Bachelor of Film and Screen Media Production
Griffith University - South Bank

Course outline

In this degree, you’ll receive hands-on education in film and screen media production. You’ll learn how to work in a team to bring your vision to life for the screen, while gaining a thorough grounding in the history, practice and critical analysis of film and new technologies, including virtual production. Your studies will be enhanced through regular exposure to national and international artists-in-residence working in different areas of film and screen media production. With access to state-of-the-art facilities, you’ll benefit from our deep industry connections and engagement opportunities embedded throughout your degree. Your studies will be enhanced by supervised work placements and practical experience, including at LiveLab, the commercial production facility operated by Griffith Film School, where you’ll be engaged to produce work for clients and industry. You will also take part in a major production project in your third year, working with an industry-sized crew to produce a short drama, documentary or other screen media program. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Film and Screen Media Production at GU.

Note

Griffith University will commence making offers on 15 November 2024, and additional offers may be considered in subsequent rounds should places still be available.

Fee notes

This an indicative only amount for first year fees. For further information refer to http://www.griffith.edu.au/students/enrolment-timetables-fees/paying-your-fees.

Other requirements

Important offer advice: Should you receive an offer into this program you will be required to enrol into classes* within a short timeframe. This information will be included in your Starting@Griffith email and expressed in the number of days from the day of issue of your email and is in line with the offer response date in your QTAC offer email. Please note that the number of days can vary depending on when the offer was made. This requirement applies irrespective of whether you accepted conditionally or unconditionally. If you do not enrol* into at least one class for your program by 5pm on the response day your offer will lapse. Lapsed offers are not automatically reinstated and reinstatement is subject to available places. *Enrolling into classes means that you are advising when you are attending class/es. Enrolment must be submitted.

Admissions Criteria

For minimum age requirements please visit Institution minimum age requirements

Prerequisites

Applicants must meet the minimum age requirements for admission, see the QTAC website for details.

Fixed closing date

Applications for the first round of portfolio offers close on 4 September 2024. Applicants will still be able to apply after this date and be considered for ATAR/Rank admission should places still remain.

Additional entry requirements

Admission to the Bachelor of Film and Screen Media Production is via portfolio and interview. Limited offers may be made in later rounds via ATAR/rank should places remain.

Admission via portfolio requires applicants to submit a portfolio and attend an interview. Portfolios are submitted directly to Griffith University via an online submission portal. A shortlist of candidates will be invited to interview following portfolio assessment. Interviews will take place at Griffith Film School, Brisbane City (South Bank) from 23 – 27 September 2024. Visit griffith.edu.au/film-portfolios for details of portfolio and interview requirements including how to pay for and submit your portfolio. Applicants should also refer to the Portfolios website for the most up to date advice and messaging. Griffith University will commence making offers on 15 November 2024, and additional offers may be considered in subsequent rounds should places still be available. Portfolio applicants must submit their portfolio and pay the $55 non-refundable portfolio submission fee to Griffith University. Guaranteed Admission Schemes do not apply to this program.

Assumed knowledge

This program has assumed knowledge. Refer to QTAC’s Course Search.

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.

Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors

<5*

<5*

<5*

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

<5*

<5*

<5*

Notes

* “<5" – indicates less than 5 ATAR/Selection Rank based offers were made

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, 2024

For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.

Notes

Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Depending on your areas of specialisation, you may find roles in the mainstream film and television industries (production, post-production, virtual production, screen distribution), commercials, music videos, corporate videos, streamed online content, film festivals and awards, and video/digital art practice.

Course Code
241302
Start Date
Offer rounds

19 Dec 2024

Fee
CSP/$14500 (1st year contribution)
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

Location
Brisbane