Bachelor of Arts in Film Production

General

Program Description

Bachelor of Arts in Film Production


The Film Production Major offers a core education in film creation and production, supplemented by a variety of hands-on courses in the art. As they progress in their studies, students are challenged not only to conceptualize films, write scripts and create storyboards but also to plan and execute the production of a film, a process in which they assume the roles of director, producer, camera person, sound engineer and editor. The courses are taught within the context of aesthetics, history, theory and personal expression by a professional faculty that includes specialists in film production and visiting experts in the field.


Career Opportunities


Film Production majors have access to career opportunities in both regional and international entertainment media industries as scriptwriters, producers and directors of film, in addition to becoming film entrepreneurs. There are also opportunities in media research, policy development and management. Film Production majors can also pursue their graduate studies in Media and Communication, Mass Communication, Film Studies, Film Production, Computer Graphic Design or Technology and New Media.

Admissions Requirements


For Regular Applicants


Applicants must complete high school (M.6) certificate or its equivalent as issued by the Ministry of Education, Thailand.
Applicants must demonstrate English competence: a TOEFL score of 79 or above, an IELTS (academic band) score of 6.0 or above, a SAT1 score of 1650 with Math score of at least 580.


Applicants are required to sit for a written examination including English (ITP TOEFL and Writing), Mathematics, General Science and Current Affairs. If they are successful with the written exam, they will be invited for an interview.


Note: Applicants whose English language skills are not sufficient for immediate acceptance may be advised to study in the Preparation Center for Languages and Mathematics (PC). Applicants who successfully complete the PC requirements will be eligible for acceptance to the regular M.U.I.C. study program in the following trimester. M.U.I.C. also offers an “Intensive English Program” course for students preparing to take the college’s English entrance examination.


For International Applicants


Interested international candidates may apply 3 times a year through the Admission Section. Applicants must have already completed their high school education or equivalent to high school as issued by the Ministry of Education, Thailand.


If the school certificate/diploma is not in the English language, a certified English translation of the document must be arranged and forwarded to the Ministry of Education in Thailand to see if it is acceptable.


Candidates who are not native English speakers have to submit a TOEFL score (IBT score of at least 79 with a score of at least 25 in writing) or IELTS score (6.0 or above with writing 6.0) or SAT score (1,650 with a Math score of 580 or above).


Once candidates are officially accepted as full-time students, they are required to sit for English writing and Math placement tests in order to see which level they can register for.

Application Schedule for SY 2012-2013

Application Schedule

For International Applicants (Academic Year 2013-2014)

First Entry

Application Period

May 1 – June 30, 2013

Announcement Date

July 29, 2013

Instruction Begins

September 16, 2013

Second Entry

Application Period

August 1 – September 30, 2013

Announcement Date

November 4, 2013

Instruction Begins

January 6, 2014

Third Entry

Application Period

December 1, 2013 – January 31, 2014

Announcement Date

February 17, 2014

Instruction Begins

April 21, 2014

Note:

All new overseas full-time students must report to the Office of Admissions.

The application schedules are subject to change.

For more information, please contact:

Mr. Nutthaboon Pornratthanacharoen

Email: nutthaboon.por@mahidol.ac.th

Call: +66818286209

Last updated February 2018

About the School

In March of 1986, the Mahidol University Council officially endorsed the formation of a new international bachelor degree program, the first of its kind at a public university, designated at that time... Read More