601–800 th
World University Rankings 2020
201–250 th
Young University Rankings 2019
51-75 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
Priory Street, Coventry, CV1 5FB, United Kingdom

Media Production - Coventry University

From the outset, we aim to develop your technical, creative, reflective and analytical abilities, giving you a thorough grounding in current and emerging media technologies, ways of working and contemporary professional practice, as well as the project management and professional skills needed in this ever-expanding sector. You’ll produce multiple pieces of work, both individually and collaboratively, from self-reflexive professional portfolios to media projects using film, photography or online platforms. In doing so, you’ll have access to our extensive specialist resources, including video and photography studios, industry-standard software suites, radio studios, specialist IT facilities and our dedicated ‘digital media lab’. You’ll be taught by staff with significant contemporary industrial, applied research and teaching experience; their expertise spanning film history and theory, experimental film practitioner, multi-media artists, writers, scriptwriters and cinematographers, who have worked with national and international organisations. For example, Clifton Stewart (Senior Lecturer in Media Production) is a screenwriter, curator and programmer for the Art and Algorithms Digital Arts Festival in Florida; our lecturer Brad Porter is a cinematographer with a wide network of contacts in Europe and America; Course Director Dr Kamila Kuc is an experimental filmmaker, writer and curator whose work and curated programmes have been shown nationally and internationally (ICA and BFI, London; New Mexico, Texas, Scotland, Bucharest); and Mez Packer (Senior Lecturer in Interactive Media) is a novelist who has worked with Tindal Street Fiction and Skyros Writers’ Lab among others. **Key Course Benefits** * Your own mobile tech pack, including a high-end laptop with industry-standard production software (terms and conditions apply). * Dedicated and flexible creative learning environments, media spaces and industry-focused studios, featuring the newly built TV studio, The Tank. * Access to high standard professional media equipment via our Media Loan Shop, including pro-sumer media equipment, such as Go Pros and Blackmagic cameras. * Opportunities for professional experience and live projects, which have in the past included student-industry collaboration with Regional BBC, Creative City, Rolls-Royce and BBC3. * Meet experts in new media and traditional media at our series of screenings and masterclasses with past guest speakers including media practitioners from the UK (Saskia Sutton) and USA (Reed O’Beirne, Seattle). * Opportunity to study abroad at one of our many international partners during a placement year, which include Zhejiang University of Media and Communications (ZUMC) in China and Jean Moulin University, Lyon, France.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Sandwich
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-14
  • Location
    Main Site,CoventryUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250