Bachelor of Screen Media
Develop your passion for using the media to tell stories with a Bachelor of Screen Media at Victoria University in Melbourne.
Follow your interest in the changing media landscape, in industries that include film, television, radio, screen culture, online and mobile media production.
You’ll develop new media production skills, techniques and knowledge (including intellectual property) through a combination of practical and theoretical learning. This course has a highly contemporary focus, preparing you to deliver innovative media content for online distribution, video-on-demand, streaming sites such as YouTube, television and radio.
You’ll learn from teachers who are directly involved in the media industry. Working creatively as individuals, and in teams, you will produce:
motion graphics and visual effects
non-fiction short films and documentaries
television and radio programs.
Footscray Park Campus is next to parklands along the Maribyrnong River, a short walk from Footscray Station. Footscray is one of Melbourne’s multicultural hubs, only 10 minutes by train from the city. The campus has restaurants and cafes, learning commons, world-class sports science facilities, a bookshop, and a pool and gym. It hosts many of our degree and postgraduate courses, including in business, sport, youth and community work, science, engineering and education.
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Minimum English Language Requirements
|English Level Description||IELTS (1.0 -9.0)||TOEFL IBT (0-120)||TOEFL CBT (0-300)||PTE (10-90)|
|Extremely Limited||< 4||< 31||< 93||< 30|
Job Opportunity Potential
This course will prepare you for an exciting career as a critically-informed media professional. Beyond traditional broadcast media, you could also work in:
- film studios
- film festival organisations
- radio stations
- video production companies.
You’ll be ready to work in a range of roles, including:
- cross-media content creator
- post-production supervisor
- production manager
- 2 years
Admission Requirement / Eligibility Criteria
Completion of an Australian Senior Secondary Certificate (VCE or equivalent) including Units 3 and 4:
- a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in any other English (or equivalent).
- Completion of an Australian Advanced Diploma or Diploma (or equivalent).
ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT
- IELTS (or equivalent): Overall score or 6.0 (with no band less than 6.0 in Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking).
- Completion of a Foundation course or equivalent.