovik University College), 5 Asian universities and 15 industrial leaders across the globe.

Erasmus Mundus Programmes
M.A. Film and Television - Film Sound Design

Master’s Programme in Film and Television, major in Film Sound Design train artists and professionals to work as sound designers and sound engineers in all areas of film production. The aim of master’s studies is to improve the student’s skills, especially in the area of sound design. The Film and Television - Film Sound Design course is offered by Aalto University.

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