B.Sc. Film and Television Production

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
  • 11200
    Tuition (Year)
    Tuition (Year)
  • English
This Film and Television Production programme from the University of Greenwich offers a broad base to production and post production including camera, studio roles, editing skills, digital compositing and visual effects. Presentation, design, animation and techniques for motion graphics are also included.



It affords the opportunity to acquire both the latest techniques and traditional skills in television and film production and post-production. On successful completion of this programme students would be able to: demonstrate proficiency in camera and studio techniques, analyse, design, and create motion graphics and visual effects, produce and manage assets in a variety of media (film, text, image, animation, sound, video).

Individuals will work independently and as part of a team, utilising emerging technologies related to the production and post-productions industries to produce a portfolio of work that demonstrates a strong technical, social, ethical and legal awareness for the entertainment industry.

The university currently has a partnership agreement with BBC Training and Development in which they will be inputting lectures and practical studio sessions as part of the programme.

The following is an indication of current programme content. However, the rapidly changing nature of the subject area means that both the courses offered, and individual course content, may vary in future years.

Specialist equipment/facilities

HD multi camera TV studio, sound stage, digital editing rooms, location cameras, DSLR technology, lighting and digital sound equipment.


Assessment is through practical production work, with supported written individual documentation/research and practical project work. Creative Skillset benchmarks for production areas are used as a guide throughout the courses.

Career options

Possible careers include studio and location camera work, editing/post production, motion graphic design, TV and commercial work, web animation, video compositing and special effects and multimedia design and production.

Detailed Course Facts

Start dates and application deadlines

Started in

  • There is no deadline for this start date.

Dates reflect the university's timezone.

Tuition fee
  • GBP11200 per year ( International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

  • GBP9000 per year ( EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

Credits (ECTS) 180 ECTS
For students who will be coming to Greenwich for a full academic year, the normal course load is 120 Greenwich credits (equivalent to 60 ECTS credits).
Credits 360
For students who will be coming to Greenwich for a full academic year, the normal course load is 120 Greenwich credits (equivalent to 60 ECTS credits).
Duration full-time 36 months
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Full-time

Course Content

Year 1

  • Introduction to Craft Skills (15 (30 credits)
  • Introduction to TV Studio (30 credits)
  • Principles of Film and Television (30 credits)
  • Introduction to Portfolio Production & Professional Practice (15 (30 credits)

Year 2

  • Craft Skills (30 credits)
  • Professional Practice and Portfolio Development (30 credits)
  • Two options from: Broadcast Production (15; TV Studio; Post Production Design; Sound Design; 3D Animation (60 credits)

Year 3

  • CDT Project (60 credits)
  • Industry Practice and Portfolio Development (30 credits)
  • One option from: Broadcast Post Production (15*; Post Production Effects; Advanced Lighting; Advanced Sound for Production; Computing, Education & Communication (30 credits)

*Negotiable option - this option requires staff approval based on assessment of GPA and attendance before acceptance for the courses.

English Language Requirements


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Applicants should have:

A minimum of 320 UCAS points

FROM A-levels in a relevant discipline such as film, television editing, art, photography, media or English, or equivalent qualifications

PLUS GCSE English and mathematics at grade C or above or equivalent qualifications such as Key Skills level 2.

  • Applications from students taking Access to Higher Education courses are welcome.
  • Suitable candidates may be invited to interview.

Admission to UK universities often requires that students have completed 13 years of formal education with recognized qualifications. International students should consider taking a Pre-Bachelor to gain access to UK universities when:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
  • United Kingdom, Brighton Pre-Bachelor Media Foundation

    Students are well-prepared for higher education after completing the preparation course.

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University of Greenwich

London, United Kingdom

United Kingdom The University of Greenwich, founded in 1890, has three campuses at Greenwich (London), Avery Hill (London) and Medway (Kent), each with modern learning facilities, in beautiful historic buildings. The University has a resource base of highly qualified staff with wide-ranging expertise and significant links with business and industry. Innovation and strong links to industry and commerce, complemented by research excellence and an international agenda are what make the University of Greenwich a leading modern university.