Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Film
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 26537 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year 2020
Application Date How to Apply
Apply using our online Postgraduate Applications Portal and follow the step-by-step instructions on how to apply.
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Duration 1 year full-time or 2 years part-time.

Teaching times
Afternoon and Evening.
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Entry Requirements

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Normally a 2.1 Honours degree or above or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences or a cognate discipline.

A 2.2 Honours degree or equivalent qualification accept...

Number of Places 20

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Professional Accreditations
• We are an Avid Learning Partner, and Film students are offered the opportunity to become certified in the use of both Media Composer video editing and Pro Tools audio editing, an industry qualificatio...

Course Content

Film is the most important mass medium and art form of modern times. Shaping our modes of perception and communication, it is popular in its appeal and radical in its practices. It has transformed our ways of seeing and storytelling. Film-m...

Subjects Taught Compulsory Modules
Major Creative Project or Dissertation (Double weighted)Research Skills in Film I
Research Skills in Film II

Optional Modules
Cinema and History Censorship, Regulation, and Audiences Film Industries and Digital Cultures Film Practice Political Cinema: Conflict and Form Screenwriting
Assessment Method Assignments
Practice-based exercises and projects

Creative Project: a short film accompanied by a written component theorising the work (not exceeding 5,000 words), or other creative project agreed with programme convenor and designated supervisor (for example, a script, exhibition, or relevant creative industry placement).

OR Critical Project (Written): Project topic to be agreed with programme convenor and designated supervisor, (not exceeding 15,000 words).
Careers or Further Progression

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This MA programme provides a qualification and professional development opportunities ideally suited to a career in film, television and other moving-image and broadcast media. It is also popular with students intendin...

Further Enquiries Dr Stefano Baschiera 
Senior Lecturer
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