Film Arts

Bachelor of Film Arts

NQF Level 7 | SAQA ID: 94670


The FILM ARTS programme offers an exciting immersion in audio-visual communication, with a wide range of skills that enable students to work in tomorrow’s demanding time-based media environment. Emphasis is placed on narrative and storytelling across all audio-visual moving image “platforms”. The programme is designed to offer the graduate a sustainable career by focusing on an area of specialisation while encouraging an interdisciplinary audiovisual awareness. This qualification is intended for scriptwriters, broad base producer/director filmmakers, sound designersproduction designers and screen actors.


  • Subject to OW’s Admissions Vetting Process
  • An English mark of 55%
  • International applications please contact

1st YEAR


  • Academic Practice
  • Drawing & Narrative
  • Media Perspectives


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2nd YEAR


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