Three years full-time.
Four and a half to nine years part-time.
2019 entry: 112 UCAS tariff points (or above)
Please see Entry Requirements below.
* Subject to validation
As a Film Studies undergraduate at the University of Suffolk you will be able to immerse yourself in the historical, socio-cultural, political, generic and aesthetic study of film. You can choose from a wide variety of modules including the Hollywood Blockbuster, History of Animation, Adaptation and Interpretation, Cinema of Excess, Contemporary Television and World, British and Asian Cinema. The range of topics covered allows students to engage in debates surrounding global, cult, niche and new digital film culture.
We pride ourselves on our small class sizes and supportive learning and teaching environment. You will be encouraged and supported by your tutors during classes and regular tutorials, and be part of a close-knit community of film-based students. Our thought-provoking and engaging learning environment enables students to develop the confidence and wide variety of skills, including critical thinking, analytical and evaluative skills, the ability of to work independently and collaboratively, and research, communication and self-managements skills, all of which prepare students for a wide variety of professional careers.
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Graduates are well-prepared to enter careers in media and broadcast, marketing and public relations, advertising, film criticism, teaching and education, arts administration in addition to a range of postgraduate and vocational study opportunities.
Fees and finance
- Full-time tuition fee: £9,250 p.a.
- Part-time tuition fee: £1,454 per 20 credits (Please contact the Infozone for further information)
- International tuition fee: £13,330 p.a.
- Detailed information about Tuition Fees.
- Find out more about Financial Support eligibility.
- Also see Loans and Grants.
- At University of Suffolk, your tuition fees provide access to all the usual teaching and learning facilities that you would expect. However, there may be additional costs associated with you course that you will need to budget for. See Course Costs.
You will also need to attend an interview before an offer can be made.
If you have previously studied at higher education level before you may be able to transfer credits to a related course at the University of Suffolk and reduce the period of study time necessary to achieve your degree.
Facilities and Resources
University of Suffolk provides a range of facilities spanning both practical digital production and lecture theatres for screenings, lectures and seminars. Our library holds a wide range of monographs, journals and DVD’s to support students studies and is regularly updated. In addition to these physical resources it provides access to an extensive database of texts and e-journals.