Film schools » Ireland » Galway » Galway

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (Film and Television)




This course will provide you with a specialised knowledge of the history, theory and practical working of video and filmmaking, including such specialist areas as production, editing, sound, production design, scriptwriting, and a knowledge of the planning, budgeting, and management requirements involved in shooting and delivering film and video projects. The work placement in Year 2 will give you valuable experience of working alongside professionals in the film and television industry.

The study of a combination of core and optional modules offers you clear pathways through the Film & Television degree. You can also choose from a variety of free electives across disciplines, such as Languages (French/German/Spanish/Irish), History of Art & Design, etc. However, the availability of elective options is not guaranteed from year to year. Students who choose languages will have the opportunity to spend a semester or a full year abroad as part of their course.

You will be equipped to work in the film and television industry, in careers in the independent production sector, in the State broadcasting services such as RTÉ and TG4, in commercial broadcasting services such as TV3, and in the related audio-visual sector such as corporate video, multimedia, commercials and independent training outlets.

Graduates of this course may proceed to the Level 8 Honours degree in GMIT, or to other studies in related areas in other colleges in this country or abroad. Graduates have progressed to Level 8 and Master’s Degree courses at Royal Holloway University, London (for producing); Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Dublin (for editing and production design), the University of Wales, Newport (for documentary) and the NUIG Huston School of Film and Digital Media (for screenwriting).



School name:Galway-Mayo Institute of TechnologyFilm and Television
Address:Dublin Road
Zip & city: Galway
Phone:+353 91 753 161
Web:http//www.gmit.ie
Rate:


Total:
( vote)


Visits:
7095  



Film and Television Film School Location







Film and Television Courses


This course will provide you with a specialised knowledge of the history, theory and practical working of video and filmmaking, including such specialist areas as production, editing, sound, production design, scriptwriting, and a knowledge of the planning, budgeting, and management requirements involved in shooting and delivering film and video projects. The work placement in Year 2 will give you valuable experience of working alongside professionals in the film and television industry.

The study of a combination of core and optional modules offers you clear pathways through the Film & Television degree. You can also choose from a variety of free electives across disciplines, such as Languages (French/German/Spanish/Irish), History of Art & Design, etc. However, the availability of elective options is not guaranteed from year to year. Students who choose languages will have the opportunity to spend a semester or a full year abroad as part of their course.

You will be equipped to work in the film and television industry, in careers in the independent production sector, in the State broadcasting services such as RTÉ and TG4, in commercial broadcasting services such as TV3, and in the related audio-visual sector such as corporate video, multimedia, commercials and independent training outlets.

Graduates of this course may proceed to the Level 8 Honours degree in GMIT, or to other studies in related areas in other colleges in this country or abroad. Graduates have progressed to Level 8 and Master’s Degree courses at Royal Holloway University, London (for producing); Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Dublin (for editing and production design), the University of Wales, Newport (for documentary) and the NUIG Huston School of Film and Digital Media (for screenwriting).



Other film schools in Galway

National University of Ireland (Huston School of Film & Digital Media)
The Huston School of Film & Digital Media offers a unique suite of courses with a single a starting point – the centrality of cultural creativity. ...
Address: NUI Galway