Film Studies

Students Commencing in 2014
Degree information

Information for 2013
Degree information


Information for 2014

There are no new admissions in this program.

The following units of study may be undertaken individually by continuing Film Studies students, approved postgraduate non-award candidates, or as part of postgraduate awards in selected coursework areas of study.

Semester 1
ARHT6930 Film Theory: Art, Industry, Culture
ASNS6905 Asian Popular Culture
ENGL6903 Creative Writing: Screenwriting Workshop
MECO6906 Literary Journalism: History and Theory

Semester 2
ARHT6939 The Documentary Film
ASNS6908 Media Industries in East Asia
ENGL6969 Writers at Work: Screenwriters
GCST5905 Identity Place and Culture
WMST6903 Gender, Media and Consumer Societies





Master of Film Studies
Graduate Diploma in Film Studies
Graduate Certificate in Film Studies

Candidates for the Master of Film Studies must complete 48 credit points, including 24 credit points of core units of study and 24 credit points of elective units of study.

Candidates for the Graduate Diploma in Film Studies must complete 36 credit points, including 18 credit points of core units of study and 18 credit points of elective units of study.

Candidates for the Graduate Certificate in Film Studies must complete 24 credit points, including 12 credit points of core units of study and 12 credit points of elective units of study.

Core Units of Study
Semester 1
ARHT6925 Cinematographic Performance
ARHT6930 Film Theory: Art, Industry, Culture
USSC6919 American Film and Hollywood

Semester 2
ARHT6939 The Documentary Film
ARHT6940 Editing the Moving Image

Elective Units of Study
Semester 1
ARHT6920 Dissertation Part 1
ARHT6921 Dissertation Part 2
ARIN6903 Exploring Digital Cultures
ASNS6908 Media Industries in East Asia
EUST6901 European Cinema and National Identities
MECO6906 Literary Journalism: History and Theory
WMST6903 Gender, Media and Consumer Societies
ARTS7000 Academic Communication for Postgraduates

Semester 2
ARHT6920 Dissertation Part 1
ARHT6921 Dissertation Part 2
ARIN6914 Remixable Media
ASNS6905 Asian Popular Culture
ENGL6969 Writers at Work: Screenwriters
GCST5905 Identity Place and Culture
GOVT6336 Media Politics
ARTS7000 Academic Communication for Postgraduates