Course Details

Qualification

Master Degree

Study Load

Full Time

Study Mode

In Class

Course Location

New South Wales

Applications Close

Aug 27, 2024

Duration

2 years

AFTRS

Master of Arts Screen: Directing

FAST-TRACK YOUR CAREER IN THE GLOBAL SCREEN INDUSTRY

In today’s world, the skills and capabilities demanded of the screen director are multifaceted. Unique in its structure, the Master of Arts Screen: Directing provides the opportunity for emerging directors to develop towards a mastery of screen directing through a program of carefully scaffolded collaborative workshops, research projects and mentorships.

For 50 years, AFTRS’ directing graduates have enjoyed successful and celebrated careers across the screen industries, locally and globally. AFTRS has repeatedly been named among The Hollywood Reporter’s top 15 film international film schools in their annual roundup.

You will gain access to world-class mentors and lecturers for practical and theoretical insights into screen directing skill sets and leadership. This course gives you the opportunity to work alongside cinematographers, writers, producers, production designers, editors, sound designers and composers in the development of creative projects. Through it you will build ongoing relationships within future industry networks.

A range of scholarships are available to successful applicants of the Master of Arts Screen; you will be prompted to apply for them following your submission.

IS THE MASTER OF ARTS SCREEN: DIRECTING RIGHT FOR YOU?

WHY DO THIS COURSE?

You will gain access to world-class mentors and lecturers for practical and theoretical insights into screen directing skill sets and leadership.

You will have the space, time and resources to develop, challenge and realise your vision. This course gives you the opportunity to work alongside cinematographers, writers, producers, designers, editors and composers in the development of creative projects. Through it, you will build ongoing relationships within future industry networks.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT

The Master of Arts Screen: Directing supports and develops your creative voice while proposing an active engagement with emerging technologies, screen culture and audience.

Your creative leadership will be exercised through intensive practical workshops, underpinned by an investigative approach to contemporary screenplay analysis, screen language and best-practice collaborations with actors and other screen disciplines.

Throughout the first year of the Master of Arts Screen: Directing, you will develop practical directing skill sets, learning from leading industry practitioners. In the second year, using AFTRS’ world-class facilities, you will direct a major project and a strategically aligned creative practice research project.

During the course, there will be an opportunity for a professional placement, which aims to support your transition into the industry upon graduation.

For more information, visit AFTRS

Applications Open

Jun 17, 2024

Course Fee

$60,000 ($30,000 P.A.)