Bachelor of Film and Screen Production
University of Southern Queensland - Toowoomba

Course outline

You love movies? You want to make movies? UniSQ’s Bachelor of Film and Screen Production puts you in the driver’s seat of the global film and television industry. This industry is currently massively expanding thanks to the demand for media product with the likes of Netflix, Disney, Amazon Prime, YouTube TV and Hulu. Students enrolled in this degree will develop high level professional skills in film direction, producing, camera, sound, lighting, editing, digital composing, scriptwriting and visual effects. We will create a graduate who has universal knowledge and skills in the world of film and screen production that can be employed anywhere – Brisbane, Sydney, New York, London, Paris and beyond. This degree was designed in collaboration with industry professionals to meet the most stringent industry requirements. Students will gain a thorough grounding in the practice, skills and knowledge of film and screen production by actively engaging in making films, documentaries, television programs and other media product. We have strong industry links, with current academic staff who are all award-winning industry professionals. Work placement opportunities, mentoring programs, master classes and guest lectures with industry specialists is a feature of the degree as well as the opportunity to submit your films to national and international film festivals.


Only the Screen Production major is available via the online study mode.
It is a requirement that Queensland-based students hold a current positive notice indicating that they are deemed suitable for working with children and young people whilst studying the Bachelor of Film and Screen Production. Further information about the Blue Card or Exemption Card suitability process is available from the Blue Card Services via


Film production; screen production.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for the University of Southern Queensland and for this course, refer to UniSQ’s website.

Additional entry requirements

Applicants for the Bachelor of Film and Screen Production who do not have an ATAR, must partake in an interview.

Assumed knowledge

English (Units 3 & 4, C).

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors




ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors




Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Higher education study

Vocational Education and Training (VET) study

Work and life experience

Recent secondary education

Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of ATAR/Rank

Admitted where both ATAR/Rank and additional criteria were considered

Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR/Rank was not a factor

International students

All students

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Career opportunities

We expect our graduates to work on major Hollywood productions as well as national and international television dramas, comedies, thrillers, documentaries, and advertisements. Whether it’s working in the camera department, the production office, the editing suite or in the director’s chair, our graduates will have a wide selection of employment opportunities throughout the global film and television industry. Career possibilities include film director, cinematographer, media manager, digital film editor, feature writer or production manager.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Creative and Performing Arts
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 6 years Part time

Darling Downs & South West QLD