NQF credits: 24 at HEQSF level 9


Dr Alexia Smit

Entrance requirements

Acceptance for a Master’s programme.


Contemporary Moving Image Theories investigates current discussions around film and television forms and ecologies, including audiences and fandoms, new film cultures, and revisits theories of race and gender in contemporary contexts. The course also examines research methodologies in film and television research in preparation for the mini-dissertation.

DP requirements

Attendance at all classes; punctual submission of written work.


100% coursework: Presentation (10 minutes); Journal; Research Essay (4000-5000 words); Video Essay (5 minutes).