We're excited to offer a range of MA and MSc by Research postgraduate degrees. These will enable you to pursue a particular interest, whether in Screenwriting, Filmmaking, Interactive Media or Theatre, alongside rigorous academic work. The degrees have no taught elements; instead the focus will be on independent learning and supervision, culminating in a final project.
MA by Research in Screenwriting
Develop your own film or TV script
Applications now being accepted for January 2020. Please apply by 20th December 2019 for full consideration.
Create your own short film or television pilot (20-30 minutes) from development through to postproduction.
MA by Research in Interactive Media
Write a thesis on an element of interactive media or digital culture that interests you
MSc by Research in Interactive Media
Write a thesis on the design, implementation and evaluation of your own interactive media system
Write your thesis on an area of Theatre that interests you
Find out more
If you have any questions about the MA/MSc by research courses, please contact:
Dr Lisa Peschel
If you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact:
TFTI Postgraduate Admissions:
Graduate research at York
We're ranked 1st in England and Wales for Film Production and Photography in the Guardian's 2017 University guide.