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University Education For The Creative Industries

BA (Hons) Independent Filmmaking


10th September 2018



£6,765 per year. You may be eligible to apply for a student loan from Student Finance which will fund up to £6,165 per year towards your tuition fees. Please see our Tuition Fees page for more information. You may find it beneficial to invest in additional equipment and/or study resources to support your learning. Additionally, there may be the option of attending events outside of Futureworks which would further enhance your studies. We recommend that you budget in the region of £300 to £600 over the duration of the course to cover these expenses.



To be considered for this course, you will require:-

  • CCC or above at A2 Level
  • MMM or above at Extended Diploma Level
  • A proven interest in this area

Applicants are expected to have at least a ‘C’ in GCSEs Maths and English. Non-UK applicants will need to have an English Language qualification at International Level B2 or higher, such as an IELTS of 6.0 or better (with no component below 5.5). Students with equivalent qualifications will also be accepted. If your application is successful, you will be invited to an interview where you will have the opportunity to talk about your work, influences and interests. Ideal applicants will have a keen interest in media, film, TV, editing and video. You are welcome to bring any relevant examples of work with you, if you have them.



You can apply for this course by submitting an application via the UCAS system. The UCAS codes for this course are, as follows:-

UCAS Code: F3M6

Institution Code: F98

Application deadline: 30th June 2018

For information about applying in July and August, please see our Clearing page. Futureworks is currently unable to accept any applications from anyone who requires a Tier 4 Visa to study in the UK. Please see our Admissions page for more details or give our Admissions team a call on 0161 214 4602.



If you wish just to cancel your application to Futureworks, you can do this by logging into your UCAS track and cancelling Futureworks as a choice. You can only do this if we have not yet sent you an offer. If we have sent you an offer and you wish to cancel your application to us, you can reject the offer on your UCAS track. If you accept your offer and then decide you wish to withdraw your application to us, you will need to call the Admissions department on 0161 214 4602 and ask them to release you from your offer.