Currently viewingCancel
Hey, it looks like you're new! Why not discover the benefits of KentChoices.

A Level Film Studies

Arts, Media and Publishing

Arts, Media and Publishing
Arts, Media and Publishing
Sorry, we aren't accepting applications at the moment.

What will you be working towards?

Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


“The Film Studies course has taught me brilliant skills and offers students a chance to really experience film in a new light”

Course Overview

Film Studies is a subject which by its nature requires candidates to consider individual, moral, ethical, social, cultural and contemporary issues. It also requires students to develop their creative skills by making films, creating storyboards and writing screenplays.




Component 1: Varieties of film and filmmaking 2 ½ Hours Examination 35% of qualification

Section A: Hollywood 1930 - 1990 (comparative study)

Section B: American film since 2005 (two-film study)

Section C: British film since 1995 (two-film study)



Component 2: Global filmmaking perspectives 2 ½ Hours Examination 35% of qualification

Section A: Global film (two-film study)

Section B: Documentary film

Section C: Film movements - Silent cinema

Section D: Film movements - Experimental film (1960-2000)


Component 3: Production



A week long placement with the animation department at Christ Church University.

Work placements in the film industry

How will it be delivered?


Entry requirements

5 GCSE's at grade 4 and above including grade 4 in English at GCSE.

Your next steps...

Film marketing, distribution, production, directing and acting.


Home Courses Help & Guidance Upcoming Events
Sign In
Favourites Get in touch