Undergraduate prospectus

Film and Television Production, BA Hons

Our film and television production degree will give you a thorough understanding of global film and television industries.

Why study this at Greenwich?

  • Aimed at storytelling, idea development, drama and documentary film-making, TV studio and camera, sound and editing practices to help you become a multi-skilled practitioner
  • Practical degree underpinned by a cultural framework helps you gain a thorough understanding of the global film and TV industries
  • Acquire both traditional skills and the latest techniques in television and film production and post-production
  • You will be able to build a strong portfolio of high-quality, practical production work for film and television
  • Work experience is embedded in this course as is learning professional industry techniques to help you successfully launch a career in the Film and TV world.
  • The work experience embedded in this course give you a brief live sense of working in this industry.

UCAS points

112 (view full requirements)

Course/institution codes



Creative Professions & Digital Arts



  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
  • 4 years sandwich

This programme runs within the Department of Creative Professions & Digital Arts for people who would like careers in the film, television, documentary, commercial and digital media industries.

This is a practical degree programme underpinned by an arts/cultural theoretical framework through which you will gain a thorough understanding of the global film and TV industries. It is aimed at students who have an interest in screen writing, producing, directing, production management, production design and researching for film, television and digital media production. You will gain a broad knowledge of production and post-production. 

The programme covers storytelling, idea development, drama and documentary filmmaking, TV studio and camera, sound and editing practices to help you become a multi-skilled practitioner. Work experience is embedded into the programme as is learning professional industry techniques to help you successfully launch a career in the Film and TV world.

What you will study


Course information is currently unavailable for this programme. Please contact course-info@gre.ac.uk for more information.

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Entry requirements

Applicants from a UK educational background:

You will need a minimum of 112 UCAS points. This could be 3 A-levels at grades BBB or an equivalent combination of A-levels and BTECs. You will also need GCSE Maths and English at grade C or above.

For more information, contact courseinfo@greenwich.ac.uk or 020 8331 9000.

Applicants from a non-UK educational background:

Further to showing equivalent qualifications to UK applicants, international applicants must have successfully completed 11 or 12 years of full time education, and demonstrated competence in mathematics (usually equivalent to GCSE grade C). 

If you were educated in a language other than English and/or in a country where English speakers are in a minority, you should have a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each skill) or equivalent. If you require a Tier 4 (General) student visa to study in the UK, your score must be from a UK Visas and Immigration approved IELTS test.

For more information, contact international@gre.ac.uk or +44 20 8331 8136. 

In addition:

  • You may be invited to an interview
  • We welcome applications from mature students.

Fees and finance

Your time at university should be enjoyable, rewarding, and free of unnecessary stress. Planning your finances before you come to university can help to reduce financial concerns. We can offer advice on living costs and budgeting, as well as on awards, allowances and loans.

Fees information International fees

Funding your study

There is a range of financial support options available to support your studies, including the Aspire@Greenwich award for study resources that many full-time students will receive.

Discover more about grants, student loans, bursaries and scholarships. We also provide advice and support on budgeting, money management and financial hardship.

Financial support

Additional information


Assessment is through practical production work, with supported written individual documentation/research and practical project work. Creative Skill set benchmarks for production areas are used as a guide throughout the courses.


The programme supports students who would like to work in a range of creative industries including film, television, documentary and digital production, idea development, commercials and social media and have an interest in production or post production roles such as directors, producers, screenwriters, editors, production managers, researchers and production designers.

Typically, you can expect 12 contact hours per week in a mixture of hands on practical studio workshops, seminars, lectures and tutorials. Students are taught by renowned experts working in a variety of film and TV related fields. Our staff have won awards for broadcast TV programmes, scripts and short films and prizes for published articles and books. 

For more information, please see the course page at our online prospectus and take a look at our department page.

You can also contact us by email: CPDA@gre.ac.uk

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