Get ready for a career in entertainment arts. Our courses span theatre, film, television, writing and music production, addressing the needs of London’s world-leading creative industries.
Our graduates have gone on to become internationally acclaimed actors, film and stage directors, novelists, poets, sound designers and engineers. Our entertainment courses also act as the perfect springboard if you’re interested in pursuing a career as a producer, cinematographer, audio or visual artist, publisher, playwright or screenwriter.
You’ll have access to creative experts – our lecturers include award-winning writer Dr Sunny Singh, Suzanne Cohen, who won Into Film’s Educator of the Year Award in 2018, director, writer and actor Rishi Trikha, who was a recent judge for Amnesty International’s Edinburgh Fringe Human Rights award, Dr Jacek Ludwig Scarso, whose multimedia projects have been presented worldwide, and acclaimed composer and media artist Dr Elaine Thomazi-Freitas.
"There was never a doubt that she would be a published writer. What I could not have foreseen is how quickly after graduation her first book was picked up by a publisher. I am absolutely delighted that she has been able to embark on her career as a writer so successfully."
Dr Sunny Singh talking about London Met creative writing graduate Emily Critchley, author of Notes On My Family
Our undergraduate entertainment courses
Creative Writing and English Literature (including foundation year) - BA (Hons)
Our degree is the perfect preparation for undergraduate study and a career in the creative industries if you don't have the necessary requirements to enter the three-year degree.
Creative Writing and English Literature - BA (Hons)
Increase your understanding of literature through the study of the historical and contemporary genres and develop your own writing skills.
Film and Television Production (including foundation year) - BA (Hons)
The built-in foundation year of this course is designed to help you gain the skills you require to study film and television production at undergraduate level.
Film and Television Production - BA (Hons)
This is a practice-based course which allows for intensive training and study of Film and Television.
Film and Television Studies (including foundation year) - BA (Hons)
This course is ideal if you'd like to pursue film studies but can't meet the necessary requirements to enter the standard three-year degree.
Film and Television Studies - BA (Hons)
The Film and Television Studies BA will provide you with a wide-ranging knowledge and understanding of the film and television industries and their global cultural significance.
Music Technology and Production (including foundation year) - BSc (Hons)
Our degree with a built-in foundation year, is designed to provide an alternative route into education if you can't meet the entry requirements for a standard undergraduate degree.
Music Technology and Production - BSc (Hons)
Our Music Technology and Production BSc is an innovative, career-led degree with diverse practice-based learning opportunities.
Theatre and Film (Top-Up) - BA (Hons)
The Theatre and Film BA (top-up) merges cinematic and performance languages, explored through practice and theory. Develop the skills required for successful employment opportunities within the international film and television industries, and within theatre and performing arts.
Theatre and Film - BA (Hons)
The Theatre and Film BA merges cinematic and performance languages, explored through practice and theory. You'll develop the skills required for employment in the international film and television industries, and within theatre and performing arts.
Theatre and Performance Practice (Top-up) - BA (Hons)
This Theatre and Performance Practice (Top-up) BA is taught by active theatre practitioners and companies.
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News and success stories from our entertainment courses
New Play by Cass Creative Writing Alumna to open at Bunker Theatre
3 to 21 December 2019
Creative Writing and English Literature graduate Matilda Ibini's play 'Little Miss Burden' is a coming-of-age story with a difference.
What’s Clearing actually like?
A first-hand account of a student going through the Clearing process, and how it changed their life
Cass Foundation Show 2019
24-31 May 2019
Annual exhibition of student work promises to surprise, delight and break new ground and includes roof top structures.
The Creativity of Difference
Wednesday 1 May 2019, 6pm
Inaugural professorial lecture by Dr. Jos Boys.
Cass Summer Shows 2019 – dates announced
Students from The Sir John Cass School of Art, Architecture and Design showcase their talent with a season of summer events.
Student vs Google
Cass Foundation students test their creativity against search engine giant's algorithms
New Creative Writing Short Courses Starting at The Cass
Creative Writing courses lead by published authors to prepare budding writers for a career in writing.
Private viewing of acclaimed play at London Metropolitan University
Theatre Arts students were treated to a private viewing of 'Games', the latest play by Henry Naylor
2017/18 Academic Excellence Award winners announced
Congratulations to our 2017/18 Academic Excellence Award winners. We are proud of your achievements and wish you all the best for the future.
Black Hollywood: They’ve Gotta Have Us
Acclaimed film director and London Met alumna contributes to BBC documentary.
EXHIBITION: The Photo-Diaries of Mick Williamson
8 October - 1 November
Exhibition for Photomonth celebrating the work of leading photographer and long serving undergraduate course leader Mick Williamson.
Being recognised for exceptional commitment to adult education
Oriana White, a mature student at London Metropolitan University, has been Highly Commended in the Festival of Learning, the biggest celebration of lifelong learning in England.
The Cass Session 4 is published
Latest yearbook celebrates student work and achievements in 2017-18 academic year.