Understanding the interplay between the written word and the moving image is a key to understanding world we live in. Combining the study of Film and English will allow you to explore textuality in its different manifestations as you learn how to and analyse stories in both written and audiovisual form. Why study Film Studies and English Literature at Huddersfield?
- You’ll be taught and supported by enthusiastic, internationally renowned professors, researchers and media practitioners.
- You’ll be working in industry standard production facilities.
- The course will develop your abilities to analyse, research and write persuasively about a rich variety of films, shows and filmmakers, from the latest superhero blockbusters through to quirky indie movies, world cinema, and amateur YouTube releases.
- Our team of English academic staff are ranked in the top 5 in the UK for the quality of their research publications (REF 2014).
Year 1 Core modules: Texts Video and Audio Production Thinking Critically Writing for the Media and Storytelling Literary Genres Year 2 Core modules: Researching Digital Communication, Media and Culture Literary Histories Participatory Media and Fans Planet/Hollywood: Contemporary Global Cinema Option modules: Choose one from a list which may include: Critical Concepts 1 Literature and Making Year 3 - optional placement year Final Year Core modules: Advanced Critical Practice Dissertation / Practice Dissertation Fantasy, Horror and Cult Film Option modules: Choose one from a list which may include: Critical Concepts 2 Public Humanities
We use a variety of assessments, including video shorts, podcasts, newsroom days, audience research portfolios, essays, production pitches, data analytics, presentations, and dissertation. This allows you the ability to tailor your degree to fit your passions, interests and strengths. You will be taught by world-leading scholars whose research is helping to shape our understanding of how media, journalism and culture operate alongside industry-leading practitioners and producers, supplemented by a variety of guest talks.
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.
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
Applicants with prior learning or prior experiential learning will be considered individually by the School of Music, Humanities and Media Accreditation and Validation Panel, to assess whether it is appropriate to grant general or specific credit towards the course. Applications from international students will be considered on an individual basis, and with advice from the University's International Office. Other suitable experience or qualifications will be considered. For further information please see the University's minimum entry requirements.
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course
English language requirements
If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum for IELTS is 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, or equivalent will be considered acceptable.
Read more about the University’s entry requirements for students outside of the UK on our 'Where are you from?' information pages.
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.
Additional fee information
Please see our website for more information - http://www.hud.ac.uk/undergraduate/fees-and-finance/undergraduate-scholarships/
University of Huddersfield
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