University of Portsmouth

School of Creative Arts, Film and Media

MA Film and Television Studies



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MA Film and Television Studies

Format: Campus

Program Description:

About this course >> This course combines cultural and historical analysis with critical and theoretical study of both film and TV. It aims to provide you with an in-depth understanding of the film and television industries, their histories through to present day productions. It offers a lively range of options as well as opportunities for you to develop your own interests through a dissertation and a film/television writing project, both with the full support of a tutor who specialises in your area of research. Experience >> On this course you can: • Produce screenplays for film and television while working with a specialist tutor • Be involved in and contribute to our dynamic research culture through your film/TV dissertation • Engage with our researchers and published experts, many of whom have international reputations Opportunities >> The skills you will develop on this course can prepare you for roles within the media and other creative industries, in particular the film and television industries. Alternatively, many of our graduates find roles within a variety of media industries and a number of them have gone on to study for PhDs or teaching qualifications.


1 Year (Full Time); 2 Years (Part-Time)

International Student Requirements:

Predominantly English-speaking applicants have no requirements. For all other applicants – English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

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