Film Studies & Music

Trinity College Dublin


Course Name Film Studies & Music
Course Provider Trinity College Dublin
Course Code TR320
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Dublin Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters BA (Hons)
Duration 4 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

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Film Studies

This is a restricted entry course. Applications must be submitted by 1 February 2019

Applicants will be required to attend an entrance examination, scheduled for Saturday 30 March 2019.

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme Link Modules
These modules are accepted for scoring purposes only and are awarded the following points: Distinction 66, Merit 46, Pass 28.
Mature Applicants

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CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2019 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2019 at 5:15pm

You should avoid submitting an application close to a closing date. No extens...

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Course Content

Expand+What is Film Studies?
Why do films affect us they way they do? Why did the introduction of sound change film forever? What do we mean by ‘independent cinema’? What is a digital story world? These and many more are the questions that Film Studies ask...

Subjects Taught

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Your degree and what you’ll study This course will examine film styles and movements from cinema’s beginnings at the end of the 19th century right up to the present day.

In first and second year you will be ...

Assessment Method Film Studies
In the first two years Film Studies may be assessed by a combination of essay, assignment, project, class participation and presentation, while third and fourth years may be assessed by a combination of essay, assignment, project, class participation and presentation, as well as a Capstone research project in the final year.
Careers or Further Progression

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Graduate skills and career opportunities
A degree in Film Studies offers career opportunities in many areas such as the film industry; television; journalism; digital media; reviewing and criticism; arts administration; advertising; ma...

Further Enquiries

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