Taught course

Film and Television: Theory, Culture and Industry

University of Westminster, London · PG Creative Practice and Art Theory

Entry requirements

You should possess, or be expecting to attain a second class Honours degree or equivalent.

Months of entry


Course content

This is the longest running postgraduate course in the country in the study and research of film and television and retains its strong reputation within the film sector. In addition to theoretical, cultural and critical dimensions, the course offers an overview of the international film industry both historic and contemporary, including production, distribution, exhibition and marketing, from mainstream commercial productions to alternative, experimental and independent film, video and digital work. This is an option-based course offering students the opportunity to choose from the range of modules on offer from the three pathways: Theory, Culture and Industry.

Information for international students

We require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent and we recommend that you submit references and transcripts with your application to ensure a quick and accurate decision.

Fees and funding

Please find details of the extensive range of funding opportunities available through the university at www.wmin.ac.uk/funding

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24-48 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment67
Dissertation33 (10000 words)

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0)20 7911 5000