LMA

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: The University of Northampton

Digital Film & TV Production

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Course summary

The BA (Hons) degree in Digital Film and Television Production at LMA is delivered by industry professionals and is designed to develop and prepare you professionally to meet the demands of a rapidly changing sector. LMA will develop your vision and cultivate your creativity and prepare you for work across a variety of streaming platforms, TV, film or web. All of this is underpinned by theory and academic study along with developing your own creative voice and vision. If you want to network and develop your contacts so you can direct award-winning films, write the next big television drama or shoot the next award winning box set, then this course is the first step to make that happen! When you join LMA you are surrounded by like-minded people in an environment where hard work brings great reward. You are taught by industry professionals in state of the art facilities. The LMA team give you the creative freedom you desire, to explore, discover yourself and give you the confidence to be the absolute best version of YOU. LMA have amazing campuses in Liverpool and London and is co-owned by Global superstar ROBBIE WILLIAMS.

Modules

Level 4 (Year 1): Studying Film and TV Concept and Story Development Digital Film and TV Practical Skills Single Camera Production Level 5 (Year 2): Exploring Film and TV Advanced Concept and Story Development Advanced Digital Film and TV Practical Skills Fiction Production Level 6 (Year 3): Digital Film and TV Showcase Industry Investigation Promotional Portfolio (Digital Film and TV Production) Major Digital Film and TV Production

Assessment method

You will experience a wide range of assessment methods at LMA which focus around your practical development in Digital Film and TV Production. . In your practical skills modules you will be assessed through your engagement in a range of technical skills briefs, scenarios and projects where you are required to demonstrate your mastery of a range of technical equipment and software techniques and programmes. In your creative production modules you are given the opportunity to respond to a range of briefs and projects and are challenged to create different types of Film and TV products, ranging from an individually devised short single camera film through to a larger production that responds to a set brief. You are assessed both individually, and as part of a team, reflecting the different work practices within the Film and TV Industry. Assessed production journals and planning exercises are also used which require you to reflect and analyse your own skills and identify ways you can develop in order to become a proficient digital filmmaker In addition, in the modules where you investigate the Film and TV industry and your role within it, you will again experience a variety of assessment methods such as poster presentations, comparative reviews of Film and TV products, and investigative reports examining aspects of the Industry.


How to apply

Application codes

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

International applicants

This course is unable to accept international applicants who need a Tier 4 Student Visa to study in the UK as LMA does not hold a UKVI licence

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

LMA are happy to accept a wide range of qualifications, including but not limited to: A Levels, BTEC Extended Diploma, OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma, BTEC Subsidiary Diploma(s), Access to HE courses, Scottish Highers, IB Diploma Programme, Foundation Diploma in Art and Design, RSL Level 3 Diploma and T Levels. We also welcome students who have a combination of qualifications - e.g. 2 A Levels and 1 BTEC Subsidiary Diploma and an extended project. Our academic entry criteria from qualifications you are currently taking is 96 UCAS tariff points and your offer will be tailored to reflect this. We assess all applications individually. If you have any questions about whether your qualifications meet our entry criteria, please do not hesitate to contact the LMA admissions team.

Additional entry requirements

Other

As part of the admissions selection process, all applicants will be required to submit a short piece of video work responding to a brief provided by LMA. Full details of what is required for the content of the video will be sent to all applicants along with guidance about the format and how to submit.


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

You should anticipate the following additional costs associated with your course: Whilst LMA has an extensive range of technical film and TV production equipment that students can hire out during the course free of charge, we recommend that all students acquire their own personal 1 - 2TB Portable External Hard Drive to store their own work and also their own Headphones with AUX connection so that they can easily listen to audio when recording. Approximate Costs £100. Student Licence for Adobe Creative Suite to be used on students own equipment - currently in 2021/22 £16.00 per month.
Digital Film & TV Production at LMA - UCAS