Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Broadcast Media Production (Top-up)Awarded by: Teesside University, UK

Programme Objective

Broadcast media production equips you with skills within TV, audio, radio, film and interactive media. The programme gives students the opportunity to develop skills within a variety of disciplines and access to many different career opportunities.

The overall aims of the programme are to:

  • Produce distinctive employment-ready graduates who are producers of creative and informed work that is relevant to contemporary multi-platform broadcast media industries.
  • Produce adaptive, imaginative and critically-aware graduates who have a broad contextual understanding and high-level technical knowledge of the multiple disciplines within the broadcast media industries.
  • Produce graduates who have an informed understanding of the economic context of media production and who can apply appropriate entrepreneurial abilities when dealing with clients, audiences and markets.
  • Produce graduates who have a critical understanding of the ever-changing nature of the broadcast media industries.
  • Produce graduates who are able to work effectively both in teams and independently.
  • Produce graduates who have a range of scholarly and practice-based research skills who can apply these to find solutions to real-world problems.
  • Produce graduates who are confident in working in a multi-disciplinary environment.
  • Produce graduates who understand the complex national and international contexts in which media is produced.
  • Produce graduates with identified areas of professional strength whilst possessing a multiple skillset.

Assessment Method

Students will be assessed on a range of production based assignments and written assignments, which includes but are not limited to:-

  • Presentation of ideas (pre-production)
  • Group work on production documentary
  • Artefact creation & design documentation
  • Individual portfolio production
  • Written evaluations of professional film/publications
  • Analysis/critique of production work of others (both peers and professional work)
  • Analysis/critique of individual work

Why Teesside University

Teesside University is a leading university with an international reputation for academic excellence that provides an outstanding student and learning experience underpinned by research, enterprise and the professions.

Teesside is a real-world university that prides itself on its inclusive, consultative, responsive, friendly and open approach and on the significant positive social, economic and cultural impact that it has upon the communities that it serves and the wider economy of the North of England.

Founded on a rich heritage, the University has taken a leading role in employer engagement, the enhancement of learning, teaching and the student experience, real-world research, staff and leadership development, employer workforce development, social, cultural and community enrichment and widening participation.

Teesside University is a global education pioneer for animation, games and computer graphics and is ranked as one of the top 20 places in the world to study animation (3D World).

Teesside has a flourishing and dynamic research culture, producing ‘world-leading and internationally excellent’ research in the last UK Research Evaluation Framework (REF) assessment, which is increasingly making a real and valuable contribution to society in areas such as Social Policy and Allied Health.

The University has invested more than £260m on its award-winning campuses in recent years to further enhance the experience and support provided to students, and it remains committed to investment-led growth.

Student Testimonials

Career Opportunities

Our graduates go on to work in a variety of creative industries including film, TV, radio, audio production, creative arts organisations, marketing, social media campaigns and events.

Graduation

Students who have successfully completed all course work and passed the examinations will receive the Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Broadcast Media Production awarded by Teesside University, UK

Progression

Programme Modules

Year 2
Documentary Production
Individual Production Portfolio
Lights, Camera, Action: The Language of Film
Making It in the Media 2
Experimental Digital Production
FIction Production

Year 3
Client-based Production Project
Creative Content Development
Independent Project (Broadcast Media Production)
Making It in the Media 3
Current Issues in Media Production

Profile of lecturers and their respective teaching models

The average lecturer/student ratio is 1 : 100 (lecture)
The average lecturer/student ratio is 1 : 30 (tutorial)

Click here to download profiles of lecturers.

Duration & Intakes

Full-time
 Duration  Commencement  Completion
 Year 2 (16 Months)  January 2019  April 2020
 November 2019  February 2021
 Year 3 (8 Months)  September 2019  December 2020

Fees & Structure

Full-time

 Duration & Structure

 Tuition Fees

 Non-tuition Fees

 Total Fees

Year 2 (16 Months)

 SGD23,470.00  SGD949.26  SGD23,419.26

Year 3 (8 Months)

 SGD10,807.00  SGD760.22  SGD11,576.22

Application Fees: SGD32.10

Part-time

 Duration & Structure

 Tuition Fees

 Non-tuition Fees

 Total Fees

Year 2 (16 Months)

 SGD21,935.00  SGD641.49  SGD22,576.49

Year 3 (8 Months)

 SGD10,486.00  SGD498.61  SGD10,984.61

Note:
All fees quoted are inclusive of GST.
Non-tuition fees for full-time programmes include MDIS membership entrance fees, annual membership fees, MDIS experience seminars, medical insurance, condition tutorial fee (if applicable) and Fees Protection Scheme (FPS) Insurance Premium.
Non-tuition fees for part-time programmes include MDIS membership entrance fees, annual membership fees, condition tutorial fee (if applicable) and Fees Protection Scheme (FPS) Insurance Premium.
The above does not include Miscellaneous Fees, which refer to any non-compulsory and non-standard fees which the student will pay only when necessary or applicable.  Such fees are normally collected on an ad-hoc basis by the PEI when the need arises.

Entry Requirements

For Year 2 entry

  • Higher Diploma+ in Mass Communications OR
  • Relevant diploma level qualifications awarded by other Private Education Institutions (PEIs) with an entry requirement of 12 years of formal education

For Year 3 entry

  • Relevant polytechnic diplomas with a pass grade OR
  • Overseas polytechnic diplomas with an entry requirement of 10 years of formal education OR
  • Higher National Diploma level qualifications in Mass Media related disciplines OR
  • Relevant PEI qualification (equivalent to 1st and 2nd year EDP) with entry requirement of 12 years of formal education.

+ Formally known as International Diploma in Mass Communications.

English Language Requirements

Applicants must meet at least one of the following English Language requirements:

  • Possess a C6 in English at GCE 'O' Levels OR
  • IELTS 6.0 (with no elements lower than 5.5) OR
  • Pass grade for MDIS Professional Certificate In English OR
  • Pass the MDIS Placement Test at Advanced Level

Financial Assistance Scheme

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Study Loans

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For Degree and Master (Available in 24 months)

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Duration & Intakes

Full-time
 Duration  Commencement  Completion
 Year 2 (16 Months)  January 2019  April 2020
 November 2019  February 2021
 Year 3 (8 Months)  September 2019  December 2020

Fees & Structure

Full-time
 Duration & Structure Tuition Fees Non-tuition Fees Total Fees
 Year 2 (16 Months)  SGD23,540.00  SGD3,000.00 - 3,200.00  SGD26,540.00 - 26,740.00
 Year 3 (8 Months)  SGD11,235.00  SGD3,000.00 - 3,200.00  SGD14,235.00 - 14,435.00

Application Fees: SGD321.00

Note:
All fees quoted are inclusive of GST.
Non-tuition fees for full-time programmes include MDIS membership entrance fees, annual membership fees, MDIS experience seminars, medical insurance, condition tutorial fee (if applicable) and Fees Protection Scheme (FPS) Insurance Premium.
Non-tuition fees for international students may vary.
Non-tuition fees are non-refundable, refer to MDIS refund policy for more details.

Entry Requirements

Applicants must be age 17 and above and meet the following requirements:

Year 2 Entry:

  • Higher Diploma+ in Mass Communications OR
  • Relevant diploma level qualifications awarded by other Private Education Institutions (PEIs) with an entry requirement of 12 years of formal education

Year 3 Entry

  • Relevant polytechnic diplomas with a pass grade OR
  • Overseas polytechnic diplomas with an entry requirement of 10 years of formal education OR
  • Higher National Diploma level qualifications in Mass Media related disciplines OR
  • Relevant PEI qualification (equivalent to 1st and 2nd year EDP) with entry requirement of 12 years of formal education.

+ Formally known as International Diploma in Mass Communications.
* All applications are subject to University approval through its Recognition of Prior Learning Policy and procedures.

English Language Requirements

Applicants must meet at least one of the following English Language requirements:

  • C6 grade in English at GCE 'O' Level OR
  • IELTS 6.0 (with no element below 5.5) OR
  • Pass grade for MDIS Professional Certificate in English OR
  • Pass the MDIS Placement Test at Advanced Level

Student Pass Application

International students are required to apply for a student pass if he/she wishes to study full-time in Singapore. Please click here for detail information.

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Quick Information

Duration of Course:

Year 2
Full-time  : 16 months
Part-time : 24 months

Year 3
Full-time  : 8 months
Part-time : 12 months

Commencement Dates

For Full-time Programme: 
Year 2 Entry :
Jan 2019
Nov 2019

Year 3 Entry :
Sep 2019

Contact Details

Local students:
+65 6247 9111 / 6372 1000

International students:
Main Hotline: +65 6278 7660

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