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05/07/2021

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Film Production Degree Potential Career Paths

Do you dream of working on a film set? Making a career in the film industry is one of the most exciting things you can do at undergraduate level, with many potential career paths.

If you have a passion for film and television, a film production degree could be for you. The BA Hons Film and Media Production course at the University of Bolton acts as a platform for a range of specialisms, leading to a number of different film industry jobs.

The programme covers a variety of skills within the realms of media production, and takes a hands-on, multi-disciplinary approach to modules, so you can get fully immersed into the filmmaking process.

Through practical projects and industry placements, students will develop their skills for the workplace, and our dedicated Employability Team is on hand to help you achieve your career ambitions, whatever they may be.

Here are some of the film industry jobs that you could apply for with a film production degree.

Film director

Being a director for movies and television programmes is one of the most sought after jobs in the industry. And while it’s competitive, there are many ways students can build their experience. From directing low budget short films to entering competitions, it’s vital to get your work out there.

Making a career isn’t always easy, but gaining experience, building your portfolio and growing your professional network are the best ways to get your foot in the door.

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3 years
Duration
104
UCAS Points

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Mode of study
3 years
Duration
104
UCAS Points

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Mode of study
3 years
Duration
104
UCAS Points

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Full-time
Mode of study
3 years
Duration
104
UCAS Points

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BDes (Hons) BDes (Hons) Special Effects for Film and Television with foundation year
Full-time
Mode of study
4 years
Duration
48
UCAS Points

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BDes (Hons) BDes (Hons) Special Effects Modelmaking for Film and Television with foundation year
Full-time
Mode of study
4 years
Duration
48
UCAS Points

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Mode of study
4 years
Duration
48
UCAS Points

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Mode of study
4 years
Duration
48
UCAS Points

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12 months
Duration

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Duration

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MA MA Film FX Creative Practice
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Mode of study
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