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Film

Edinburgh Napier University

Venues

Merchiston Campus

Content

This course will advance your knowledge of your chosen specialist area as well as giving you a rounded understanding of other film making disciplines. The emphasis on professional skills will help maximise your chance of success.

Previous graduates have had their films screened at festivals around the world, including Venice, Beijing, Kolkata and Edinburgh. Many have gone on to win awards and commissions for TV and feature film projects.

Trimester 1 modules:
Creative Practice for Film and TV; Collaborative Techniques for Film 1; The Business of Screen Project Development*; Script Workshop 1*; Writing and Screen Project Development*; Motion Graphics (editors only)*.

*Optional

Trimester 2 modules:
Creative Practice for Cinema; Collaborative Techniques for Film 2; Critical Film Study.

Trimester 3:
Masters Film Project.

Entry Requirements

A 2:2 Honours degree in any discipline or equivalent, plus a portfolio.

Please make it clear in your application which of the five specialisms you are applying for: directing, producing, cinematography, editing or sound.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MA

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Film, Journalism and Media

SCQF Level

11

Career Sectors

Advertising, Marketing and PR

Journalism

Media and Broadcasting

Publishing and Writing