Taught course

Film and Cultural Management

University of Southampton · Faculty of Arts and Humanities

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Entry requirements

Upper 2nd class Honours degree or equivalent in an arts-related subject.

Months of entry


Course content

The cultural industries, such as the film industry, have the potential to bridge the perceived gap between culture and commerce through enhancing cultural life and generating wealth. This MA provides a framework for you to analyse the contemporary cultural sector, and study film policy in a variety of national and global contexts. Areas of study could include film festivals, specialist film programming, film policy, film exhibition, marketing and audience development, and the role of private and public film agencies. You'll examine the importance of film in society and how it shapes influences public policies (politically, socially and economically) while developing your own research interests.

Information for international students

IELTS 6.5 overall, with minimum of 6.0 in all components, or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

A variety of scholarships, grants and bursaries may be available to help you fund your master’s study, both from the University and from other organisations. Please check the website for more information.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
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