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Film Studies A Level at South Devon College

Course description

The A Level in Film Studies is designed to deepen students' understanding, appreciation and enjoyment of film, the major art form of the twentieth century, and one developing new modes of expression and exhibition in the first decades of the twenty-first century. Students will study film deriving from a variety of production contexts and experienced in a variety of viewing situations. They will also engage with a wide range of different kinds of films, developing skills of observation, critical analysis and personal reflection, as well as developing their creativity and practical skills, either in audio-visual or written form.


Course content

What will I learn?

  • Exploring Film Form
  • British & American Film
  • Film Research & Creative Projects
  • Varieties of Film Experience - Issues and Debates

Entry requirements

  • You must have a GCSE Grade C in English Language and Grade B in English Literature
  • You must have 7 GCSEs at Grade C including 2 at Grade B
  • You should have a genuine interest in this subject

Future opportunities

Our courses at South Devon College have been designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge employers seek, enabling you to find employment and take the first steps towards a successful career. 

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact South Devon College directly.

Last updated date: 27 November 2015
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