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BA (Hons) Film Studies (Including Foundation Year)

University of Essex
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Course UCAS code: W628
Qualification type:
  • BA (Hons), Full-time Including Foundation Year , Duration: 4 Years
Course Summary:
Our four-year BA Film Studies (including foundation year), will be suitable for you if your academic qualifications do not yet meet our entrance requirements for the three-year version of this course and you want a programme that increases your subject knowledge as well as improves your academic skills in order to support your academic performance. This four-year course includes a foundation year (Year Zero), followed by a further three years of study. During your Year Zero, you study three academic subjects relevant to your chosen course as well as a compulsory academic skills module, with additional English language for non-English speakers. We give you the opportunity to explore film across a broad range of genres, time periods, and regions, from Hollywood, world and independent cinema, to documentaries and television. Simultaneously, you gain hands-on experience in film production and production management, essential for careers in the film and television industry.
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Many of our courses offer a choice of optional modules to tailor your learning experience. More information about these can be found on the University of Essex website.
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15 January

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Essex was amazing! The campus was seriously beautiful, had many a lovely afternoon sat by the lake on campus trying to revise. There’s a great community feel here, everyone is very friendly and there are amazing support services at the Union. Be sure to pick the right accommodation – if you’re ready to party every night, stay at the Towers, where no-one ever sleeps! If you’re a quieter type, the South Courts are a bit more relaxed although there’s still parties to be had. My teachers were also amazing, and I had a great time on my course.

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Undergraduate Admissions Office:
Tel. 01206 873666
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  • Ginny Wong's avatar by Ginny Wong on 24th January 2019
    Most of the staffs in the university are approachable. The teaching quality is good.
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    Very good university if you don’t like big crowds and have a hard time making friends. Everyone is friendly and theres always things to do. Learning is explained so carefully and it is easy to do.
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