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Film and Television with Media Foundation Year BA (Hons)

Solent University (Southampton)

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

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  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

Solent’s foundation year in media offers students a stimulating introduction to both the study of media and the production of media content.You will be encouraged to develop creative and technical skills across a wide range of production mediums, such as print, online, video production, digital photography, audio production, and will also discover how media shapes our lives, giving you a solid understanding of contemporary media making and leaving you well-prepared to progress on to a full media-related degree at Solent. The course team’s strong industry links provide you with the opportunity to listen to and learn from many leading industry guest speakers. A number of visiting fellows and professors from the worlds of film, television, media and music have previously guested, and past high-profile speakers have included film directors Sir Alan Parker and Hugh Hudson, and the R&B star, Craig David.Solent University offers a supportive learning environment and teaching on the foundation year in media is delivered by a dedicated course team. Face to face academic support is also available, and is complemented by 24/7 access to the University’s virtual learning environment.To support learning, students have access to Solent’s industry-standard media production facilities.**What does this course lead to?**Upon successful completion of the foundation year in media, you can progress onto the BA (Hons) Film and Television course. **Who is this course for?**This foundation year is designed to help you build basic media making skills ahead of starting a full undergraduate media-related degree at Solent.Typical candidates either haven’t yet met the entry requirements needed to start on the first year of an undergraduate course or have spent time away from education.

Application deadline

26 January

Tuition fees

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£ 12,000per year

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University information

Solent University (Southampton)

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  • Campus address

    Southampton Solent University, East Park Terrace, Southampton, Southampton, SO14 0YN, England

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