Film, TV and Digital Production BA

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Film, TV and Digital Production BA

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    Key Information

    • Study Level:

      Bachelor

    • Duration:

      3 Years

    • Study Mode:

      Full Time

    • Tuition Fees EU/EEA:

      £ 9,250 Per Year

      These fees apply to students from the EU/EEA

    • Tuition Fees International :

      £ 14,700

      These fees apply to students from outside the EU/EEA

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    Course Summary

    Bath Spa University offers a nationally and internationally respected BA program in Film, Television and Digital Media Production. In addition to the technical aspects, you’ll grow to understand the place of the media creative in modern global society, with an intense awareness of the potential for the industry’s social innovation, entrepreneurship and professional possibilities.

    The degree program is quite flexible. You may be able to combine this degree with other programs, or to select from among several specialist degree pathways. These should be chosen based on your interests, influences and desired career path. In either case, you’ll develop a substantial portfolio of work in your final year primarily focused on either film, television or digital media.

    You’ll ‘learn by doing’, participating in a wide range of creative projects almost from day one. These will help develop your craft and technical skills, as well as build up a substantial body of theoretical and practical knowledge and critical perspective.

    If you are changing direction after starting in another career area, you will possess valuable work experience and professional awareness. Many employers actively seek candidates with these benefits. Our network of contacts, a dedicated employability service and a reputation in the legal profession mean we also have an outstanding track-record of finding students legal employment.Many employers favour GDL students in an increasingly competitive legal job market. Through studying another degree subject, you will have gained many transferable skills. By taking the conversion route into law, you are showing motivation and determination by choosing law at a later stage than some others. This looks good to employers.

    If you are changing direction after starting in another career area, you will possess valuable work experience and professional awareness. Many employers actively seek candidates with these benefits. Our network of contacts, a dedicated employability service and a reputation in the legal profession mean we also have an outstanding track-record of finding students legal employment.Many employers favour GDL students in an increasingly competitive legal job market. Through studying another degree subject, you will have gained many transferable skills. By taking the conversion route into law, you are showing motivation and determination by choosing law at a later stage than some others. This looks good to employers.

    Course Outline

    This degree program is typically delivered over 3 years at full time. Adding a year in professional placement would make it a 4 year program.

    Year 1 Modules Include:

    • The Moving Image
    • Introduction to Television
    • Introduction to Studio Production I & II
    • Introduction to Sound and Camera I & II
    • Introduction to Audio Recording
    • Ideation and Creative Problem Solving
    • Digital Practice

    Year 2 Modules Include:

    • Advanced Studio Production I & II
    • Digital Cultures
    • Digital Effects I & II
    • Experimenting with Specialist Roles in Production
    • Key Movements in World Cinema
    • Professional Placement Year
    • Scripting for Screen
    • Short Collaborative Fiction Film

    Professional Placement Year (optional)

    Though optional, it is strongly advised that you consider taking a year in work placement between years 2 and 3 of the program. This will give you vital real world experience in one of the media industries.

    Year 3 Modules Include:

    • Advanced Post Production I & II
    • Digital Innovation and Enterprise
    • Industry Research Project
    • Live and Recorded Production
    • Music for Screen
    • Professional Practice
    • Short Form Documentary Making

    Learning And Teaching

    You’ll attend formal lectures and interactive tutorials, read independently, and interact with the various media industries throughout the program. Year one focuses largely on TV studio production, theory and format. Year 2 also looks at world and popular cinema and scriptwriting. Year 3 is instead highly project led. You’ll take a place in a collaborative team as well as completing an individual project which highlights the skills you’ve developed within your specialty field.

    Career Possibilities

    Bath Spa University’s BA program in Film, TV and Digital Production prepares you quite well for a master’s degree within your field of specialty, which can lead to a PhD degree and your own research or professional practice. Alternatively, many graduates go right into the media production industries, taking on a craft, preproduction or postproduction role that plays to their talents and training. The exact career that you prepare for is up to you.

    Entry & Credit

    Successful completion will result in a 3 year BA degree.

    Applicants must typically have earned 3 A Levels at CCC, or the international equivalent. The full list of accepted qualifications can be found here.

    All classes are taught in English, and international students will be required to show proficiency in English by scoring well on an approved test. An IELTS score of 6.0 overall with no section scoring less than 5.5 would qualify, for example.

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