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Develop skills in writing, script-editing and project development for the film, television and digital fiction industries
The MA Screenwriting was launched at Edinburgh Napier University in 2006 and has adapted and developed since then to become one of the strongest screenwriting Masters courses on offer in the UK.
While the course is primarily for aspiring screenwriters, it is also aimed at those interested in script editing, script development and creative producing.
Teaching staff are working screenwriters and producers and there are
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The entry requirement is a Bachelor Degree at 2:2 or above. We look for applicants with a background in creative writing, journalism, film-making or drama.
We may consider lesser qualifications if you have sufficient experience within the industry.
You will also be required to attend an interview and/or be asked to show evidence of an aptitude for the course.
As part of the application process you will need to submit the following with your application:
A personal statement (maximum 300 words)
An outline for a feature film/television drama (maximum one page)
A writing sample (maximum 10 pages)
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Postgraduate study is an opportunity to dive deeper into a subject you love, think bigger with specialist academic guidance, and lead change in the field you choose. At Edinburgh Napier University, we’ll help you become a specialist in your field and take your career to the next level.Read more
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