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  • Qualification

    MPhil - Master of Philosophy

  • Location

    Clifton Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    24-JAN-22

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Programme overview

MPhil: a standalone, one-year (full-time) research degree. Students will undertake their own research project, concluding in the submission of a 25,000 word dissertation. Students may have the option to audit units from our taught Masters courses if they are relevant to their research.

The Department of Film and Television offers supervisory expertise in a wide range of subject areas, including classical Hollywood cinema, British cinema, television drama, comedy, animation and documentary.

The department has particular strengths in historical research, audience studies, film theory and aesthetics, and offers the opportunity for practice-based research as well as the traditional written dissertation. Where research proposals span various disciplines, a supervisory team can be assembled across departments and faculties to meet the needs of the project.

This research degree is also available via distance learning.

Careers

This programme is particularly well suited to developing a career in higher education, and for work on high-level research and creative projects in the fields of film and television.

Application deadline

19 August 2021

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 18,900per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Bristol

  • University League Table

    17th

  • Campus address

    University of Bristol, Senate House, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, Bristol, BS8 1TH, England

Bristol is one of the UK’s leading research universities, with a curriculum informed by the latest research and degrees taught by expert academics.
Around a quarter of Bristol students are international, with students from over 150 countries helping to create a friendly and diverse community.
The Careers Service offers advice, events and resources for international students during their studies and for up to three years after graduation.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    16th out of 103 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 196
    162 85%

    7th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    50.0 50%

    65th

    5
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.14 83%

    34th

    37

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