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Television BA (Hons)

(SCQF level 9)

Fine Arts & Photography, Faculty of Creative Industries

Mode of Study


Start Date

27th Aug 2018, 2 years

27th Aug 2018, 2 years


City Campus

Applications from International Students Welcome


This course covers broadcast television, studio and location work, research, scriptwriting and new media. You'll be well placed to apply for a limited number of competitive internship placements, including at STV, offering valuable hands-on experience in video, broadcast, editing and online production.

The course balances professional level technical production skills and research practice. We have close links with the television industry and you will enjoy the expertise of visiting specialists covering all aspects of TV production, alongside teaching staff, who have direct experience of working in the industry.

Run in partnership with the School of Arts and Creative Industries at Edinburgh Napier University, who have a first class reputation for excellence in practice-led screen courses, it is delivered at City of Glasgow College's outstanding industry standard studio and production facilities and offers students a degree in Television.

Applications for this course should be made through UCAS.

This course is placed on the Scottish Credit Qualifications Framework at Level 9. For more information on the framework visit:

Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirements

Please apply to Edinburgh Napier University through UCAS, making your preference to study at City of Glasgow College clear in your personal statement.

What you study

Year three:

  • TV Factual Research.
  • TV Script-writing.
  • TV Factual Production.
  • TV Studies.
  • TV Drama Production.
  • TV Studio Presentation.

Year four (some modules are optional):

  • TV Entertainment Production.
  • Final Project Research.
  • Research Portfolio.
  • Work Placement.
  • Dissertation.
  • TV Final Project.
  • TV Professional Development.

After the course


After the course, you'll be prepared for an entry-level position in the highly competitive creative and media sector including production, directing, editing, presenting, researching and independent projects.  You may also consider applying for further studies at Masters level.


Assessment methods

All submitted work is 1st and 2nd marked by lecturers at Glasgow and Napier and validated by an external marker. 

  • Mode of Study:
  • Start Date:
    27th Aug 2018, 2 years
  • Location:
    City Campus
  • Applications from International Students Welcome