Study Film and TV

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Kent is a vibrant county and in demand as a filming location. It has played host to many productions such as Sherlock HolmesMy Week With Marilyn, The Other Boleyn GirlTrue Love, and Henry V.

Kent’s universities and colleges provide an ideal location to study, with excellent track records and facilities. We believe our higher education institutes are second to none.

Below is a list of Kent’s higher education media courses, particularly focusing on the areas of TV and Film Production, Photography and Film Studies. We have included courses ranging from NVQ level 3 to postgraduate from various institutions in Kent to give you a flavour of what is on offer.

Canterbury College offers many courses in creative media ranging from A Levels right through to higher education.

A Levels

Further Education

Higher Education

For more information please visit:  http://www.cant-col.ac.uk/studying-with-us/Courses/full-time/media

East Kent College (formerly Thanet College) offers a course that applies to the whole multimedia industry. This includes the students being introduced to new technologies, latest skills and working practices.

Further education

Higher education

Short Courses

For more information please visit:  https://www.eastkent.ac.uk/subject/interactive-media

K College offers A Level and further education courses that are based in Dover and Tonbridge.

A Level

Further education

One-day courses

For more information please visit:  http://www.kcollege.ac.uk/courses-in-kent/media-photography-a-broadcast.html

MidKent College has campuses in Medway and Maidstone and offers A Level and further education courses as well as part-time/evening courses.

A Level

Further education

Part-time/evening courses

For more information please visit:  http://www.midkent.ac.uk/courses/subject-areas/media

 

Canterbury Christ Church University - the main campus is in Canterbury but also has schools in Broadstairs and Folkestone. They offer a range of courses from foundation degree to undergraduates.

Foundation Degree

Undergraduate

Postgraduate

For more information please visit:  http://www.canterbury.ac.uk/arts-humanities/MediaArtAndDesign/

 

University for the Creative Arts is a specialist university for the creative industries, including film. They have campuses in Rochester and Maidstone as well as Epsom and Farnham which are both in Surrey.

Foundation

Undergraduate

Postgraduate

For more information please visit: http://ucreative.ac.uk/film

 

University of Kent has campuses in Medway and Canterbury, and offers both undergraduate and postgraduate courses:

Undergraduate

Postgraduate  

For more information please visit: http://www.kent.ac.uk/arts/film/index.html

For information about the various education levels please visit: https://www.gov.uk/what-different-qualification-levels-mean

‘The content provided in the prospectus is not meant to convey details of every media course in the county but to provide an overview of the exciting range of  courses on offer. The Kent Film Office and Kent County Council are not liable for any decisions based on the content of the prospectus and all information provided should be checked with the individual universities and colleges where further details including the application process will be available – contact details are in the prospectus.’