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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

**Studying BA (Hons) Film Studies at Plymouth College of Art means a dynamic interdisciplinary experience: you’ll develop strong analytical, critical and written skills, as well as experiencing key concepts in practical film-making to deepen your understanding of the film medium. It is uniquely situated within an independent art school which means that you will study film as an artform as well as a carrier of content, with a focus on artist’s moving image, experimental and independent film.** - Work with external clients, building your confidence and your professional networks.- Access our industry-level facilities.A key area for Film Studies students will be Plymouth Arts Cinema; Plymouth’s independent arts cinema, located at the heart of our city centre campus. This exciting partnership with the cinema provides opportunities for you to study cinema programming, exhibition and distribution and also to work on joint projects with the cinema in live project briefs: to programme seasons of documentary, feature and independent films, to introduce films and events and to write programme and publicity copy and critical articles for audiences at the cinema. You will also have the opportunity to work with film technologies resourced from our professional Multimedia Lab, with the opportunity to work alongside our established and award-winning Film + Screen Arts programme, as well as collaborating with Animation and Game Arts students in interdisciplinary projects. The programme is designed to equip you to work in film exhibition, programming, distribution and festivals, and to develop careers within film criticism, teaching, community arts and arts administration and journalism (including hard copy, online and broadcast) as well as for further study at postgraduate level and for research in Film Studies and related disciplines.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 15,500per year

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

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UCAS Points : 112

Although many of our students do come in with top grades and high UCAS points, these aren’t necessarilyessential for entry. We typically ask for a minimum of 112 UCAS points, but we understand that talentedartists, designers and makers can have a wide range of relevant strengths and skills beyond formalqualifications. We’re just as interested in exploring your portfolio and discussing your creative experiences as we are in seeing your grades.


University information

Plymouth College of Art

  • Campus address

    Plymouth College of Art, Tavistock Place, Plymouth, Plymouth, PL4 8AT, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    94th out of 102

  • Entry standards

    / Max 196
    121 63%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    48 48%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.91 78%


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