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DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Screenplay Writing

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course equips you with professional skills to develop your own voice and produce marketable and commercially successful scripts for film, television and web series. During your studies, you will do a unique industry project for an external client. Practical: Work with professional actors who will perform your script in front of you, pitch your script to a panel of industry experts at the end of each key module, and receive professional script development support from leading UK film and TV production companies; Comprehensive. Learn about writing for different platforms: film, television, web, radio and games; Industry awareness. Learn from award-winning tutors and guest speakers with extensive professional experience as writers, directors, producers, show runners and script developers for film, TV, radio, gaming and online; Career-focused. Write a script for an external client while working together with other MA students on an industry-integrated project. Receive real-life screenwriting experience and improve your communication, team working and pitching skills.

Key facts: One-year full-time postgraduate course; For students who want to develop writing skills for creative screen industries; Build an impressive portfolio which includes a short film script, treatments for genre feature film, pilot screenplay for TV series or mini-series, two industry-standard script reports, synopses, outlines, project pitches and a long form Master’s Project script (feature or TV). Careers: From the very first day at MetFilm School, we teach our students to network and pitch to the industry. The MetFilm Futures team help our talented and bright students secure creative jobs in leading companies across the globe.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

05-OCT-20

Modules

In this module, you will participate in seminars and workshops covering a range of topics, including practical filmmaking skills, creative brainstorming, a survey of concepts underpinning moving image theory, and the state of the creative industries.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£16,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£18,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students must have a minimum 2:1 honours degree from a UK university or overseas equivalent. Applicants without this qualification, but possessing relevant work experience, are also invited to apply. Each application is considered on its individual merits.