City College Plymouth

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of St Mark & St John

Film Production

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Course summary

An FdA based around Film Production and readiness for entry into the Film Industry - with a focus on creative film production and entry into film festivals. Students will focus on specific training for TV and Film Production Techniques alongside advanced theory delivery with a variety of highly focussed units looking at additional practical skills and in depth understanding of subject context. Students will work collaboratively with other areas of the college, most notably Make-up Artistry students and Acting for Digital Media students, where production of a film will utilise actors and make-up artists to develop a professional understanding across all disciplines. Students benefit from a rich mix of theoretical and practical training for film, and will graduate with an intellectual and practical understanding and knowledge of the industry alongside a working portfolio and the tools necessary to launch a career in the media industry.

Course details


Proposed modules are: Visual Studies, Screen Craft , Defining the Difference: Film roles and Responsibilities, Digital Editing for the Moving Image , Stories for the Screen, Digital Film Production, Advanced Visual Studies, Screen Craft 2, Sound and Film "You ain't heard nothin' yet" , Cult Cinema: Beyond the Mainstream - Controversy and Cultures, Documentary Film and Practical Production (Final Project)

Assessment method

Coursework and practical assessments.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £7450 Year 1
England £7450 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7450 Year 1
Scotland £7450 Year 1
Wales £7450 Year 1
Channel Islands £7450 Year 1

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City College Plymouth
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Additional information

Whether your exam results didn’t quite go your way, or you are only just deciding you’d like to start a university-level course this September, come and talk to us about it. We are offering drop-in sessions on Thursday 16th August 2018, Friday 17th August 2018 and Monday 20 August 2018. Alternatively, you can also speak to the team by calling our Clearing hotline on 01752 305786. Lines are open from 8.00am to 5.00pm on Thursday 16, Friday 17 August and Monday 20 August and from 10.00am to 2.00pm on Saturday 18 August.

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Film Production at City College Plymouth - UCAS