Screen Acting and Film Production at University of Chichester - UCAS

Course summary

Our BA (Hons) Screen Acting and Film Production course allows you to build an exceptional understanding of film production practices and industry technologies as you develop your screen acting skills. You will undertake traditional acting training and study a range of techniques including Stanislavski, Adler, Meisner, and Strasberg, as you explore topics including classical and contemporary performance texts, acting methods, physicality, character psychology, and improvisation. You will be taught by a team of highly qualified professional practitioners and current industry figures including award winning directors, producers, actors, writers, editors and composers from the fields of Film, TV and Games. You will develop contemporary tradecraft skills offered by the advances in digital technologies, as you deepen your specialist theoretical knowledge and skills in areas that are vital to successful digital filmmaking. With our digital technology facilities at the Tech Park, students will be able to engage with state of the art spaces and equipment including a 200sqm Film Studio, a dedicated Green Screen Studio, professional standard postproduction facilities and Recording Studios. Our approach gives aspiring screen actors the real world experiences and employability skills needed to develop their acting careers in a range of screen based creative industries. In addition, you will have the opportunity to explore the history, theory, and cultural relevance of screen-based content, and investigate a range of topics with optional modules such as horse riding, weaponry ands combat acting, and climbing.

Modules

Year One In your first year, you will begin to develop your key acting skills around movement, voice, and speech, as well as study the wider history and context of the discipline. In addition, you will explore the fundamentals of digital film operations, screenwriting structures, and project planning. Year Two In your second year, you will continue to develop your core acting skills as well as look to develop wider elements of your performance skillset, including specialist focus on action acting, motion capture, and character psychology. You will also begin to build your degree around your own interests, as you select from optional modules that explore screenwriting, production management, and additional focus on dramatic productions. Year Three In your third year, you will work towards your final project, which allows you to work across a range of areas to demonstrate your acquired performance and/or technical knowledge through the production of a creative portfolio. You will also explore more advanced elements of action performance techniques and develop your employability options with modules in freelancing and building your own online portfolio of creative work.

Assessment method

There will be a range of creative and practical assessments which will include: -Short films -Audio tracks -Video essays -Creative portfolios -Pod casts -Presentations -Reflective writing -Skills observation


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
W600
Institution code:
C58
Campus name:
Bognor Regis Campus, University of Chichester
Campus code:
R

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Additional entry requirements

Audition


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6No component less than 5.5
PTE Academic5050-57 and no lower than 50-57 in each component
TOEFL (iBT)79At least: 18 in Reading 17 in Listening 20 in Speaking 17 in Writing

Qualifications recognised for English language proficiency

https://www.chi.ac.uk/study/international/english-language-requirements/


Student Outcomes

Operated by the Office for Students
85%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
95%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
EU £16344 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
International £16344 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Screen Acting and Film Production at University of Chichester - UCAS