Taught course

Film Studies

Institution
University of St Andrews · School of Philosophical, Anthropological and Film Studies
Qualifications
MLittPGDip

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Entry requirements

A good 2.1 Honours undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MLitt in Film Studies is a one-year taught programme run by the Department of Film Studies. The programme approaches the study of film through a varied intellectual approach, exploring cinema in a global context. You will discover filmmaking cultures outside the canon and examine film through new cultural, theoretical and historical perspectives.

Highlights

  • The Department of Film Studies at St Andrews receives regular visits from high-profile film scholars, critics and film industry personalities, ranging from Joe Russo to Ian Christie, Patricio Guzmán to Gina Marchetti.
  • Students have the opportunity to experience and present their work at a regular series of research events (including research talks, workshops and screenings).
  • The Film Studies postgraduate community mixes MLitt and PhD students in friendly and collaborative ways.
  • Students collaborate closely with staff as all modules adopt research-led teaching, exploring the latest developments and research within the discipline.

Fees and funding

UK students
£9,900
International students
£20,370

There are a variety of funding options available for postgraduate students. For more details visit our website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MLitt
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGDip
    part time
    21 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    9 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Secretary
Email
filmstudies@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1334 46 7473