The MA programme in Film Studies provides a flexible course of study which concentrates on a considered and theoretical approach to methods of research, while embracing precise textual analysis and film history as well as offering a choice of options to suit your own interests. Film Studies at the University of Southampton is well-established, having been running for 15 years, and the MA programme is a solid and challenging degree course. One of the most distinctive features of the programme is its emphasis on transnational or global perspectives on cinema. It addresses a wide variety of film cultures, from Hollywood to European and non-Western modes of film-making. The programme is taught by scholars of international standing, indeed, Film Studies at the University of Southampton has an outstanding record of research and publication, including topping league tables for best film department in the UK in The Guardian and for research in the national research assessment of 2009 (under European Studies).
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International Student Requirements:
All students are required to satisfy the University's English Language requirements. If English is not your first language, you will be required to provide evidence of your proficiency through one of the approved tests listed on our website.