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Explore Film Studies in an Immersive Summer School

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Where Do We Offer Film Studies?

Find a programme in one of our prestigious locations or online.

What to Expect in a Film Studies Programme

Film Studies participants dissect visual storytelling, analysing the artistry and impact of cinema. They explore the techniques and narratives that shape our understanding of film as a powerful medium of expression. Our Film Studies summer programmes provide participants with an immersive exploration of cinematic arts, film history, and analysis. As in a Film Studies undergraduate programme, we cover diverse film genres as well as traditional and innovative techniques. Participants join small groups of peers in age-based cohorts (13-15 and 16-18).

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Learn analytical and problem-solving skills

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Gain real-world and practical experience

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Develop academic and critical skills

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Meet Some Of Our Qualified Tutors

An example of the academic tutors who have previously taught our programmes.

Louis R. Tutor
Louis R

Louis holds a BA in Film Studies from King’s College London and an MSc in Cognitive and Evolutionary Anthropology from the University of Oxford, where he studied the effects of awe-inspiring experiences on human generosity.

Our tutors are highly qualified professionals with an educational background from top ranking/Russell Group universities. Each tutor is certified by Immerse, ensuring participants receive the highest level of education. Tutors are at the heart of our programmes and are dedicated to providing guidance, support, and constructive feedback to help participants achieve their academic objectives. Read more about our expert tutors.

What Do Our Alumni Say About Immerse?

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Why Immerse?

Immerse Education offers a lot more than your average summer school provider. Our programmes ignite a lifelong educational journey, nurturing growth with ongoing educational support, while equipping you with essential skill sets for every step of your education pathways.

We cater to all types of learners, offering academic and career programmes with flexible learning options, and offer our award-winning programmes in locations across the globe.

We have the highest educational standards and seek to realise the highest possible outcomes for our participants.

Enrolling in an Immerse Education programme will award you:

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What is an Film Studies Programme and why is it important to study?

Immerse™ Film Studies programmes provide participants with an immersive study of cinematic techniques, film history, and visual storytelling. Covering a wide range of film genres, from classic to avant-garde cinema.

Film is a powerful medium that shapes culture, perspectives, and artistic expression. From analysing cinematic techniques to understanding cultural influences, film studies deepen our appreciation for visual storytelling. By studying Film Studies, you’ll contribute to interpreting cinematic narratives and exploring the art of filmmaking.

Film studies graduates can pursue a diverse range of career prospects within and beyond the film industry, including roles as film directors, producers, screenwriters, film critics, and educators. Their deep understanding of film theory, history, and criticism equips them for positions in film distribution, marketing, and public relations, as well as opportunities in digital media, television production, and archival work.

The analytical, research, and communication skills acquired during their studies prepare them for careers in journalism, advertising, and cultural arts management, highlighting the versatility and breadth of opportunities available.

Film Studies programmes area available in Oxford, as well as online. 

To take part in an Immerse Education course, prior knowledge of the subject isn’t necessary. The main thing you need is enthusiasm for learning. You will also receive some reading material before the course begins, helping you prepare and feel confident as you start your educational journey.

In the Film Studies course, participants should expect to explore a wide range of topics, from the historical development of cinema and theoretical approaches to analysing films to the practical elements of filmmaking such as cinematography, editing, and sound design. The curriculum may also cover screenwriting, production design, film criticism, and the study of global cinema, providing insights into different cultural filmmaking styles. Discussions on contemporary issues in cinema, including digital media’s impact and industry trends, ensure participants receive a comprehensive and current understanding of film studies, blending both theoretical knowledge and practical insights into the art and industry of filmmaking.

Participants with a passion for cinema and an interest in exploring its artistic, cultural, and technical aspects are well-suited for a Film Studies course. Analytical skills, creativity, effective communication abilities, and an openness to diverse perspectives enhance their learning experience. Importantly, no prior knowledge of film is needed, just an enthusiasm for the subject.

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