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Film Degrees

Are you passionate about film and cinema, and want to pursue your interest with a film degree? You could unleash your creativity, develop your own unique style, and build your technical skills and knowledge in production techniques with a film degree, ready for opportunities for careers in the ever-changing media industry.

Read on for information on film degree course types, specializations, film jobs and key skills. 

Key Skills

Common skills gained from film courses include:

  • Technical skills in filmmaking and related software
  • Ability to work to a set brief
  • Storytelling skills
  • Ability to tailor work to different audiences/genres
  • Team-working skills
  • Being able to work well independently and using initiative
  • Being inventive, creative and entrepreneurial
  • Developing new ideas and seeing them through to completion
  • Analytical skills
  • Research skills
  • Contextual awareness
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Communication skills
  • Being able to evaluate and reflect on your work