32 weeks
Study mode
Tuition fee (entire course)
Local students
USD 14,032
AUD 19,500
Foreign students
USD 14,032
AUD 19,500
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

The Master of Screen Arts aims to develop exceptional storytellers in the screen arts who, as practitioners, are capable of making a substantial and lasting impact within the Australian screen industry. This intensive and in-depth year of study challenges students to advance their critical and conceptual thinking, creativity, and technique to produce distinctive work. 

Students selected for the course will have an opportunity to apply a high level of autonomy, innovative thinking, imaginative ingenuity and expert judgement in the development and realisation of a project, whilst refining their specialist, theoretical and conceptual skills through course work and practical exercises. Students will be challenged to be risk taking in their ideas and approach and to achieve a high level of creative excellence. 

Entry Requirements

  • Demonstrate a high degree of originality or technical ability in their specialisation.
  • Relevant tertiary qualification, and/or appropriate experience at an equivalent level deemed to equate to Australian Qualifications Framework Level 8.
  • Students can specialise in directing (animation, drama or documentary), screenwriting, producing, production design, cinematography, sound design, screen music, or editing.