Digital Film and Post Production Technology (with a placement year)

Accredited by Creative Skillset, our degree combines technical, creative and artistic learning. If you dream of becoming a renowned video or film editor, or if you love short films, feature films, television, documentaries or music videos, this course could be for you. It’s ideal if you want to specialise in editing, colour grading or post-production effects. Our strong links with industry will help you to secure a work placement that will, ultimately, be critical to your early success as a filmmaker or post production specialist. You’ll also get to work on live industry briefs and listen to guest speakers who will provide inspiration. Our academics and alumni have worked on BAFTA, Emmy and Oscar nominated films. They have exhibited and premiered films at festivals such as Raindance, the Berlin International Film Festival, the Melbourne International Film Festival, the Galway Film Fleadh and London Short Film Festival. Popular professions for graduates from our Digital Film and Post Production Technology degree include director, producer, screenwriter, cinematographer, editor and visual effects artist. Many graduates work for major companies such as Industrial light and Magic(George Lucas) Weta (Peter Jackson in New Zealand), Granada, Technicolor, Envy Post, Double Negative, Framestore, Endemol, BBC, Manchester United, Manchester City, Title Role, ITV, BBC Sport. And as independent filmmakers, freelancers and entrepreneurs.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Staffordshire University (Stoke Campus),Stoke-on-Trent
  • 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
  • International Year 1 £10,900