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    3 (Drama, Dance & Cinematics)
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Course Summary

The BA Filmmaking is an exciting new development of our multi-award winning BA in Digital Film and Television. It is a scripted, drama-based, practical film-making course aimed at those who are passionate about storytelling in cinema or television. It is a rich and challenging environment for students who are keen to develop their storytelling skills to the highest level and have the passion to produce and develop new and exciting drama content.Taught within RCS, the BA Filmmaking is a conservatoire-based programme in all aspects of drama filmmaking, from the development of filmcraft skills, directing, producing and writing short and long form content for film and television. At RCS you have the opportunity to work with actors, composers, directors, dancers and musicians, as well as your peers from production, including scenic artists, stage managers and technicians. Everything you need to make great work for the screen is right here.The course also has critical thinking and film and television literacy at its core, with workshops and seminars designed to build your ability to appreciate what has gone before as you craft the stories of the future.You will benefit from extensive industry contact, which can include working on live professional sets, becoming part of the crew on a professional production, masterclasses and expert tuition from industry practitioners. We’ll help you to develop your ideas and your creativity to the highest level, as well as offering you the opportunity to make films and tell stories.

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Passes in two subjects at GCSE Advanced level

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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About this University

The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland is one of the world's most multi-disciplinary conservatoires, with specialised and intensive teaching in dance, drama, music, production and screen; encouraging trans-disciplinary learning across its innovative curriculum. The conservatoire is proud to partner all of the national artistic companies. Along with expert teaching, students have the opportunity to work with and learn from professional partners and international visiting artists.


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