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Film, TV & Music Production

Hertfordshire is home to the majority of the UK's media production. We have strong links with the major film and TV studios, all located within 45 minutes of our campus. In recent years staff and students have worked on major blockbuster movies including Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and the Harry Potter films.


We provide some of the best facilities in the UK for studying and producing your own creative work. Sharing of resources and expertise across the faculty is encouraged, giving you access to all spaces and equipment.

Stage 1:
Stage 2:
Masters Degree
Film, TV & Music Production

For these courses, you will be required to show evidence of previous work through a showreel or evidence of music theory.

 MSc Audio Engineering

MA Film Production

MA Creative Music Production

MSc Music and Sound Technology (Audio Programming)

MSc Music and Sound for Film and Games

NOTE: Due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, examinations may be replaced by an alternative form of assessment during the academic year 2022/2023. Please contact College Services for further information.


To be considered for entry onto one of our art and design pathways, you may need to submit a portfolio. For advice on how to build your portfolio you can click on the following link, where our academics explain what they are looking for:



Fee Type Stage 1: Pre-Master's Stage 2: Master's Degree


Two semesters: £14,500

Three semesters: £18,500

Starts from £13,000 up to £15,400 (Please check your course)


Two semesters: £8,440

Three semesters: £9,710





Stage 1: Two semesters or Three Semesters

Stage 2: Two semesters


Stage 1

For two semesters:
September and January

For three semesters:

September and May

Stage 2

For two semesters:


Stage 1: Pre-Masters in Film, TV & Music Production


For three semesters
Semester one
  • Practical Study Skills for Arts, Design, Film, Media and Music
  • Introduction to Media Technology
  • Pre-Masters Academic English
Semester two
  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication for Postgraduate Study
  • Research Methods
  • Specialist Project 1
Semester three
  • Discourse and Critique
  • Specialist Project 2
For two semesters
Semester one
  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication for Postgraduate Study
  • Research Methods
  • Specialist Project 1
Semester two
  • Discourse and Critique
  • Specialist Project 2 

Progression rule to Stage 2

There is a required 50% pass mark in all modules plus a minimum of 85% attendance.


Employment & career options

Previous graduates have gone to work in fashion design, the film industry on the James Bond and Harry Potter films, with such companies as Crytek UK, ITV, Karen Millen, The London Studios, MSN UK, Virgin Media TV, Warner Bros.

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