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University Education For The Creative Industries

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TV & Film Production Diploma


Futureworks Studios is our large, practical filming space located at MediaCityUK. It can be adapted for any film requirement, whether building sets, using the large green screen or creating atmospheric music videos. It is truly an impressive space, which will allow you to bring your projects to life. Additionally, be taught in our purpose-built computer labs, complete with up to date industry software. Independent practice and client engagement can also takes place in our range of edit suites and post- production studios. If you need to take some time out, you can chill in the Futureworks lounge, or head to one of Manchester’s many eating and drinking venues.



You will take part in a mix of informative lectures and workshops combined with both guided and independent practical activity. There is a major focus on practical projects, many of which are run collaboratively with students on other professional courses, and are based around “live” briefs. In addition, students are invited to participate in any commercial sessions held at Futureworks. The tuition is enhanced by regular guest lectures from industry experts.



All Futureworks tutors are experienced professionals. As well as your main tutors, you will have regular lectures and workshops from carefully chosen industry professionals.



Assessment comprises a series of real-world projects, which are marked according to industry specifications.



Successful graduates will achieve Futureworks TV & Film Production Certificate (1 year) or Diploma (2 years), in addition to Avid certification. You will also leave with an impressive showreel, finished to commercial standard, which will showcase a wide range of filmmaking techniques.