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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    University Centre

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

The BA (Hons) Filmmaking is for those with a passion for all things film. In three years, you will develop the technical, analytical and creative skills to produce films which manipulate the form in a creative, informed, and visually engaging way. The course aims to provide you with the opportunity to develop the skills required to make films worth watching. As well as the technical skills required, such as filming and editing, you will learn about how stories are constructed, you will analyse film and develop a deeper understanding of how meaning is created, you will study its history and practitioners. This will inform you in the creation of work that is not only technically competent but that has something to say. You will produce short films, documentaries and experimental music videos and explore who you want to be as a filmmaker with the production of your graduation film and career focused modules.Our employer-focused programmes provide you with the skills and experience to succeed in this fast-paced sector. You’ll have access to outstanding facilities including a TV studio, digital editing and filming facilities, which will provide the backdrop for ‘live’ briefs and assignments as you develop your technical and professional expertise under the guidance of our industry specialist tutors. You will develop a wealth of wider employability skills in communication, creative problem solving, project management and critical thinking. You will have the opportunity to take part in industry facing collaborative projects and engage with industry professionals giving insight into the reality of working within the field. You will work with Photography and Graphic Design students introducing you to the fundamentals of these disciplines again broadening your skill set and also providing a greater network of peers and potential collaborations.Blackpool School of Arts provides an environment of support and encouragement to all of our students with a focus on developing the individual as a creative problem solver. In three years you will have developed the skills, knowledge and experience required to take you to your next step in life, whether post-graduate study or employment, with confidence, insight and ability.

Application deadline

26 January

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University information

Blackpool and the Fylde College

  • Campus address

    Blackpool and the Fylde College, Ashfield Road, Bispham, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY2 0HB, England

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