Exciting opportunities now open on Film + Media postgrad courses at the National Film School, IADT
“The National Film School at IADT welcomes applicants to its broad base of postgraduate and professional development courses focused on the screen arts. It is a challenging time for all of us, but it is also a perfect time to take that leap and gain new skills and abilities to either develop your current career or transfer to a new one.” – Rónán Ó Muirthile, Head of The National Film School
A one year intensive MA programme for those who want practical production skills in radio, online and television broadcasting plus a deep understanding of the broadcast industry today. Gain hands on experience in our state-of-the-art TV and Radio studios from lecturers who are active in industry. The combined practical and theoretical knowledge will lead to a broad understanding of the opportunities available to you in current and future media landscapes.
Students with a proposal for either a feature length fiction or non-fiction film, an animated feature or a TV series project will learn how to synthesise creativity with the business side of film-making in order to develop their project to viable, industry level standards. They will learn how to develop and pitch their projects, how to creatively and financially package them and how the markets work and what audiences want.
The master’s program is taught and mentored by industry professionals and through classes, workshops and market festival visits the students are actively engaged with both the national and international film making landscapes.
Develop and write a full-length screenplay as you develop a television drama series proposal. Learn how to structure, edit and pitch your story from top Industry screenplay professionals. Engage in workshops with National Film School guest speakers, including award-winning writers, producers and directors.
“Having access to high-quality film equipment and TV studios gives writers like myself an avenue to create magic from paper to screen without spending a fortune.” - Derek Ugochukwu (Graduate)
Professional Development Certificate part-time courses now available in: