London History and Culture in Image and Film, Short Course | Queen Mary University of London | London, United Kingdom
22 days
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2415 GBP/full
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You will be studying London through visits, tours, talks, walks, screenings, events and from this develop your knowledge of the city and the town's history and culture. Learn more with the London History and Culture in Image and Film programme from Queen Mary University of London. 

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Overview

The scope of the London History and Culture in Image and Film programme from  Queen Mary University of London will be by period and locale with directed and self-directed study, so you are able to follow your own interests; history, politics, music, fashion, cinema, art, literature. This is a summer course for those who want to learn about London by seeing and experiencing it. The teaching will focus your research skills and your practical skills in photography and writing though practice-based workshops in photography, journalism and creative writing. 

Learning outcomes: 

  • Knowledge of London History and Culture 
  • Training in practical photography for reportage and portraiture 
  • Training in journalistic and creative writing 
  • Directed and self-directed study in the humanities: history and culture 

Programme Structure

Course aims:

  • Undertake, organize and plan work for practical projects: photography, writing 
  • Evidence critical and social engagement with historical and cultural topics 
  • Ability to study and research in an external environment 
  • Ability to produce photographic work to a set brief: reportage, portraiture 
  • Ability to write to a set topic for journalism and/or creative fiction 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 22 days

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
92

Credits

15 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
92

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must be 18 years of age or older to join the summer school.
  • You must have completed High School. We will accept a high school qualification from most countries. Depending on the grading system we would look for the equivalent of an average grade of 70 - 75%, 3.3 GPA or a B+ average.
  • If you are already at University and your home institution uses the four-point Grade Point Average (GPA) scale, we usually require a cumulative 3.0 GPA
  • If your home institution uses the letter scale, we normally require a B+ average
  • If your home institution uses the UK scale, we usually require a 2:1 minimum
  • If your home institution uses a percentage scale, we usually require 65% to 85% average and this will vary by country
  • An IELTS score of 7 or higher, for the majority of courses
  • An IELTS score of 6.5 or higher for science-based courses
  • A TOEFL iBT score of 92 or higher
  • CET4 - 550 or CET 6 - 493
  • A degree taught in English within the last five years*

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2415 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2415 GBP for the full programme during 22 days.
  • National

    2415 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2415 GBP for the full programme during 22 days.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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