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Overview

Television production are significant developing industries in China, with an increasing emphasis on international collaborations. You have a chance to be a part of this development.

Have you ever wanted to create drama and documentaries for a vast, worldwide audience? Have you ever wanted to be a creative visual storyteller? If you want to use your storytelling ability to keep the audience in keen anticipation of the next episode, then this is the programme for you.

BA Film and Television Production is an intensive, practice-based, creative programme where you will produce innovative media content. Your practice will include documentaries and fiction, the craft of storytelling, the art of cinematography, sound design and editing.

You will also learn to understand audiences and future media trends. Upon graduation, you will be well prepared to work in local, national and international media industries.

Why should I study TV Production at XJTLU?

  • Enjoy new, state-of-the-art facilities that include filming equipment, a fully functional digital media lab, cutting-edge studios with multicamera setups and a cinema for student project screenings
  • Learn to use project-management and other international industry software
  • Learn from international, award-winning staff with industry expertise, and industry guest speakers
  • Experience a collaborative, project-based program, with the possibility of working on live projects and opportunities for work experience
  • Earn two degrees: an XJTLU degree from the Chinese Ministry of Education and a globally recognised degree from the University of Liverpool, a member of the Russell Group of leading UK universities.
Qualification University of Liverpool BA TV Production More about qualifications

Knowledge and skills

By the time you graduate from the BA TV Production, you will have:

  • a full awareness of your creative potential as a content creator, with the ability to take your knowledge, specialist skills and understanding into the world of media industries
  • knowledge of production techniques, research and routines/processes within the media industries
  • advanced, specialist skills in professional practices, contexts and research processes within the broadcast television and digital video production industries
  • a high level of communication skills in the presentation of creative, critical, professional work
  • the ability to produce work that is informed by and contextualised within relevant theoretical issues and debates.
The Film and Television Production programme fosters creativity; taking talented, aspiring students and turning them into creative professionals capable of working both nationally and internationally.
Garrabost Donald Jayalakshmi
Programme director

Modules

Some people dream of becoming directors, some producers and others screenwriters. With guidance and education, SoFTA helps us create our future to become ‘someone’. I have access to modern facilities, diverse classmates and inspirational teachers who were not only teaching me about filmmaking, but about life.
Celia Delvina Oeni
Student, BA TV Production

Careers

Graduates will be well prepared for positions in a modern media landscape, including those of producer, director, writer, content creative for web and social media platforms, cinematographer, sound designer, post-production editor, advertising creative and digital media entrepreneur. Typically, graduates will either work in a large media company or start up a company of their own.