Film and Television Studies
The Department would like to offer a warm welcome to all incoming first years studying on the BA in Film Studies and the BA in Film and Literature. The welcome meeting with Dr Alastair Phillips (Head of Department) will take place on the ground floor of the Humanities Building on main campus, room H060 at 11.00am on Monday 5th October. Tea and coffee will be available at the beginning of the meeting. You will be given (amongst other things) all the information about modules, your timetable for the first week, your timetable for the whole year and your student handbook.
The week one timetable will also give you an idea of how your first week is structured.
We all look forward to meeting you on 5th October!
We are the UK's top Film and Television Studies department (The Times Good University Guide 2015 and Complete University Guide 2015).”
Rated 1st in the UK's Film and Television Studies departments for the quality of our research (Research Excellence Framework 2014).”
Our students gave us a 98% satisfaction rating for teaching quality (National Student Survey 2015).”
Founded in 1978, we are one of the oldest and most respected Film and Television Studies in the UK.”
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Thu 08 Oct '15
Dr. Alastair Phillips writes booklet essay for Arrow Films' new 'Thieves Highway' DVD and Blu-ray
Dr. Alastair Phillips has contributed a new booklet essay on Thieves Highway (1949) to Arrow Films’ ongoing series of DVD releases of classic films b…
Sun 04 Oct '15
Dept. alumnus Dr. Gregrory Frame takes up position as Lecturer in Film Studies at the University of Bangor.
Congratulations to Dr. Gregory Frame, who graduated with a PhD in Film and Television Studies from the Dept. in 2012. Supervised by Professor Stella B…
The department is based in a purpose-built facility with four screening theatres. We have 35mm, 16mm and DVD projection facilities fitted as standard in all teaching rooms. Our main lecture theatre is fitted with cinema quality 2k digital projection, costing £75,000.
Staff and postgraduate students collaborate in the Thinking Film and Television's Digital Future Through the Past seminar, by utilising some of the latest in video conferencing technology, with both staff and students from Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.
• Download our Postgraduate Study Brochure.
• See current PhD thesis research topics.
Dr Rachel Moseley and Dr Helen Wheatley were awarded the University's Second Arts Impact Award 2012 in recognition of engaging the public with their research project A History of Television for Women in Britain, 1947-89.
IN OTHER ENGAGEMENT NEWS: Dr Michael Pigott, in association with The Vital Agency and Press Space PR, curated Backspace -- an exhibition celebrating video game heritage. The exhibition won Best Experiential Campaign or Event at the 2013 Fresh Awards.
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