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.

MA Film and Television

MSc Music and Sound Technology (Audio Engineering)

MSc Music and Sound Technology (Programming)

MSc Music and Sound for Film and Games

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


One semester: £8,950
Two semesters: £11,950







Stage 1: One or two semesters

Stage 2: Two semesters


For one semester

Stage 1: January and May

For two semesters

Stage 1: September and January

Stage 2: September


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


For one semester
Semester one
  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication (ILSC)
  • Academic Writing
  • Pre-Masters Specialist Project 1 (Double Module)
For two semesters
Semester one
  • Advanced Practical Study Skills
  • Mass Communications
  • Pre-Masters Specialist Project 1 (Double Module)
Semester two
  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication (ILSC)
  • Academic Writing
  • Pre-Masters Specialist Project 2 (Double Module)

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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