- TUITION FEES UK – £9,000 / EU, US & INTERNATIONAL – £13,250
- DURATION 1 Year or 18 months (full-time) / 2 Years (part-time)
- START DATE September
- ACCREDITATION Richmond University QAA / Middle States Commission of Higher Education (US)
- LOCATION Kensington Facility
- SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE Find out more >>
Film: Science Fiction & Fantasy
Science fiction remains one of the few genres that lifts us from everyday life and places us into a world of infinite impossibilities.
Make your dream a reality with this unique programme, the only MA in the UK that combines film and other visual media with science fiction and fantasy in which you will graduate with both a UK and US postgraduate degree.
Top reasons to study this programme:
- The only film Masters of its kind in the UK – combining science fiction and fantasy with film, television and visual media in which you receive both a UK and US qualification
- Study in London, one of the world’s top cultural and film production capitalsHighly versatile, providing you with all the professional skillsets for a career in science fiction and fantasy
- Combines theory and practice as you will learn the history and theory of film, as well as production and digital storytelling – option of a research project or a practical project
- Learn from highly qualified academics who are experts in their field
- Study a semester in the centre of the film industry in Los Angeles Find out more >
What makes Richmond special?
Explore what we offer with the help of some of our Master’s students who share their experiences. We give something unique, as the only UK University offering all students a UK and US degree with one programme, providing diversity, choice and freedom.
Los Angeles study abroad Spring semester
Spend a semester in Los Angeles with our partner Mount Saint Mary’s University and gain experience in any aspect of filmmaking and production you want to specialise in. Situated in the iconic Hollywood Blvd, Mount Saint Mary’s has state of the art facilities and an extensive selection of science fiction and fantasy courses.
“What makes this MA so unique is that it is the only film-specific Sci-Fi and Fantasy MA in the UK. Added to this is our distinctive UK/US offering as all of our students graduate with a UK and US MA degree, providing fantastic career opportunities. Combined with an Anglo/Hollywood focused programme with world-leading film and production studios on the doorstep in London, it’s an unbeatable combination.”
– Dr. Caleb Turner, MA Convenor