Master of Film and Television

The Master of Film and Television is a practice-based graduate coursework degree studied full time over two years, with the option to exit after Year One with a Graduate Diploma of Film and Television.

Students specialise in one stream chosen from Narrative, Animation, or Documentary. Please note: there will be no entry into Year 1 for Animation in 2013. Applicants may only apply for direct entry into Year 2 (assuming the selection criteria is met)

Students are trained in research methods, screen language and writing, and then write, direct and edit their own productions. Each student assumes responsibility for the creative and technical production of a major project at a professional level.

The Graduate Diploma in Film and Television is an exit qualification for students who have successfully completed the first 100 points of the course. Applicants holding a Graduate Diploma in Film and Television, or equivalent, may apply for direct entry to Year 2 of the equivalent stream within the course.


  • 2 years full time (This course cannot be taken part-time)
  • 200 point Master Program with an exit qualification of a Graduate Diploma (after 100 points)


  • Southbank


  • Semester 1 only
  • There is no mid-year entry
  • Successful applicants cannot defer their course
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