Introduction to Film Education, Certificate | Queen Margaret University | Musselburgh, United Kingdom
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Introduction to Film Education

3 months
865 GBP/full
865 GBP/full
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Want to use film in the classroom, but unsure where to begin? Looking to put your filmmaking skills to use in educational settings, but don’t know where to start? Queen Margaret University offers an Introduction to Film Education short course.


This Introduction to Film Education course will help you to answer those questions. Film, and the moving image more broadly, are central to the lives of young people, and this course develops the knowledge and practical skills of participants to be able to embed film in their practice and reflect on the ways film can be embedded within Scotland’s Curriculum for Excellence. 

Key Features

This short course at Queen Margaret University  is the first course of three which, on successful completion of all three, will enable you to attain a PgCert Film and Screen Education. The course must be completed in the following order: 1. Introduction to Film Education2. Filmmaking in the Classroom3. Film and Screen Education in Practicew

Programme Structure

On completion of the course, you’ll be able to:
  • lead an educational workshop on film analysis;
  • run workshops on story development;
  • make use of practical filmmaking equipment;
  • link the use of film to the Curriculum for Excellence and SQA benchmarks;

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 3 months

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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • The course is delivered at Master’s level and each applicant must decide if the level of study is suitable for them.
  • Applicants for Master’s level study would usually hold an undergraduate degree or have relevant professional experience that supports study at this level. Applicants that have previously studied outside the UK should check that their qualification has been taught at a suitable level to prepare them for Master’s level study.
  • You do not need to provide proof of your previous qualifications.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    865 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 865 GBP for the full programme during 3 months.
  • National

    865 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 865 GBP for the full programme during 3 months.


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