MA Film Producing

If you work freelance, in a media production company, or want to set up your own creative business, the MA Film Producing course will develop your skills and subject knowledge to the high level required to succeed in the film industry.

This postgraduate film producing course develops a thorough understanding of the producer’s role in relation to business, financial and legal expertise, as well as fostering the critical and evaluative skills you need to develop and engage with talent. You will have the opportunity to develop links with industry bodies and participate in masterclasses with producers and decision-makers in the Film and TV industry. There are three exit points for this course – the Postgraduate Certificate; the Postgraduate Diploma, and the full Masters qualification.

What you will study

The MA in Film Producing involves overseeing an actual production project, a short film. You will consider the creative role of the producer throughout the production process, from working with the writer during development, the director and heads of department during pre-production, production and post-production, and the producer’s role as fund-raiser and financial manager of the entire production.

Selection of modules include:

  • Understanding Producing
  • Business Planning
  • Understanding Film Finance
  • Aspects of Film Copyright and Intellectual Property Rights
  • Media Entrepreneurship
  • Research...
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Our purpose built ATRiuM Building at our Cardiff Campus features state-of-the-art facilities for audio and video production and editing, graphic design, studio recording and more. The building is an engine room for the next generation of media practitioners and thinkers.


Dewi Griffiths, Course Leader


This course is taught at: Cardiff Campus


  • Full Time 1 Years Start Date: Sep 2016
    • Part Time 2 Years Start Date: Sep 2016
      • Full Time 1 Years Start Date: Sep 2017
        • Part Time 2 Years Start Date: Sep 2017