BA Film/Television Studies and Russian
You engage in multi disciplinary activity and core studies in Hollywood and international film history, analysis of film texts and key critical perspectives, and the development of television. Russian Beginners' have intensive language instruction, and all students take modules on Russian history, cinema and literature.
You deepen your understanding of key critical and theoretical approaches in the study of the production, circulation and cultural reception of film and television. Modules explore the way in which film and television converge in the contemporary media landscape, explore the phenomenon of transnational media flows, and consider the social significance of the culture industries and issues of representation. In Russian, you consolidate your language studies to prepare you for the year abroad.
Spent in Russia, studying at a university or language school, with further opportunities for travel and volunteer work.
You specialise in specific aspects of film and television studies by choosing from a range of advanced modules. These offer the possibility of investigating new and emerging areas of film studies concerning the production of texts, film-going and film audiences. You will also write an independent research dissertation. You apply your Russian language skills in high-level modules, including employment-related ones. There is a wide range of specialist literary and cultural options and fast-track modules in Serbian/Croatian and Slovene.