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The Northern School of Art

Film, TV & Theatre Production

UCAS Code: W692

Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

Entry requirements


A level

C,C,C-B,B,C

Pass Access to HE Diploma

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

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Pass Foundation Diploma

UCAS Tariff

96-112

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About this course


Course option

3.0years

Full-time | 2021

As a student on this collaborative and practical degree, you will develop the skills for creative, technical and professional practice for film, television and theatre production.

Throughout the three years, you will help create productions that showcase your skills and abilities to create new and original content for stage and screen practice. You will get the chance to experience and engage with all production roles and then specialise in an area, which might include: producing , directing, cinematography, sound, screen-writing or post-production for screen production or stage management , lighting design/operation, and sound design/ operation for theatre production.

You will use industry standard Black Magic 4K camera technology as well as utilise traditional super-16mm film using Arriflex cameras in dedicated film and theatre studios and performance spaces. You will have access to industry standard software including Premiere Pro and Avid. At the end of the three year programme, you will have a broad showreel of work for your next steps into professional practice.

Working closely with other programmes - including acting, production design, costume, visual effects & model making - students will experience a fully rounded and holistic teaching environment providing access to a complete and collaborative production process which mirrors the workings of industry.

Modules

In your first year (Level Four) you will explore: Film-making, writing and production • Script writing • Digital production skills • Moving image production, camera, lighting, sound and editing • Super 8mm film • Lighting and Sound for theater • Theatre Production • Working with clients on live briefs • Short films and digital content • How the creative industries work • Visual culture and how it inspires your work

In your second year (Level Five) you will explore: Your specialist area of study • Film-making working with 16mm film, digital production, live streaming/broadcast content • Work for festival, competition or digital distribution • A more theoretical approach to creating moving image content • Your ideas for your dissertation • A professional pathway in your chosen specialist role • Theatre production • Devising with Actors

In your third year (Level Six) you will produce: A minor exploratory or experimental TV project • A final negotiated project in film or theatre production • A Portfolio that spans traditional and social media routes • Work for Exhibition and Distribution • Your Dissertation

Assessment methods

In course assessment. Each module is assessed upon completion and given a percentage mark.

Tuition fees

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England
£9,250
per year
EU
£9,250
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,250
per year
Scotland
£9,250
per year
Wales
£9,250
per year

The Uni


Course location:

The Northern School of Art

Department:

Higher Education

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