1.5 years full-time
In the masters, you will undertake practical work, integrated with screenings and discussions that will place your learning in a craft and creative context. The degree includes a strong collaborative component, which will help you develop a sound understanding of how your specialist role fits into the production process. You will learn through a problem-based curriculum, active learning in small groups and practical work placements that give you an opportunity to combine theory and practice.
As a graduate, you will be equipped to begin practice in a wide range of film production settings. You will develop research skills that will help you respond effectively to the changing nature of the industry.
The degree may include the option of a supervised industry placement or internship.
|3265||Graduate Certificate in Screen Production||South Bank||Trimester 1 only|
|5572||Master of Screen Production (this program)||South Bank||Trimester 1 and Trimester 2|
|4158||Graduate Diploma of Screen Production||South Bank||Exit point only|
Note: Progression through this program suite is dependent upon satisfying admission requirements.
The program is offered from the Southbank campus in internal mode (on-campus).
The program is available in both part-time and full-time mode. In the future, some courses will also be available in intensive and online mode.
Full-time students normally commence the program at the beginning of the year though mid-year entry will also be available.
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.
Where appropriate, an elective internship will provide the opportunity for suitable candidates to demonstrate and develop competency as screen production practitioners.
You will be prepared for a wide range of employment opportunities in the screen production industries. You will be able to work professionally as a writer, producer, director, or as a specialist in key creative screen production disciplines such as cinematography, editing, sound design, postproduction, composition, production design, television, animation, games design or visual effects.
The indicative annual tuition fee is calculated based on a standard full-time study load which is usually 80 credit points (two full-time trimesters).
The indicative annual tuition fee is based on current conditions and available data and should only be used as a guide. These fees are reviewed annually and are subject to change.
|Year of study||Fee category/Band||Fee per CP||Tuition fee 80cp|
|2019||Fee Band 22.0||$275.00||$22,000.00|
|2018||Fee Band 21.0||$262.50||$21,000.00|
If a postgraduate student changes to a different program they will be subject to the approved program fee for the trimester in which they are enrolled.