Film Studies

University College Dublin


Course Name Film Studies
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code Z032 Z340
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2019/2020 September
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:

MA Film Studies FT (Z032)

1 Year

Full Time

Rolling *

MA Film Studies PT (Z340)

2 Years

Part Time

Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration Z032: 1 year full-time or Z340: 2 years part-time.
Course Fee

Expand+MA Film Studies (Z032) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 7315
nonEU fee per year - € 19900

MA Film Studies (Z340) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 4390
nonEU fee per year - € 9950

***Fees are subject to change

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Entry Requirements

Expand+A BA (Hons) or a Bachelors in a cognate area (NFQ Level 8) with a 2.1 classification or equivalent* is normally required. *equivalencies will vary depending on grade scale of award presented but will generally require a grade average of B or a GPA ...


Expand+Vision and Values Statement
The MA in Film Studies is aimed primarily but not exclusively at those who have done some formal study of screen cultural practices at undergraduate level. Strong preparation in an adjacent humanities discipline is often ...

Course Content

Expand+MA Film Studies
Academic Year 2020/2021
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)

The focus of the MA is on critical and historical studies of film and television with an emphasis on issues of gender, class, race/ethnicity, consumerism and citiz...

Subjects Taught Stage 1 - Core
Media Theory and Culture
Research Skills in Film Studies

Stage 1 - Option
Early and Silent Cinema
Visualising Ireland: Negotiating Contemporary Irish Cinema
Chick Flicks: Women and Hollywood Storytelling
Stardom, Celebrity & Media Culture
Genealogies of Quality TV
Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

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Some students will see this MA as a preparation for PhD research and an academic career. Most will see it as a way of acquiring knowledge and skills which will help further their careers in the print and broadcast media, the ...

Further Enquiries Contact Name: Stacy Grouden
Contact Number: +353 (0)1 716 8604
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