UK Upper Second Class Honours degree (2:1); or equivalent; Students with relevant professional or creative experience will also be considered.
Submit an essay, in English, entitled 'An analysis of the strengths and weaknesses of the broadcasting industry in my country'. This should be up to 2000 words in length.
English language requirements:
IELTS score of 6.5 with 6.5 in writing and no sub-score below 5.5, for non-native English speaking applicants.
Months of entry
This innovative course examines the different ways in which broadcasting is organised around the world. It has a particular emphasis on the production techniques of British television, approaching them through a comparative international lens.
The course has regular visiting lectures from leading figures in the UK's television industry, including the department's own VIsiting Professors James Quinn (Commissioner for Sky Arts) and renowned producer, director and writer Tony Garnett. In the past, we've had visiting lecturers including Alex Graham (Executive Producer of Who Do You Think You Are), James Quinn (Documentary Commissioning Editor, Sky) and Karen Mullins (Project Manager for London Olympics, Rugby World Cup).
You'll study a major BBC drama series from conception through to scripting and production, such as the series Casualty, with time to visit the production base in Cardiff. You'll study with scholars with experience of TV industries around the world, and hear from guest lecturers from London's TV industry.
Information for international students
English language requirements: IELTS score of 6.5 with 7 in writing for non-native English speaking applicants. Please visit website.
Fees and funding
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Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Professor John Ellis