University of West London

Course Introduction

We are based in west London ' one of the world industry centres for film and television and, as a result, you will have unparalleled access to freelance work, targeted industry experience and networking opportunities, which will enable you to go on to exciting and successful careers as screenwriters, directors, producers, directors of photography, production managers, and sales and distribution agents. Our students make cutting'edge and challenging work and our alumni are awardwinning. We are festival'focused with strong connections to industry and have a clear vision of what constitutes a successful career in film production.

Course Modules

Year 1: Digital video production; contemporary industry practice; the moving image 1; the moving image 2; camera, lighting and sound; post'production: art and technique. Year 2: Documentary production; recording reality; screenwriting; film movements; TV studio production; placement. Year 3: Identity and difference; directing fiction; dissertation or project; genres; experimental film and video.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,350  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • Tariff 112
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • BTEC National Award
  • International Baccalaureate
  • GCE A-level
  • SQA Higher
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • OCR Certificate for IT Professionals
  • OCR L3 Certificate in Mathematics for Engineers
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)
  • OCR Diploma for IT Professionals
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Certificate
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Award
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Extended Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Specialist Diploma