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Filmmaking and Screen Writing

University of the West of Scotland

Venues

Ayr Campus

Content

The UWS Filmmaking and Screen Writing course offers a unique balance between film theory, filmmaking and script writing, which will enable you to develop industry-accredited skills while pursuing your passion for cinema.

You will learn how to write scripts, make films and study cinema as art, culture and commerce.

The course is designed to produce graduates with specific knowledge and skills in filmmaking, cinematic storytelling, and film culture.

The course will also develop your transferable skills of content production, information processing and professional communication.

The course has an explicitly international curriculum concerned with a globalised industry, which is explored in local, regional and national contexts throughout the four years of study.

Entry Requirements

2022 entry requirements
Standard entry:
4 Highers at ABBB plus English and Maths at National 5.

Entry to year 2 is possible with 3 Advanced Highers at BCC plus English and Maths at National 5.

Widening access entry:
4 Highers at BBBB plus English and Maths at National 5.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BA Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

WW68

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

School of Business and Creative Industries

Department

Creative Industries

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.uws.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Advertising, Marketing and PR

Journalism

Media and Broadcasting

Publishing and Writing