MA Film and Television Production

5.0
5 opinions
  • The university stands average. There is nothing much to do. The courses and the facilities are good enough. It is located in a boring town of Hatfield, students union is a saviour.
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  • I t was all fun here until they started organising multiple tests. Everything was fine. The lecturers were fine as well but the only drawback was misscommunication via online information portal. We faced many losses like resheduled onlin exam. Also students opinion is neglected very often.
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  • The university is best amongst all in UK and universities at other places. The course has been so far great. We have so much to refresh ourselves.
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In Hatfield

Price on request
  • Typology

    Postgraduate

  • Location

    Hatfield

  • Duration

    1 Year

  • Start

    September

Description

The MA Film and Television production programme offers an opportunity for students to initiate, develop and realise original film and television work in directing, producing and screenwriting. Students enhance their creative practice in film and television to professional levels, with the aim of pursuing a successful career in the industry. The programme commences with a series of taught modules, intended to augment the student's critical judgment and technical capability, before embarking on a major project, in the form of a substantial screenplay or digital film.

Facilities

Location

Starts

Hatfield (Herefordshire)
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University of Hertfordshire (College Lane Campus), Hatfield AL10 9AB, UK

Starts

SeptemberNow taking bookings

To take into account

The MA Film and Television has changed name to MA Film and Television Production. The course structure remains the same and the name change is purely to emphasise that this is a practical facing Film and Television Master's course. Film and TV degree production provides an exciting opportunity to learn advanced producing, directing and screenwriting techniques and to build professional links within the UK and international film and television industry.This postgraduate degree provides a practical and intensive study of filmmaking in an environment that encourages experimentation, professional development and cutting edge ideas. Students work with up to date professional equipment and facilities and, as part of their Masters Degree, produce, direct or write a major film project with an individually tailored marketing and distribution strategy.

You will also have the opportunity to exhibit your work at the University and there are good opportunities to develop your teaching experience by mentoring undergraduate students in your subject area. When you successfully complete your MA, you will have made a very substantial addition to your CV and have a clear understanding of the next steps in the development of your career.

An honours degree (2:2 or above) or equivalent professional experience. In addition please supply any evidence of previous film, video, scriptwriting and/or other relevant experience. This may be short films made as an undergraduate and/or productions you have worked on in the industry. If you have not produced any video/film work or written any original scripts, please provide an outline for your major project (short 15-20 minute film / or feature length script).

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Opinions

5.0
excellent
  • The university stands average. There is nothing much to do. The courses and the facilities are good enough. It is located in a boring town of Hatfield, students union is a saviour.
    |
  • I t was all fun here until they started organising multiple tests. Everything was fine. The lecturers were fine as well but the only drawback was misscommunication via online information portal. We faced many losses like resheduled onlin exam. Also students opinion is neglected very often.
    |
  • The university is best amongst all in UK and universities at other places. The course has been so far great. We have so much to refresh ourselves.
    |
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4.9
excellent

Course rating

Recommended

Centre rating

Student

5.0
23/01/2019
What I would highlight: The university stands average. There is nothing much to do. The courses and the facilities are good enough. It is located in a boring town of Hatfield, students union is a saviour.
What could be improved: -
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

Student

5.0
18/05/2018
What I would highlight: I t was all fun here until they started organising multiple tests. Everything was fine. The lecturers were fine as well but the only drawback was misscommunication via online information portal. We faced many losses like resheduled onlin exam. Also students opinion is neglected very often.
What could be improved: -
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

Andy Smith

5.0
13/04/2018
What I would highlight: The university is best amongst all in UK and universities at other places. The course has been so far great. We have so much to refresh ourselves.
What could be improved: -
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

Student

5.0
28/03/2018
What I would highlight: Choose your course very wisely and stay on top of the workload, I am enjoying mine learning about the profession. The facilities and lecturers are very helpful.
What could be improved: -
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

Glenda Carmen

5.0
23/10/2016
What I would highlight: I had a great learning experience. But Wifi wasn't good at all. Do something about it.
What could be improved: nothing to improve
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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2018

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The average rating is higher than 3.7

More than 50 reviews in the last 12 months

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What you'll learn on the course

  • Industry
  • Film and Television
  • Television Production
  • Television Directing
  • Project
  • Production
  • Television make-up
  • Television wardrobe
  • Film
  • Television
  • Economies
  • Film and Television
  • Television wardrobe

Course programme


Structure

Level 7

Core Modules

  • Creative Economies - 15 Credits
  • Major Study: Film and Television Production - 60 Credits
  • Research and Enquiry - 15 Credits
  • Discourse/Reflection: Professional Project Development - 30 Credits Practice 1: Script Development - 30 Credits
  • Practice 2: Camera, Sound and Editing - 30 Credits

Optional
  • Research and Enquiry (Online) - 15 Credits
  • Creative Economies (Online) - 15 Credits
Teaching methods

You are taught in an intensive mix of lectures, seminars, workshops, tutorials, masterclasses and industry guest sessions. Tutorial support is offered in small groups and one-to-one, with further support available online and by email.

All students on the PG Media programme engage in an interdisciplinary project as a part of their MA study, giving them an opportunity to work with students from other disciplines in an experimental and creative way.

Additional information

International Students  £12500 for the 2018/2019 academic year
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