This programme is designed for actors who want to refine and advance their skills in the area of performance before the camera. You will develop your screen acting technique across a range of styles, including film, television and digital platforms. You will learn how to be a professional and accomplished performer in studio and on location, as well as learning about voicing animation and computer video games. In addition, you will have opportunity to interact with motion-capture technology and computer-generated imagery to create exciting cutting-edge screen performances. Uniquely, this programme offers you the opportunity to acquire the technical production skills needed to create a high-quality self-tape, short digital film and acting showreel. This will give you the ability to create your own showcase of your acting talents on digital media. Located in our purpose-built Arts facility, New Adelphi, this programme gives you access to professional standard TV studios and equipment. It provides numerous opportunities to network with industry professionals in seminars, masterclasses, tuition and industry-aligned projects, as well as providing a graduating showcase, where agents and casting directors will be invited to watch your performances. There will be plentiful opportunities to get involved with industry projects and apply for work experience within the media industry. You will:
- Be taught by successful, working actors
- Learn production skills that will aid you as a performer
- Perform in a final showcase to potentially secure an agent
Performing for the Camera, Production Skills for Media Performance, Media and Performance: Art and Industry, Digital Collaboration Project, and Final Research Project. Please see our website to find out more about the modules we offer for this course.
Please see our website for the assessment methods.
A good honours degree (2.1 or above), with experience in acting and performing. International applicants will be required to show a proficiency in English. An IELTS score of 6.5, with no element below 5.5, is proof of this. We welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully. The Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) process could help you to make your work and life experience count. The APL process can be used for entry onto courses or to give you exemptions from parts of your course. Two forms of APL may be used for entry: the Accreditation of Prior Certificated Learning (APCL) or the Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL). Please see our website for the full entry requirements.
Fees and funding
No fee information has been provided for this course
Additional fee information
Please see our website to find out more about sponsorship information.
University of Salford
Course contact detailsVisit our course page
0161 295 4545