OR VET qualification
If you receive an OP 1-6 or equivalent and meet subject prerequisites, you are guaranteed a place in this program.
You will receive a hands-on education across various formats, including high definition video, and will have access to a state of the art cinema. You will learn how to work in a team to bring visions to life on the screen, as well as gain a thorough grounding in the history, practice and critical analysis of film.
You will have the choice of electives in editing, producing, cinematography (including a film elective), directing and production design, among many others. You will also take courses in screen production and screen distribution, which will help you learn about finding support and audiences for your screen production work.
Your academic studies will be enhanced by regular exposure to national and international artists-in-residence working in different areas of film and screen media production, as well as a supervised work placement.
The Bachelor of Film and Screen Media Production program is offered full-time and on-campus at South Bank.
From 2017, to be classed as a full-time student, you are required to enrol in a minimum number of credit points each standard study period. The minimum credit points for full-time enrolment in this program is 30 credit points.
Trimester 1 and Trimester 2 are deemed standard study periods. As Trimester 3 is a non-standard study period, continuing students moving from one year to the next will not be required to study during this trimester to be eligible for student income support.
Domestic students who commence in Trimester 3 may be eligible for student income support from the onset of study provided they are enrolled full-time in this study period.
Please refer to the Australian Government website for more details.
Depending on your areas of specialisation and choice of electives, your career options could include roles in the mainstream film and television industries, commercials, music videos, corporate videos, streamed online content, film festivals and awards and video/digital art practice.
These fees are only applicable to domestic students who are not Commonwealth supported including:
|Year of study||Fee category/Band||Fee per CP||Tuition fee 80cp|
|2019||Fee Band 28.5||$356.25||$28,500.00|
Eligible undergraduate fee-paying students may defer their tuition fees by taking out a FEE-HELP loan which is part of the Higher Education Loan Program (HELP). Payment of the loan is via the taxation system when income reaches a specified level.
Additional resource costs for undergraduate Visual Arts studies.