University of Sunderland

Degree level: Undergraduate

Screen Performance

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Course summary

TEF Silver

University of Sunderland has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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Perfect performance skills for TV and film. Equip yourself with performance production skill to gain experience that will launch your media career in front of or behind the camera. Explore the practical, theoretical and contextual aspects of the highly specialist areas of screen performance with this exciting course. Learn skills and techniques for television and film; prepare for a career in the screen industry. Develop key industry skills and techniques, and gain professional practice both in front of and behind the camera including: multi-camera acting and directing, scriptwriting, production skills, multi-platform performance. You can specialise as you progress and you’ll have the opportunity to pick up modules from across our performing arts and film production. Working alongside students from other courses, you’ll share knowledge and expertise that replicate industry projects.

Course details


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Assessment method

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How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 112 - 120 points
A level BBC - BBB
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM - DDM
GCSE/National 4/National 5 We also require three passes at GCSE grade C or above, which must include Mathematics and English Language; or a minimum of Level 2 Key Skills in Communication and Application of Number. If you have studied for a GCSE which has a numerical grade then you will need to achieve a grade 4 or above.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

Additional entry requirements


Audition/interview maybe required for this course

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £6935 Credit
England £6935 Credit
Northern Ireland £6935 Credit
Scotland £6935 Credit
Wales £6935 Credit

Additional fee information

Tuition fees for part-time students are £6,935 per 120 credits. If you have previously studied an HNC, HND, Foundation Degree or started a degree elsewhere in a relevant subject you may gain direct entry to join this course at Stage 2 or 3.
Screen Performance at University of Sunderland - UCAS