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Performing Arts

BA Film Direction

3 years

€9950 pa

Programme profile

This programme is designed for individuals who wish to undergo a highly vocational and specific training for the creation and production of drama / fiction films for film and television. “It is designed for individuals with passion, creativity, imagination and a real commitment to gaining and sustaining a lasting career in film-making. The programme provides its students with the opportunity to develop as individual creative artists able to work and thrive in multiple contexts and environments.” The programme is designed to provide you with all the principle key skills for narrative / fiction film production.

Uniquely, the programme is based within an Institution that includes musicians, actors, dancers and arts entrepreneurs thus providing you with an outstanding opportunity to develop truly innovative and professional standard work.

Programme content

This is an integrated programme with eleven principle areas of study: 1. Creative and technical production techniques [Camera, Lighting, Sound] 2. Scriptwriting / creative development; 3. Pre-production processes; 4. Approaches to performance; 5. Directing techniques; 6. Editing and post-production; 7. Distribution and exhibition; 8. Film funding and finance; 9. Media law (contracts, copyright, etc); 10. Industry analysis; 11. Film theory, history and analysis

Entry Requirements

3 A-Levels and 3 GCSEs

6 Passes at Leaving Certificate [inc two at HC3]




01 October

01 October