WELCOME TO THE CENTRE FOR FILM AND MEDIA STUDIES PORTAL.
The Centre for Film and Media Studies is a dynamic
and rapidly expanding department at the University of Cape Town.
Undergraduate majors - Film studies and Media and
offer two majors, in Film Studies and Media
and Writing in the Faculty of Humanities. Students may elect to major
in either or both of these courses.
Film and Media Production Programme.
training is offered in the sought-after Film
and Media Production Programme. Students apply
for admission to the production programme in their second year,
when they elect to be considered for either the video, print,
radio or interactive media production streams. Short
CFMS students run the first African version
of the Globalist student magazine (other versions are produced at Yale,
Cambridge, Beijing, Sydney) and participate in exchanges with the University
Postgraduate studies and research
Our staff are
involved in a range of exciting research projects. We offer taught postrgraduate
courses in Honours/Masters
in Media Theory and Practice, and an Honours in Film
Theory and Practice or Film
Studies. A new taught Honours/Masters
in Political Communication is now being offered.
Masters and PhD are also offered by dissertation only. Please contact Robyn
Udemans for more information.
to UCT close on 31 Oct (for UCT students) & 30 Sept (for
international & SADC
Postgraduate applications for taught courses close
on 3 November.