What will I learn?

**About This Course**Film and history have been intertwined since the invention of the moving image at the beginning of the 20th century. Whether film has been used to depict history or to sway its course, the overlapping of these two disciplines has long been a source of scholarly and cultural fascination.In this degree you’ll explore the key aspects of this relationship over a range of modules. You’ll explore the representation of history in genres such as documentary and propaganda films. At the same time you’ll engage with the history of cinema.You’ll also have access to first-hand archival experience at the East Anglian Film Archive with which UEA has a special relationship. You’ll be able to use the materials to reconstruct aspects of local history or use them to make a film of your own.**Overview**The BA History and Film Studies degree is an innovative degree programme combining these two interlinking subjects, offering opportunities for critically engaging with how historical events have been recorded and reconstructed through visual media.You’ll explore world history alongside the history of film. You'll be able to choose from a wide range of options across the two subjects. Specially designed modules will bring your two degree subjects into dynamic dialogue, examining areas such as propaganda and documentary. You'll also have access to resources like our on-campus television studio and the unique holdings at the East Anglian Film Archive, where there are opportunities for practical experience in film-making and archival research. This is a unique resource which you can make use of during your time here. We have close links with the British Film Institute in London.Our Film, Television and Media Studies department is recognised as a leading centre for the study of British, Hollywood and Asian cinemas, popular film and television genres, and feminist approaches to media.**Disclaimer**Course details are subject to change. You should always confirm the details on the provider's website: www.uea.ac.uk

Which department am I in?

School of Art, Media and American Studies

Study options

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
£15,900.00 (US$ 19,848) per year
This is a provisional fee yet to be approved

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

20 September 2021

Venue

Main Site

University of East Anglia,

Norwich,

Norfolk,

NR4 7TJ, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students need to have ACT; Advanced Placement Test AP Test Grade of 3; Associate Degree; GCE A-Levels; High School Diploma Quality Point of 3.3; International Baccalaureate. Students need to have an IELTS score of 6.5 overall with minimum of 6.0 in each component.

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About this uni

The University of East Anglia (UEA) is a highly ranked British university situated in the vibrant and historical city of Norwich, UK.

  • Awarded Gold (Teaching Excellence Framework 2017-2020)
  • UK Top 15 University (The Times/The Sunday Times 2019)
  • 10th in the UK for the quality of its research outputs
  • World Top 200 (THE World Rankings 2019)