Undergraduate study in Screen Production

From 2021 you will not be able to begin a major in Screen Production. If you are currently enrolled in the Screen Production major, see the Arts Students’ Centre for your requirements or contact the Undergraduate Adviser for Screen Production.

Enrolling in Stage II Screen Production courses

In 2021 Stage II Screen Production courses will be available for enrolment to any students – you need not have previously declared a major in Screen Production.

Screen Production courses provide you with an understanding of the practical aspects of filmmaking and media storytelling for screens. Classes offer a range of practice-based and conceptual lessons for those interested in creating narrative content in screen media.

SCREEN 200 Production Techniques will be offered in both Semester One and Semester Two in 2021. You will get an introduction to practical Screen Production methods focusing on lighting, sound, cinematography and editing.

SCREEN 201 Storytelling for Screens will be offered in Semester Two, 2021. This provides an overview of Screen Production from the practical standpoint of production methods, aesthetics, technology and directorial process.  

Enrolling in Stage III Screen Production courses

The four Stage III Screen Production courses will be offered as usual in 2021 and are only open to students who are continuing their major in Screen Production.

The application deadline is Tuesday 19 November 2020. Courses are limited to 20 students. Enrolment will be on a first-come, first-served basis until places are filled.  

Structuring your major in Screen Production

This information only applies to students who are continuing their major in Screen Production.

You will need to pass at least 120 points (eight courses) towards each of your majors, including at least 45 points (three courses) at Stage III.

You must pass the following courses as part of the Screen Production major:

  • MEDIA 101
  • One course from COMMS 100 and 104
  • SCREEN 200 and 201
  • Two courses from SCREEN 300-303

If you first enrolled in a BA prior to 2018
For a single major you must pass at least 135 points, including at least 60 points above Stage II.

For a double major you must pass at least 120 points in each of two majors, including at least 45 points above Stage II in each major.

For a BA minor you must pass at least 90 points, including at least 60 points above Stage I.

Courses

Explore the undergraduate courses you can take  in Screen Production.

Scholarships and awards

Help and advice

For help with planning your degree and enrolling in your courses, please contact the Arts Students' Centre.

If you would like to find out more about studying Screen Production, you can contact our Undergraduate Adviser.