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Film and Media Production BA (Hons)

Sheffield Hallam University

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Full-time | Main Site | 3 Years | 21-SEP-20
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  • Sandwich | Main Site | 4 Years | 21-SEP-20

Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    P390

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    73rd

    4
  • Subject Ranking

    81st

    7 (Drama, Dance & Cinematics)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    117

  • Graduate Prospects

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    42

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

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    4.19

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    21-SEP-20

Course Summary

**Course summary**• Learn the key techniques and skills required to make many different types of films.• Build your technical production skills and expand your critical and theoretical understanding of the subject.• Develop your understanding of working in the creative industries.• Have the opportunity to work abroad — with Erasmus funding available for European placements.• Build your employability by working with industry professionals and attending workshops.This course focuses on the practical and critical elements of media production and filmmaking. Through practice-based learning, we will equip you with the knowledge and confidence that will enable you to fulfil your potential in the world of film and media.At every level of the course you will have the opportunity to engage with live projects and professional work opportunities. You can apply to access placements, volunteering opportunities, training schemes, internships and work experience through our relationships with industry professionals.You learn through• group work• lectures and seminars• technical workshops• industry visits and field trips• independent study• practice based learning and group work• public screening events and film festivals• distributing and exhibiting your work in the public realm• our own cinema, The VoidThere are opportunities to study abroad at one of our partner universities with the possibility of funding through the Erasmus programme.**Applied learning****Live projects**You will work on real projects, making documentaries, training films and online content for local and national companies. Recently our students have produced work for the NHS, Sheffield City Council and the Royal Society for the Blind. You can also have your work shown on Sheffield Live, a TV station which broadcasts to the region on Freeview and all digital packages.**Field trips**On each year of the course you take a field trip at no additional cost. In recent years these have included filmmaking in locations such as Liverpool and the Peak District, and trips to film festivals including Glasgow, London and Aesthetica in York. UK field trips that are a required part of the course will be included in your course fees, though additional costs will be required to attend further UK and overseas field trips that are not compulsory, such as the Berlin Film Festival.**Networking opportunities**We are a BBC partner and a sponsor of Sheffield Doc Fest, and also work closely with media companies such as Envy Post Production and Warp Films.You will develop a two year strategy for your own future development as a filmmaker after the course and you will have the opportunity to visit major studios, post production houses and media businesses and to build professional networks and contacts.

Entry Requirements

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  • GCSE/National 4/National 5
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
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Grades / Points

112

Details

This must include at least 32 points in a relevant subject* or equivalent BTEC National qualifications. For example:BBC at A Level with a C in a relevant subject.DMM in BTEC Extended Diploma.A combination of qualifications which must include a relevant subject and may include AS levels, EPQ and general studies.* Relevant subjects are • media studies • film studies • English • photography • history of art • theatre studies • history • drama

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

73rd

About this University

Sheffield Hallam is one of the UK's largest universities, set in the heart of Sheffield where one in ten residents are students. Offering a wide range of courses at all levels, the university prides itself on applied learning – with 24,000 placements a year in over 1,000 organisations like BBC, Sony, NHS and Rolls-Royce. It is one of the UK's largest providers of health and social care courses, teacher training, and sport and physical activity.

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Howard Street

Sheffield

S1 1WB

UNITED KINGDOM