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master

Degree

Master of Science in Cinema and Media Studies

master

Degree

Master of Science in Cinema and Media Studies

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $8,952 CAD

  • Application fee

    $168 CAD

  • Duration

    2 years

  • PGWP

    3 years

  • Min GPA

    76 out of 100

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Fall-September 01-December-2021 2021-12-01

Overview

Master of Science in Cinema and Media Studies

The master’s program in cinema and media studies is designed to educate students in the diversity of cinematic practices, and their historical and contemporary formats. Through classroom discussion, students will learn how moving pictures shape our perceptions of the world. The University faculty members are renowned experts and specialists in film studies. Students will work closely with faculty members as they prepare for a career in cinema and media studies.

The two-year M.A. program offers students the opportunity to pursue Cinema and Media Studies through coursework and an M.A. thesis project. Students are expected to give primary attention to an area of expertise of their choice while training in the broader theoretical, critical, and historical contexts of the field.  

Program Component: Coursework + Thesis required

Supervision

Students in research-based programs usually require a faculty member to function as their supervisor. Please follow the instructions provided by each program whether applicants should contact faculty members.

Instructions regarding supervisor contact for Master of Arts in Cinema and Media Studies (MA)

Applicants should browse faculty profiles and indicate in their application who they are interested in working with. However, it is not necessary for applicants to contact faculty members prior to their application.

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$19,652

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $7,536
Accommodation 1 bed room $10,700
Tuition 1 person $8,952

Hourly wage

Min wage

15.20 CAD / 1 hour

in Canada every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

1) Transcripts
2) Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies application
3) Statement Of Purpose
4) Letters Of Recommendation
5) Writing Sample
6) Resume
7) English Language Proficiency

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6.5
6
listening
6
writing
6
speaking
6
reading

TOEFL

100
22
listening
21
writing
21
speaking
22
reading

PTE

65
60
listening
60
writing
60
speaking
60
reading

Cambridge

-
listening
-
writing
-
speaking
-
reading
Language pathway (conditional offer) is available
Possess a “first-class average” (or established equivalent) in a degree deemed as an eligible basis for admission, OR have academic qualifications that would have ranked them in the top 33% of students admitted to the graduate program to which they are applying, for the year prior to the date of their application.
Have English language proficiency, demonstrated via an accepted test, that can reasonably be expected to be brought up to the standard required by the graduate program to which the student has applied by completing ELI (or accepted equivalent) training in no more than one year.
Be recommended for the Conditional Admission Program by a UBC graduate program.
Students admitted via the Conditional Admission Program are not allowed to make academic progress toward their graduate degrees before they successfully complete the English language training program and are admitted without condition to the graduate program.
Note to graduate programs: Students cannot be admitted to the Conditional Admission Program through eVision. They must be admitted through the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies via a manual letter. Please contact G+PS for information.

The GRE is not required.

Academic background and requirement

BA degree

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