Research course

Theatre, Film, Television and Interactive Media by Creative Practice

Institution
University of York · Department of Theatre, Film and Television
Qualifications
PhD

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Entry requirements

You will have completed a first degree to at least upper second class standard. In addition, you will normally have a Masters degree or at least three years professional experience in theatre, film, television or interactive media production.

Months of entry

January, April, October

Course content

This PhD programme in Theatre, Film, Television and Interactive Media (by creative practice) invites proposals in the fields of Playwriting, Acting for Theatre, Directing for Theatre, Film and Television, Sound Design and Interactive Media.

The programme is specifically aimed at individuals:

  • already working professionally in theatre, film, television or interactive media who wish to take time to reflect critically on their own and others’ work.
  • already working professionally in theatre, film, television or interactive media who wish to make a career move into teaching and research in Higher Education.
  • working in theatre, film, television or interactive media who wish to develop their careers with the production of a substantial and appropriate original work.
  • seeking to reach a professional standard of practice and research and to pursue a career in either Higher Education or professional theatre, film, television or interactive media.

Information for international students

If English isn't your first language you may need to provide evidence of your English language ability. For more information see our postgraduate English language requirements.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Dr Emma Pett
Email
emma.pett@york.ac.uk
Phone
01904 325245