Study Directing at LMA


The BA (Hons) degree in Digital Film and Television Production (Directing) at LMA is designed to develop and prepare you professionally to meet the demands of a rapidly changing sector.


LMA will develop your vision and cultivate your creativity within directing and prepare you for work across a variety of content platforms across multiple genres whether that be directing boxsets, TV, films or web content. All of this is underpinned by theory and academic study along with developing your own creative voice and vision.


If you want to network and develop your contacts so you can direct award winning films, television dramas or direct internationally successful boxsets, then this course is the first step to make that happen!


Year 1

Toolkit for Success

Scriptwriting for Film and TV

Technical Skills for Digital Film and TV (Directing Assessment)

Screen Studies

Single – Camera; Making a Music Video (Directing Assessment)

Multi-Camera Filming (Directing Assessment)


Year 2

Understanding the Film and TV Industries

Advanced Skills for Digital Film and TV (Directing Assessment)

Documentary Research and Production (Directing Assessment)

Short Drama Production (Directing Assessment)

Advanced Screen Studies


Year 3

Your Promotional Portfolio

Industry Investigation

Industry Pitch (Directing Assessment)

Corporate Film (Directing Assessment)

Major Production(Directing Assessment)


Entry Requirements 64 UCAS Points – All offers are subject to an interview and creative pitch.


UCAS code P315
Awarded by Staffordshire University
​Duration – 3 Years
Location – Study at our Liverpool or London campuses
Fee – New Entrants, Full Time. Home and EU students: £8500 per year of study