Taught course

Global Film and Television

University of Hertfordshire · School of Social Science, Humanities and Education

Entry requirements

Applicants are required to have a good Bachelor’s degree (minimum 2.2 or equivalent) in a relevant discipline.

Months of entry


Course content

The MA in Global Film and Television is an online course, offering a range of distinct critical and theoretical approaches. You will be asked to explore the dynamic relationship between visual style and social commentary in work of film and television from around the world. As the industries of film and television become increasingly interconnected, the course considers their shared stylistic and contextual relationships.

This course is innovative in engaging with comparative close readings of US film beyond Hollywood, of World Cinema, and of contemporary television. The course leads the way in employing cutting-edge advancements in Film and Television Studies, such as the audio visual essay and digital curation. The course’s online delivery means that you will benefit from greater flexibility, innovative teaching and learning strategies via the latest developments in social media and digital technology.

Information for international students

English Language qualification certificate (you should have a score of 7.0 overall if presenting an IELTS test)

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • Masters
    24 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Lies Lankman