Taught course


Bath Spa University · School of Humanities and Cultural Industries

Entry requirements

We’re looking for individuals with either a good first degree or a thorough professional training in acting, theatre, television, or film. We do accept individuals on the basis of equivalent life experience.

We ask you to submit a twenty-page script sample with your application form, this can be written for any medium.

Months of entry


Course content

  • Learn through weekend workshops at Corsham Court campus.
  • Taught by acclaimed industry professionals – working practitioners who continue to love what they do.
  • You'll craft a practical project, which leads to a showcase presentation.

Take your writing to the highest level, and develop clear strategies for professional success. With a combination of expert guidance and peer-group workshopping, we encourage you to develop your unique voice while meeting the demands of a highly competitive industry.

We cover all media, including theatre, radio, film and television, and offer extensive training in professional skills. By the end of the course, you’ll have a comprehensive portfolio of original work, a finished script to professional standards, industry connections and a fully-realised showcase presentation.

Information for international students

For further information visit our website.

Fees and funding

UK students
£7,790 (F/T)
International students

For more information on funding please refer to our website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

01225 876180