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Full-Time & A Level Courses

Film Studies A Level

Level 3

Course code: AG3380K
Type: Full Time
Duration: 2 years
Subject area: A Levels,Arts
Location: Ludlow
Fee: Additional Costs - £20.00

This charge identified is applicable to learners aged 16-18 who qualify for funding. Learners aged 19+ will have to pay this charge and possibly tuition and exam fees. This will depend on the course and any prior qualifications. For further information, please refer to the fees page of our website https://hlnsc.ac.uk/fees/fees-guidance/

* Fees are chargeable each year and the fees quoted will be for the current year only, if the course is more than 1 year further fees will be due next year.

About the course

If you’re a dedicated film viewer who wants to understand how film functions as an art form, then this is the course for you. You will develop skills of analysis by exploring a wide range of mainstream and independent American and British film, as well as significant examples of world cinema. Emphasis is placed upon visual storytelling and technical film language, and you will have the opportunity to put your ideas and knowledge in these areas of study into practice by making your own short film.

Why choose us

Superb facilities, with full access to the Adobe creative suite. Get access to Premiere Pro, Photoshop, After Effects and more for your creative projects. Regular cinema trips. Creative coursework allows you to develop your own short film projects. Film and Media ‘Oscars’ night to screen your productions and celebrate your success. 100% pass rate achieved since 2015.

What you could do next

You may progress to university and study a degree in Film or Media, or a wide range of art and social science subjects. The course can lead to various careers in the film industry as well as broadcasting, journalism, media production and marketing.

Popular modules

  • Silent Film

  • Experimental Film

  • Documentary

Assessment methods

Assessment will be via external exams Exams and Coursework

Entry requirements

A minimum of 5 GCSEs with a grade 4 (grade C) or above in English.