MLitt Film Journalism

University of Glasgow
United Kingdom
Master's Degree
Study mode
Full-time, Part-time
1 year
Total tuition fee (local)
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Total tuition fee (foreign)
USD 18,724

Entry Requirements

  • Entry requirements for postgraduate taught programmes are a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification (for example, GPA 3.0 or above) in a relevant subject unless otherwise specified.

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic module (not General Training):

  • overall score 7.0
  • no sub-test less than 7.0
  • or equivalent scores in another recognised qualification (see below)

Common equivalent English language qualifications:

  • ibTOEFL: 100; no sub-test less than 24*
  • CAE (Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English): A minimum
  • CPE (Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English): B minimum
  • PTE Academic (Person Test of English, Academic test): 68; minimum 60 in writing


  • The core courses provides an introduction to the theoretical study of film journalism, from both historical and contemporary perspectives. The courses also offer a key practical component and an introduction to the wide variety of tasks carried out by film journalists.

Optional courses

  • Screen animation
  • History of critical writing on film and television
  • Music and the moving image
  • Screen adaptations
  • Aspects of European cinema.

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