Film Studies BA (Hons) at De Montfort University (DMU) combines the academic study of cinema with a focus on practical film-making skills. It gives you the opportunity to learn about the industry, from learning the mechanics of making movies and the latest developments in the world of cinema, to organising and promoting film events - allowing you to pursue a variety of careers in the creative industries. We have a strong focus on employability and 93% of Film Studies graduates from from summer 2016 are in work or further study after graduating, according to the Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) 2015-16 report. Film Studies at DMU can be taken either as a Single or Joint Honours course; the Joint option allows you to study another subjects alongside Film and expand your career prospects further. Whichever route you choose, the course will be taught by a team of experienced subject experts with a range of relevant professional, industry and creative expertise. You will also benefit from our relationship with Leicester’s Phoenix Square cinema and will have the chance to attend teaching and screenings delivered in a real cinema environment.