Edinburgh Napier University

Edinburgh Napier University

MFA Advanced Film Practice


International Office,Edinburgh Napier University

Room 1/37,Craiglockhart Campus

Edinburgh, Scotland

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MFA Advanced Film Practice

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Why choose this course?

As an aspiring screenwriter, director or producer, you'll be aware of the importance of hands-on experience that leads to finished projects. Apart from acquiring practical skills, you'll create projects that can form the basis of your portfolio. In this course, you'll develop your existing skills to a near-professional level, collaborating with students and working practitioners alike to create a fully funded short film, documentary, feature film script or similar finished creative product.

Through visiting speakers and industry-based teaching staff, you'll make contacts that will help you navigate your way into this highly competitive industry. Your qualification carries Screen Academy status, the only film qualification in Scotland to offer this, and one of only a few throughout the UK.

International Student Requirements:

The application and guidance notes can be completed online from the webpage of the course you are interested in. A list of courses can be found on our website. You must also submit: • Bachelor degree certificate and transcript of grades (a transcript alone may be OK if you have completed your undergraduate degree and it states the specific qualification you obtained) • Two references – academic or professional so long as they demonstrate you have the background and capacity to succeed in the course you are applying for • Statement of purpose • Other subject-specific requirements, if specified in your course web page
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