The Raindance Film School BA Top-Up (Hons) in Film and Performing Arts Practices is a one year practical course that has been designed to provide aspiring, and existing, Film and Performing Arts practitioners the opportunity to develop their existing academic or professional experience up to BA level in a chosen pathway or pathways (producing, directing, screenwriting or acting).
Whether you are an HND graduate, have completed a Foundation Degree or are looking to ‘convert’ a level 5 professional diploma, this course will develop your professional practice, help prepare you for a career in the Film & TV industry, enhance your employability and provide a route to those seeking further postgraduate education.
Applicants who do not hold a recognised level 5 qualification, but who can provide evidence of at least 4 years professional experience may also apply via the Recognition of Prior Experiential Learning pathway.
Flexible tuition that allows you to adjust your lessons between cohorts, to plan around your work/life commitments.
Interest-free payment plans so you can pay as you earn.
Free access to over £4,000 worth of Raindance’s renowned, industry-led signature courses
Small class sizes with specialist tutors
Raindance Membership, which gives you access to exclusive events, online forums, and networking events throughout the course. You also get access to Backstage, the most trusted international name in casting, with over 30,000 projects being cast through the site each year.
Complimentary pass to Raindance Film festival worth over £100 per year.
Student film screening at the Raindance Film Festival.
Where next - what can I study when I complete my top-up BA?
Upon completion of the BA, graduates may be able to progress onto to the Raindance/ DMU MA in filmmaking, as well as external postgraduate courses in subjects such as:
Arts and Cinema Studies