Based in the Department of Film and Creative Writing, this programme will provide students with an introduction to studying and experiencing film and media culture in the United Kingdom.
Seminars, lectures and workshops will combine with field trips and external activities to offer a comprehensive picture of the disciplines and their place in modern society. Professional academics and practitioners from the University of Birmingham will be on hand to provide expert guidance and support.
The intensive three week programme in Film & Media covers an array of topics including:
- Film Screenings
- Audio-visual Storytelling
- Ethical Filmmaking
- Acting, Directing and Screenwriting
- Sound, Lighting and Editing Workshops
- Tours may include the BBC Centre and the Warner Bros. Studio
- Sweded Film Production
This is a three week programme and is equivalent to an accedited undergraduate course (20 UK credits, 5 US credits or 10 ECTS). All students will receive a certificate of attendance.
Please note that the programme plan is subject to confirmation for BISS 2020.