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MA - Master of Arts
Film / Video Editing Publishing: Editorial Work
Our course has been designed in conjunction with the thriving London post production sector to make sure you'll be working on the most relevant platforms. We'll introduce you to a number of roles across post, including grading and compositing.
Teaching is delivered by industry specialists and emphasises professional collaboration in the context of digital film production. Subjects covered include working with digital cinema camera recording formats, colour grading and audio post production.
We aim to produce job-ready graduates, capable in freelance work, enterprise, and new economic models for the creative industries.
We aim to produce job-ready graduates with the know-how and insight required to embark on careers in the creative industries, delivering professional practice skills around freelance work, enterprise, and new economic models.
The course provides opportunities to engage in collaboration with industry partners. Students have completed placements at Fifty-Fifty Post Production and The Farm.
We currently provide membership to the British Film Editors, which offers exclusive member’s events and online resources as well as networking opportunities.
You'll also gain skills in AVID Media Composer and Blackmagic Design’s DaVinci Resolve, with accredited trainers.
You will benefit from LSBU’s close partnership with The British Film Institute (BFI), the UK’s lead organisation for film, television and the moving image. This includes complimentary access to the BFI Player, the BFI’s award-winning streaming platform. The player has over 700 films and is the leading platform for world and independent cinema. Our partnership also means access to a range of bespoke masterclasses given by BFI staff members and BFI network colleagues. You will also have access to a number of benefits, discounts and offers. As the BFI is only a short walk away from LSBU, on London’s South Bank, you have ready access to the organisation that curates and presents the greatest international public programme of world cinema for audiences in cinemas, at festivals - and online.
Teaching and learning
You'll be taught by experienced lecturers and visiting tutors, who combine their teaching with work in the EPP industry.
Classes are taught in studios and labs in the Elephant Studios facility at LSBU. There are editing, grading suites and project rooms for independent and collaborative work.
Individual and group tutorials support our students in every module and we use Moodle as our Virtual learning Environment (VLE).
During the course students may also have the opportunity to join the South Bank Collective a student-run professional creative agency based on the University campus.
For this course (per year)
For this course (per year)
Students should have a UK Honours degree (2:2 or higher) in a relevant subject; or Equivalent qualification; or Relevant work experience. Applicants should have some basic practical experience of editing and post production and are required to supply a link to online samples of their film and video work when applying.