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 Years

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 - € 7055
nonEU fee per year - € 19200

MA Film Studies (Z340) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 4235
nonEU fee per year - € 9600

***Fees are subject to change

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Entry Requirements 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 no less than 3.08.

Applicants whose first language is not English must also demonstrate English language proficiency of IELTS 7 (no band less than 6.5 in each element), or equivalent.
Course Content

Expand+MA Film Studies
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)
The focus is on critical and historical studies of film and television with an emphasis on issues of gender, class, race/ethnicity, consumerism and citizenship within national, international...

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

Italian Cinema: From Postwar to the Present

Chick Flicks: Women and Hollywood Storytelling

Stardom, Celebrity & Media Culture
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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