This course has been designed to provide you with a critical understanding of contemporary and future debates within the media industry. It will equip you with critical, technical and transferable skills that will enable you to progress into a career in the industry. The aims of the programme are to: • Develop and promote employability skills through live briefs, competitions, enterprise, integration with the community and awareness of career opportunities and current practices, preparing students for a career in the media industry • Develop the ability to produce creative and innovative work of high quality applying current industry conventions • Introduce knowledge of a range of production and post production tools and techniques to be applied to professional productions and public exhibitions • Develop transferable skills of self-evaluation, independent research and project management and development • Further provide a sound grounding in social and critical issues around media practice which will both underpin post-university work and equip those wishing to embark on postgraduate study You will be encouraged to be creative and innovative, producing a range of work for live briefs, competitions, enterprise and exhibitions, and gain in-depth knowledge of both production and post production tools and techniques. You will have the opportunity to undertake a work placement at a national media company. The ability to project manage and work independently will be essential requirements. You will have full access to studio space featuring green screen capability, professional cameras, film and sound equipment and editing software.
You will study a range of modules, which may include: •Honours Research Project •Moving Image Production Project •Post Production and Visual Effects •Professional Development
The following activities are used for assessment: • Research reports • Creative journals • Essays • Presentations • Video diaries • Reflective evaluations • Pitches • Proposals • Journals • Practical work including scripts, demonstrations, critiques and interviews.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Applicants will need to evidence the following: • Foundation Degree in Moving Image Production OR • Foundation Degree in another media related subject
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Additional entry requirements
UK Applicants: At the interview they will be required to present a portfolio of work that displays their skills to their best advantage. European Applicants: European applicants may not be able to attend an interview in the UK. Once the application has been processed, they should submit an e-portfolio, CD or DVD of their recent work; this will be followed by a telephone interview.
English language requirements
EU students, for whom English is not the first language, will be required to evidence an IELTS score or 6.0 or equivalent. Equivalences include: • TOEFL written examination score of 550 plus a test of written English (at 4) • TOEFL Computer Equivalent score of 230 • Proficiency in English (Cambridge) at Grade C or above
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£8500||Year 1|