menu icon
Book your open day visit nowClick to book open day
MA Cinematography for Film and Television

MA Cinematography for Film and Television

Different course options

Full time | Talbot Campus | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Cinematography Film Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course will help you develop key intellectual and practical skills to meet and exceed current industry practices and expectations. Studying cinematography allows you to orchestrate camera, lens, lights, and motion to create visual aesthetics.

Why study MA Cinematography for Film and Television at BU?

  • Study specialist production units, providing you with an environment to develop creative, technical, digital camera and lighting, narrative storytelling, and collaborative skills
  • Become actively involved in BU research or use your expertise to suggest new avenues for us to explore
  • Through collaborative and individual production you’ll build a strong and distinctive showreel, which you will use as your calling card to the industry
  • Take advantage of opportunities with RedBalloon, an award-winning professional production unit based in the Faculty of Media and Communication
  • Benefit from regular guest lectures from industry professionals and take part in camera masterclasses including Arri, Canon, Panasonic, Sony, Red, Phantom HS and Olympus HS.

Graduate with an accredited degree

Graduate from an International Moving Image Society (IMIS) accredited degree, awarded to practice-based courses that best prepare students for a career in the industry.

Potential career paths

This degree aims to develop creative skills, techniques and collaborative approaches which will prepare you for employment in today’s evolving media industry. Through collaborative and individual production you will build up a strong and distinctive showreel, which will prepare you for entry into the industry. Future career roles could be very diverse including the following example job roles:

  • Director of Photography
  • Cinematographer
  • Camera Operator
  • Camera Assistant

Modules

Develop skills for employment in the field of digital camera operation and lighting. You'll become familiar with a range of camera, grip and lighting equipment and use these for completing projects through independent working and collaboration.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

8,250

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

14,750

Entry requirements

A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:2 in any subject, or equivalent.

University information

Based by the sea in south-west England, just two hours from London by train, Bournemouth University offers over 90 taught Master’s courses as well as many research programmes. 16% of its students are in postgraduate study, meaning you’ll be joining a thriving postgraduate community. The university has four academic faculties, divided into numerous individual subject areas: Health & Social Sciences Departments: Medical Science & Public...more