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Media Studies, Film/Culture

The Film/Culture concentration presents students with the opportunity to study films and how they reflect society and conversely, how films influence society throughout history and in world cultures.

Key Facts



BSc (Hons) Media Studies, Film/Culture


Course Credits: 120


Degree Duration

4 Years :4 Years (Direct Route)


Pathways Available

International Year One


Start Dates

September 2023

Degree Overview

Turn your passion for movies into an academic career. The Media Studies: Film/Culture concentration allows students to interpret various societies through the movies they produce.

You will have the opportunity to study films and how they reflect the broader culture. Additionally, students also explore how films have influenced society throughout history in various world cultures from Hollywood and beyond. This concentration engages students to think, speak, and write about film/culture and film history while considering theoretical approaches to film making.

The Media Studies program is designed for the student who works well in a communal environment and is interested in sharing ideas to facilitate a creative experience.

  • You may incur additional costs in the course of your education at the University over and above tuition fees in an academic year such as laptops, Stationary and additional resources.

Why Study this Degree

A room for screening films on a large formatted screen with sound reinforcement

Faculty with practical experience in the field

Your Pathways

International Year One

The International Year One is the perfect pathway if you want a undergraduate degree from a UK, EU or US University but do not meet the requirements for direct entry.

The IY1 course provides an intensive combination of first year University subject modules with English language skills.

Following successful completion of the IY1 you will continue onto your second year degree study directly with the University of your choice.

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