Film and Television Directing and Script-Writing

Doctoral studies take place in the full-time form of study with a standard length of 3 years. The content of the doctoral study programme Film and Television Directing and Screenwriting is the theoretical and practical acquisition of knowledge, methods and procedures, genres and styles of audiovisual culture production in its entire complex from classical film to current multimedia. The content is based on individual creativity and the realization of an original work of art or a creative artistic performance. The aim of the Film and Television Directing and Screenwriting study programme is the education and training of film, television and multimedia screenwriters, playwrights and documentary film directors, with the following options:

-provide students with the latest theoretical knowledge

- to further develop this knowledge

- the ability of students to apply the acquired knowledge in creative practice

- to foster and hone the talents, creativity, abilities, skills and professional habits necessary for independent creative work and reflection on modern 21st century society in all areas of audiovisual production

- to develop and enhance the skills, abilities, skills and professional habits necessary for independent creative work and reflection on modern 21st century society in all areas of audiovisual production



Prospects of graduates

The graduate is able to apply and use the acquired knowledge, acquired skills and professional habits in professional practice at the highest artistic level in the development and independent creative realization of their own original artistic projects and in the interpretation of scripts by other authors or in the professional realization of other and less artistically ambitious projects, (television) formats, types and genres.

The graduate will apply as an independent artist creator, author or co-author of significant artistic projects, professional publicist. He/she is able to find and discover innovative ways in the process of creating an artwork and its reflection, to create forms of liminal genres with his/her own work and to experiment in the field of art forms, formats and genres, and to theoretically generalize his/her experience. He is able to find optimal ways of audiovisual presentation, cinematographic recording of materialized ideas, their further processing and incorporation into a well-thought-out structure of multiple encoded sensory-visual and sound-perceptions, which is characterized by its own poetics and its own distinctive style, which is not an exhibition for its own sake, but a tool for effective and efficient aesthetic impact on specific target groups of viewers in accordance with the artistic author's intent.





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Conditions of admission
  • A prerequisite for applying for doctoral studies is the successful completion of the second cycle of university studies in the field of study Arts - Film and Multimedia, or a related field of study at another university
  • The applicant must document the above fact before the admission interview with certified copies of the documents on the education attained.

  • During the admission procedure, the applicant orally defends his/her dissertation project. The intention of the project presented must be in line with the selected topic of the supervisor to whom the applicant applies.


Additional information

A candidate for study at the Faculty of Dramatic Arts of the Academy of Arts in Banská Bystrica applies for study by filling in the electronic application form and sending it to the faculty by the deadline. Applications can be submitted from 25 February 2022 (made available)
To fill in the electronic application form it is necessary to log on to the website: https://e-prihlaska.aku.sk
The applicant: fills in the electronic application form, confirms the electronic application form, prints out the electronic application form, sends the signed application form with the necessary attachments by post to the faculty.
For more information, please visit the website: www.aku.sk (for applicants - application forms)



Conditions for international students

The admission conditions for foreign applicants are identical to those for Slovak applicants



Coordinator for students with specific needs

Mgr. Soňa Kočanová, ArtD.
email: sona.kocanova@aku.sk
phone:+421 48 4320 304



General information on the admission exam
  • The dean will announce the topics of the dissertations that can be applied for in the admission procedure at the latest two months before the deadline for the submission of applications for doctoral studies.
  • The specific requirements for the admission examinations and how they are to be conducted are published on the website www.fdu.aku.sk
  • The prerequisite for doctoral studies at FDU AU is the completion of a second degree. If a student does not have a completed second-degree university degree prior to entering regular studies at FDU AU (not the entrance examination), he/she cannot be officially enrolled.

Application for Undergraduate Studies Doctoral - Third Degree

In it, the applicant shall indicate:

a/ the chosen study programme and the chosen dissertation topic,

b/ the chosen form of doctoral studies (full-time)

c/ current e-mail address



Form of entrance exam

The entrance examination consists of a discussion of the submitted project (2-4 standard pages) of the dissertation (defending the concept of the assignment and the concept of the study)



  • Apply the application for study

    25.02.2022 - 25.05.2022

  • Performance of the entrance exam

    10.06.2022 - 10.06.2022

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Anticipated number of applicants to be accepted
1


Additions
  • CV (paper form)
  • verified copy of the degree for applicant of other universities (paper form)
  • certified copy of certificate to candidates from other universities (paper form)
  • photocopy of the Diploma Supplement to candidates from other universities (paper form)
  • rámcový projekt k téme dizertačnej práce (v rozsahu 2-4 strany), súpis umeleckej, publikačnej alebo inej odbornej činnosti v odbore divadelné umeni, alebo príbuznom odbore, príp. posudky o týchto prácach a činnostiach (paper form)
  • súpis umeleckej, publikačnej alebo inej odbornej činnosti v odbore divadelné umenie, alebo príbuznom odbore, príp. posudky o týchto prácach a činnostiach (paper form)
  • kópiu dokladu o zaplatení poplatku za prijímacie konanie (paper form)


Annual tuition fees
Standard length of study: cost free
Study longer than the standard length of study program, parallel studies: 1200 €

The fee for admission procedure
application form: 50 €
E-application form: 40 €

Billing information

Academy of Arts in Banská Bystrica, FDU, Kollárova 22, 974 01 Banská Bystrica

Bank: Štátna pokladnica
Account: 7000067813/8180

IBAN: SK50 8180 0000 0070 0006 7813

Variable symbol: 501

Recipient's message: name and surname

The administrative fee is to be paid by the applicant by U-type postal order or by wire transfer from the account.

On the reverse side of the postal order - information for the recipient, please mark: PP FDU

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Detail of the study program

 
 
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