You’ll hone your writing for performance skills, while also acquiring the necessary professional knowledge needed to negotiate the industry.
Alongside completing a minimum of three polished scripts for theatre, radio and TV/film, you’ll hear from industry specialists and learn how best to pitch your work in a highly competitive field.
We recognise the importance of equipping you, as a scriptwriter, with the knowledge of how to produce your work. You'll be encouraged to engage with the local creative community, with access to the production resources of the University, to realise your own radio, theatre and film projects.
We’re looking for individuals with either a good first degree or a thorough professional training in acting, theatre, television or film.
Please contact our admissions team for more information
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This course includes or offers the following modules. Please check the course handbook or definitive programme document for full details on which modules are core, required or optional.
- Writing for Theatre and Radio
- Showcase Presentation
- Final Script
UK and EU students full time fee for 2019/20 entry is £7,395
UK and EU students part time for year 1 is £3,700
UK and EU students full time fee for 2019/20 entry is £14,300
Many of our graduates succeed with their career goals. Some have careers as professional scriptwriters, while others work in script editing, theatre and film criticism or education.
Our students have gone on to have their work produced and some have even managed to do this while still completing their MA. Graduates have found work within the script departments of TV/film and theatre companies, while others work as script readers, theatre/film reviewers and as creative writing tutors.
About this institute
Bath Spa University
Bath Spa University is a top UK university for creativity, culture, enterprise and education. Based in a World Heritage city and connected to a network of international partners, Bath Spa University ensures that its graduates are socially engaged global citizens....
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