Master of Screenwriting

    • CRICOS Code: 075501C

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    This course has an interview requirement


    2020 Start Year Intake (Main Assessment Round for Domestic and International  Applicants)
    Applications open: 30 June 2019
    Applications close: 15 October 2019, 11.59pm (Australian Eastern Daylight Time)

    How do I apply?

    There are three components to each application. Applicants must submit components 1-2 by the application closing date:

    1. University Application

      A direct application via University's application portal

    2. Selection Test via SlideRoom

      Submit a Selection Test via SlideRoom. You will also be required to upload a CV and pitch two screen-based projects.

    3. Interview

      After the application closing date, if short-listed, applicants will be required to attend an interview as the final component of the application process. For more information please see Auditions and Interviews page.


    Only shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview in Melbourne. Applicants will discuss their creative work and suitability for the course with an interview panel.


    Applicants will be charged a non-refundable processing fee payable via SlideRoom.

    Can't attend the interview?

    While we strongly recommend all short-listed applicants attend an interview in person, applicants who are overseas or interstate may alternatively attend a phone interview. Please indicate your availability in the SlideRoom component of your application.

    Before you apply

    1. Check the degree website.
    2. Check entry requirements and make sure you're eligible.
    3. If you are an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person, you may like to contact our Faculty's Wilin Centre for Indigenous Arts and Cultural Development before proceeding. They can assist you with your application and provide you with additional information about your study options.
    4. Complete a direct application via the University's application portal (use course code MC-SCWR)
    5. Complete a Selection Test via SlideRoom
    6. Shortlisted applicants attend an interview.
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