MA Film and TV Production

Storyboard your Future

Learn to craft compelling narratives in Film and TV

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Sep 16, 2024
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24 Months
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Part Time
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Programme Summary

Redefine the boundaries of film criticism and curation

Craft your own success story with our online programme. Explore directing, producing, and editing, and let your creativity shine in the world of film and TV.

Step into the dynamic world of film and television with UH Online's MA in Film and Television Production. Immerse yourself in this innovative online program, designed for aspiring filmmakers and producers. Elevate your creative practice and acquire indispensable production skills encompassing directing, producing, screenwriting, and editing. Our specialised modules will sharpen your critical judgment and technical finesse. This flexible online platform offers you the freedom to pursue your passion from anywhere. Join us to harness your potential as a visionary filmmaker in the ever-evolving realm of Film and Television Production. Apply now to open doors to limitless possibilities.

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Who is this Online Postgraduate Degree for?

Unlock your path to success

This fully online degree will expand your career options, offering you new possibilities and paths to success.

Excel in Your Current Career

Are you already a part of the entertainment world or a related field? Our online MA equips you with advanced skills in directing, producing, and editing, elevating your impact in your current role. Refine your creative vision and contribute to cinematic storytelling that resonates with audiences worldwide, driving innovation in the film and TV landscape.

Change Career Paths

Ready for a career transition into the world of film and television? Immerse yourself in a journey that encompasses directing, producing, and editing, as well as understanding the intricacies of visual storytelling. Redefine your career trajectory and seize opportunities as a filmmaker, content producer, or post-production specialist. Embrace the role of a storyteller and amplify your influence in the industry.

Carve Your Unique Path

Dream of creating your own mark in the world of film and television? Our MA programme empowers you to shape your distinctive journey. Develop a holistic understanding of the production process, from pre-production to distribution, and cultivate your own creative projects. Become a visionary who pioneers new narratives and experiences, leaving an indelible imprint on the ever-evolving landscape of cinematic storytelling.

Why choose our online
MA Film and TV Production?

Advance your career with an internationally recognised degree
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Earn an an online
MA Film and TV Production
degree from a modern UK university
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UH Online is 2nd for Graduate Employability in the most recent PTES Survey.
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Enhance your career prospects with a research focused degree
Flexible learning that fits your schedule
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Study at your own pace, anytime and anywhere from any device, your world is your campus.
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Student Support Consultants and services are available throughout your course
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Online Library and Virtual classroom are available 24/7
Taught by expert faculty with industry experience
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Learn from our team of campus based academic experts who create learning the outcomes
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Benefit from their extensive experience and knowledge in the field of choice
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Join fellow learners through virtual events and module discussions
Rigorous academic standards and quality control procedures
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Receive the same academic standards and award as the equivalent on-campus course
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Be assured of the quality and rigour of your education with a QAA assured degree
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Am I Eligible

Take our Questionnaire to find out if you are eligible for the programme.

Module Pathway

The part-time Online MA Film and TV Production is 180 Credits and comprises of core modules followed by a final research project.
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Core Modules
Camera and Lighting for Film and TV (15 Credits)
Editing: Principles and Theories (15 Credits)
Sound for Film and TV (15 Credits)
Pre-production & Storyboarding (15 Credits)
Narrative & Character: Writing for Film & Television (15 Credits)
Documentary: Practice & Production (15 Credits)
Cinematography: The Filmmaker’s Gaze (15 Credits)
Editing Practices (15 Credits)
Final Research Project
The Graduation Film (60 Credit)
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Further Course Information
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Entry Requirements

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The entry requirements for the programme are:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline at a level equivalent to a UK second-class Honours degree.
  • Applicants must also submit a portfolio of creative work showing appropriate skills in the intended area of study to be considered for these courses.
  • For International applicants whose first language is not English, IELTS score of 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in any band), or equivalent

  • The school will consider non-standard applicants who can demonstrate that they have relevant work experience over a period of 3 years via a Curriculum Vitae and/or LinkedIn profile.  

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The supporting documents for the programme are:

  • Bachelor’s degree (where applicable) at a level equivalent to a UK second class Honours degree.
  • A reference letter from a current or previous manager or HR department or person in a position of authority is required as supporting evidence
  • Personal identification documents e.g passport or I.D
  • A personal statement (approx. 3-500 words) and/or video presentation about why you want to study this programme.
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency (POE) where applicable.
  • POE exemption may be offered to students.  Please speak to a Student Success Consultant to discover whether you are eligible for an exemption

Start your application Journey

Advance your career with UH Online's online postgraduate degrees. Apply today and gain the knowledge and skills for professional success from the convenience of your home.

Delivered by Expert Faculty

Personal and Network development

Inter Disciplinary Module Approach

Consultancy Project Options

Industry Informed Content

Delivered by Expert Faculty

Personal and Network development

Inter Disciplinary Module Approach

Industry Informed Content

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Bet on Yourself

Freelance Filmmaker

Take on diverse projects as an independent filmmaker, from documentaries to commercials, leveraging your skills in production, direction, and storytelling.


Craft compelling scripts that serve as the foundation for engaging films and TV productions, mastering storytelling techniques and character development.

Film Director

Lead the creative vision of films and TV shows, guiding actors, crew, and post-production teams to bring stories to life on screen.


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