SAE Institute

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Hertfordshire

Film Production

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Course summary

Join the next generation of filmmakers with a Film Production degree from SAE. Learn the art of filmmaking using industry relevant software including Adobe Premiere Pro and Avid Media Composer. With an emphasis on hands-on learning, you will have access to high specification digital cameras and film production equipment. You will be producing real-world projects in small creative teams where you’ll develop skills in cinematography, visual effects, directing, production, post-production, lighting and sound, meaning you will have a real competitive edge and an impressive portfolio when entering the workplace. Our project based ‘creative studio’ approach provides a practically focussed approach to your education, through the engagement with authentic assessment activities that reflect industry practises. Many students use their final Major Project as a springboard into industry, creating award-winning projects, establishing their own business or making connections with industry professionals that have led to employment. The world of film production is at your fingertips - gain the essential skills and knowledge to earn your place on any film set around the world!

Modules

Our fast-track degree means you can graduate and be earning and doing what you love in just two years. Year 1: Trimester 1 - Film Fundamentals, Film Development. Trimester 2 - Film Production, Film Post Production. Trimester 3 - Creative Studio 1. Year 2: Trimester 4 - Creative Studio 2. Trimester 5 - Creative Studio 3. Trimester 6 - Major project (BA or BSc).


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

International applicants

Applicants must meet the general entry requirements outlined below. You will also need to provide evidence that you are proficient in the English language. More details can be found at http://www.sae.edu/gbr

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Additional entry requirements

Interview

Audition


Unistats information

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Student satisfaction
80%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
90%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £13000 Year 1
England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1
International £13000 Year 1

Additional fee information

For the London, Leamington Spa and Liverpool campuses, fees are £9,000 per year for UK students and £13,000 per year for EU/international students. Fees at our Glasgow campus are £7,500 per year for UK students and £11,500 per year for EU/international students.
Film Production at SAE Institute - UCAS