Taught course

Television Production

Institution
University of Bedfordshire · Division of Media, Arts and Performance
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a good undergraduate degree at Honours level, or equivalent.

Months of entry

October

Course content

About the course

This course is ideal for students who want to work as part of the team behind the camera. The course is hands-on, highly practical, taught in a multi-camera TV studio, and has very impressive graduate success stories. The University of Bedfordshire recently launched Beds TV enabling students to broadcast their own work online.

The course will enable students to create industry standard television production work and develop their understanding of the television industry today. They will develop production and technical skills both in the studio and on location - and learn about emerging technological opportunities in the field of television production. In addition students will develop their communication and collaborative skills, which will help them become a more effective and industry-ready television practitioner.

Unit Information

  • Practice-Based Research For Television Production (MED036-6) Compulsory
  • Producing For Television (MED033-6) Compulsory
  • Television Development (MED032-6) Compulsory
  • Television Project (MED037-6) Compulsory
  • Television Production Technologies (MED035-6) Optional
  • Television Technical Skills (MED034-6) Optional

Career Prospects

MA Television course will equip students with a range of skills directly transferrable to the workplace. They will work in production teams in real production situations (e.g. working with real clients in MED BBB Producing for Television, or with real remits in MED AAA Television Development), which will develop their team working, negotiation and communication skills. In many units they will be working with industry standard software and hardware. This immersion in television technologies will help the students become a multi-skilled television operative, which is a key demand of the industry today.

Information for international students

See Fees and Funding for International Students for full information.

Fees and funding

See UK/EU Postgraduate students for full information on fees and funding.

Qualification and course duration

MA

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
study@beds.ac.uk
Phone
0300 3300 073