MA Screenwriting for TV and Film (in Retreat)


Online Royal Holloway, University of London    Department of Media Arts

Full time September MA 1 year full time Award winner
Communication & Media Studies (7) Creative Arts & Design (9)

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Are you passionate about storytelling and dreaming of a career in screenwriting for TV and film? Look no further than the MA Screenwriting for TV and Film (in Retreat) programme. This exciting and immersive course will equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in the industry. Delivered through a combination of intensive writing retreats and distance learning, you'll have the flexibility to study from anywhere in the world. With a focus on script craft, story development, and practical industry contexts, you'll have the opportunity to work with industry professionals and showcase your talent. Don't miss this chance to kickstart your screenwriting career! Entry requirements include a 2:1 UK Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline, although high 2:2 or industry experience will also be considered.

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During the MA in Screenwriting for Television and Film (in Retreat) you will cover writing for feature film and television as well as new developments such as web drama. You will develop a range of ideas, then go on to write film and television outlines, and several drafts of a feature film screenplay, a TV single drama, or a TV series or serial bible and sample episodes.

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Entry Requirements

2:2 UK Honours degree or equivalent, in Literature, Theatre, Media or a related discipline.

Applicants will be required to submit up to 50 pages of creating writing, preferably pieces intended for film or television and in film/TV format, though other forms of creating writing such as short stories or plays will also be acceptable.

Applicants will be interviewed.




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