CAO Code LY427
  Letterkenny Campus

Bachelor of Arts (Ord)

Film & Media Production

3 years  /    Level 7  /    Full-time   /   Work Placement

Is this course for me?

Our Bachelor of Arts in Film & Media Production is designed for anyone who is passionate about a career in the Digital Film and Video industry. It can open up fantastic career options in one of the most exciting creative industries there is, and a future in television and film.

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Certain semesters of this course are taken in common with other courses.

SEMESTER MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS CONTACT HOURS
1 Communication & Creative Process Mandatory 5 4
Visual Enquiry Mandatory 10 7
Art & Design History 1 Mandatory 5 4
Photography Fundamentals Mandatory 5 3
Sound & Narrative Fundamentals Mandatory 5 4
2 Sound Recording Mandatory 5 4
Cinematography Mandatory 10 6
Art & Design History 2 Mandatory 5 4
Storytelling & Scripting 1 Elective 5 3
Music Video Mandatory 5 3
SEMESTER MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS CONTACT HOURS
3 Ambient & Foley Sound Mandatory 10 3
Cinematography 2 Mandatory 10 7
Storytelling & Scripting 2 Mandatory 5 6
Early Film History Mandatory 5 3
4 Post-production 1 Mandatory 10 3
Cinematography 3 Mandatory 10 6
Documentary Filmmaking Mandatory 5 6
20th Century Film & TV History Mandatory 5 3
SEMESTER MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS CONTACT HOURS
5 Post-production 2 Mandatory 10 5
Cinematography 4 Mandatory 5 3
Interactive Audio Video Mandatory 10 5
Modern Film History & Theory Mandatory 5 3
6 Film Project Mandatory 15 6
Professional Practice in the Creative Industries Mandatory 5 3
Contemporary Theory Mandatory 5 4
Event & Promotional Filming/Placement Mandatory 5 4

Add-on Courses

On successful completion of this programme, learners may transfer to the following programmes at LYIT:

Key Information

CAO Key Dates:
Discounted closing date – 20 January (17:15)
Normal closing date – 1 February (17:15)
Late closing date – 1 May (17:15)
Change of Mind opens – 5 May (12:00)
Change of Mind closes – 1 July (17:15)
Round 1 offers – 20 August (06:00)

Further Information

Department Administration: +353 (0)74 918 6207 / +353 (0)74 918 6209

Head of Department Nollaig Crombie
Email: nollaig.crombie@atu.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6203

School and Department
School of Business
Department of Design & Creative Media