Concordia University - School of Graduate Studies

School of Graduate Studies
1455 De Maisonneuve Blvd. W.
Montréal, QC
Canada H3G 1M8

Tel. (514) 848-2424 x 7325

Film Studies (MA)

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Fine Arts
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Film/Cinema Studies
Description The Master of Arts (M.A.) in Film Studies at the Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema provides a stimulating context for advanced study and immersion in all different aspects of cinema and moving image culture. Through coursework and thesis work, independent research, internships, conferences, and lecture series, students explore historical, cultural, and aesthetic understandings of cinema as well as the ever-evolving film and media digital practices, content streams, and global distribution platforms. The program emphasizes critical methods specific to film studies but also incorporates a broad range of interdisciplinary scholarship, setting the scene for understanding the world through audiovisual images.
Website: Film Studies (MA) at Concordia University - School of Graduate Studies
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 75
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]

Applicants will be assessed by the School of Cinema’s graduate committee on the basis of the following supporting documents: Writing sample (an academic essay or article on cinema. Letter of intent (statement of purpose) outlining research interests (max. 600 words). 1 copy of undergraduate transcripts. 3 letters of recommendation. Curriculum Vitae

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: July 25, 2018