What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
General Studies is not usually accepted.
This could be a 3 A-levels at grades BBC or an equivalent combination of A-levels and BTECs. You will also require GCSE English Language and GCSE Maths at grade 4 or above (for pre-2017 GCSEs, grade 4 equates to C grade).
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 112 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers79%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses
For those who want to learn the history of making and criticising film Suitable for students who wish to combine a theoretical understanding of moving images with film practice Gain key skills in critical analysis of visual images, particularly valued by employers in a multimedia environment Develop excellent communication skills, as you learn how to communicate effectively in images and words through your written work and visual analysis Graduates from this programme work in a range of creative industries including film production, media research, film festivals, media education, advertising and film curating/programming. "If it can be written, or thought, it can be filmed" - Stanley Kubrick Our world is dominated by moving images. A degree in Film Studies will enable you to explore this world, taking you to other cultures, spaces, and eras. What will I learn? This degree programme blends creative practice with academic work, it will challenge you to make and reflect upon cinema. You will learn: Working to brief, teamwork, negotiation, project management, development (i.e., initiation and planning of creative projects), audio-visual production and screenwriting (storytelling and writing techniques).
**Year 1** Students are required to study the following compulsory courses: * Screen Now (30 credits) * Media Technologies (30 credits) * Storytelling for Film and Television (30 credits) * Screen Histories (30 credits) **Year 2** Students are required to study the following compulsory courses: * International Cinemas (30 credits) * Independent Filmmaking Practices (30 credits) Students are required to choose 60 credits from this list of options: * Making and Curating (30 credits) * Documentary Practice (30 credits) * Writing for the Screen (30 credits) * Datascapes (30 credits) * Communications Research (30 credits) * Sound Studies (30 credits) **Year 3** Students are required to study the following compulsory courses: * Film/Memory (30 credits) * Cinema & Space (30 credits) Students are required to choose 60 credits from this list of options: * Creative Industries Placement (30 credits) * Working in Creative Industries (30 credits) * Screen/Writing (30 credits) * Advanced Projects (60 credits) * Dissertation (60 credits)
The University of Greenwich offers students a chance to study at a choice of incredible locations on London’s doorstep. With a campus on a recognised World Heritage Site and our modern facilities in the new award–winning £76 million Stockwell Street development in the heart of Greenwich, open playing fields setting in Avery Hill in Eltham and the easily commutable Medway Campus in Chatham Maritime – the University of Greenwich has many advantages. And that’s without mentioning all the teaching, programmes, diversity, buzz and employment opportunities on offer.
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
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English Language and Literature
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