MA Composition of Music for Film and Television

MA Composition of Music for Film and Television

Master degree
12 months
Application deadlines: 31 July
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Intakes: September
International tuition: £20,800
Domestic tuition: £10,700

Program overview

In the first semester, you will study units introducing you to working and recording in studios, and focusing on TV and documentary work. You will also take one elective unit. In the second semester, the programme moves on to critical analysis of media music and film scoring, with an emphasis on longer-term projects for film and TV. This work feeds into original collaborations that you may choose to include in your final portfolio. The vibrant musical life of the Department of Music provides opportunities for student and professional performance, and we are located at the heart of one of the UK’s leading cities for broadcast, commercial and creative screen media.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



1) An upper second-class honours degree (or international equivalent) in music, plus experience as a composer, demonstrated by a portfolio of your music. 2) English language requirements If English is not your first language, you need to meet this profile level: Profile C (IELTS 6.5 with 6.5 in all skills or TOEFL 88 overall with R22, L21, S23, W22) or equivalents

Career opportunities

Students who have completed the MA in Composition of Music for Film and Television have taken up careers as music composers, recording managers and compositing supervisors within animation studios.

Campus location

Bristol , United Kingdom

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