Planit


Film

Edinburgh Napier University

Venues

Merchiston Campus

Content

With emphasis on collaboration, this course has been designed to help you embark on a career as a professional fiction filmmaker in one of the following disciplines:

producing, directing, cinematography, editing, location sound recording and design.

Teaching is through a combination of collaborative shared modules and modules that focus on individual disciplines. The two core practice-based modules complement each other, concentrating on professional practice within the framework of the industry crew structure.

Modules that you will study* as part of this course

Collaborative Techniques in Film 1; Collaborative Techniques in Film 2; Creative Practice for Cinema;
Creative Practice for Film and TV; Critical Film Study; Masters Film Project; Moving Image Design; Script workshop 1; The Business of Screen Project Development; Writing and Screen Project Development.

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