What will I learn?

Studying Film and Media

The International Year One in Film and Media is your route to a range of Film and Media degrees at the University of Sussex.

English language and career skills are combined with subject-specific modules such as cultural studies, media industries, media practice and media texts, to provide you with a strong foundation for your chosen Film and Media degree.

What you’ll study

  • Academic English Skills (15 credits)
  • Approaches to Film and Media Studies (15 Credits)
  • Connecting Film: Influences and Authorship (15 Credits)
  • Media Industries: Critical Debates (15 Credits)
  • Studying Film (15 credits)
  • Analysing Media Texts (15 credits)
  • Media Industries: Critical Debates (15 credits)
  • Media Production: Digital Video and Sound (15 credits)
  • Media Production: Photography and Design (15 credits)

Your degree at Sussex

This course can lead to the second year of an undergraduate degree listed below (subject to meeting the grades outlined). The degrees and grades listed are valid for 2020/21 intakes only and are subject to change.

  • Film Studies BA (Hons)
  • Media and Communications BA (Hons)
  • Media Production BA (Hons)

January 2022

Semester 1: 04 January 2022

Semester 2: 25 April 2022

Which department am I in?

University of Sussex International Study Centre

Study options

Full Time (12 months)

Tuition fees
£19,500.00 (US$ 26,211) Overall cost
This is a fixed fee
Start date

10 January 2022


University of Sussex International Study Centre

Sussex House,



Brighton and Hove,

BN1 9RH, England


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