Collaborative Film Project (873P4)

30 credits, Level 7 (Masters)

Spring teaching

This module will include:

  • Development: finding the right script and assembling talent (2 weeks)
  • Preproduction planning: script breakdown, scheduling, budgeting, location scouting, art direction and casting (4 weeks)
  • Production: directing and blocking actors, unit production managment, lighting & camerawork, sound recording (3 Weeks)
  • Post-production: editing and sound Design (3 Weeks + Easter Break)

Teaching and assessment

We’re currently reviewing teaching and assessment of our modules in light of the COVID-19 situation. We’ll publish the latest information as soon as possible.

Contact hours and workload

This module is approximately 300 hours of work. This breaks down into about 48 hours of contact time and about 252 hours of independent study. The University may make minor variations to the contact hours for operational reasons, including timetabling requirements.

This module is running in the academic year 2020/21. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.


This module is offered on the following courses: