This course works closely with other programmes such as Acting, Visual Effects
and Costume Design
. Because of this students will experience a fully rounded teaching environment. Providing access to a collaborative production process, which mirrors the workings of industry.
What to expect when you join us
Throughout the three years, you will create screen and theatre productions. Showcasing your skills and abilities to create new and original content for film and theatre practice. Students will use cutting-edge Black Magic 4K camera technology as well as utilize traditional super-16mm film using Arriflex cameras. Our Ba (hons) Film, TV & Theatre course provides students with access to industry standard software including Premiere Pro and Avid. You will work on a minimum of 10 productions across three years but probably more within the collaborative nature of the degree course.
Film school students work with live clients and will submit for festivals and competitions throughout the degree. Including the Kodak Commercial Awards, RTS Awards and National Student Drama Festival as well as others. At the end of the three year course, you will have a broad show-reel of work for your next steps into professional practice.
Our graduates have gone on to pursue careers in film making, television production and theatre industries including:
• Scott Mann - Director & Producer: Final Score
(with Robert De Niro), The Tournament
• Tom Marshall – Director: Famalan, Chewing Gum
• Sarah Gledhill - Production Management Assistant: Secret Britain
, Flog it!
The Northern Studios
As well as having access to a brand new television and film studio and 129 seat theatre space already in use for students. A new 30,000 sq ft commercial film and television sound stage facility and studio complex ‘The Northern Studios’ is currently in development. Which will provide on the doorstep access to the only television and film studio in the North East.
These facilities will allow students from our stage and screen degree an extraordinary opportunity for access to industry guest speakers and the possibility of work experience on professional film and television programmes, as well as industrial links within both the worlds of stage and screen.
• Written & Film
• Visual Assignments
• Final Project