The Diploma of Screen and Media (specialising in film and television production) is designed to give students a working knowledge of the film and television industry so they clearly understand the role each person and each department plays.
Course Duration - 18 months / Full-time study
Student VISA is required and international students must attend 20 hours per week of contact for 3 Semesters made up of 50 weeks teaching weeks and 17 holiday weeks. Teaching weeks include orientation, face to face scheduled classes, course related information sessions, learning support and professional practice sessions and examinations. During January and February vacation period the school facilitiy is available to students to work in small groups to work on independant projects for their final show reels.
This course is designed to prepare students for employment in a number of areas including:
There are many career opportunities in the film and television industry. Some of the more common employers are:
QSFT students build up a professional portfolio throughout the course, leaving them well equipped to present themselves to potential employers.
Please note for international students VISA restrictions apply to any employment. For further information about working while studying in Australia, please visit Australian Government - Department of Immigration and Citizenship website.