Entry requirements

You should have the equivalent of a British Honours degree (2:1 minimum) in a relevant subject. If you do not have any formal academic qualifications but do have experience in the industry and previous training in a relevant area, we will consider your application on an individual basis. We are very open to those who show relevant experience useful to the degree.

Months of entry


Course content

The MA Screenwriting is designed to equip participants with the knowledge, skills and experience to work in this sector either in the UK or internationally. The programme combines a core set of skills in the area of screenwriting for film and high-end TV with direct experience working alongside industry professionals, learning some of the detailed skills required to develop a commercially viable and original feature film script or series bible, as well as practical insights into personal entrepreneurial skills to foster a successful career.

Fees and funding

Please see the fees and funding page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Enquiries Team
0330 123 2032