Honours specialisation

Screenwriting

Application Requirements

Overview

For entry into the specialisation, all applicants must meet the standard eligibility for the Bachelor of Fine Arts (Degree with Honours), in addition to the requirements below.

See standard eligibility requirements for degree

See how to apply for Bachelor of Fine Arts (Degree with Honours)

2022 Start Year Intake
Applications open 2 August 2021

Applications close 31 October 2021

Folio and Proposal

SUPPLEMENTARY APPLICATION

Upload a CV, a folio of creative work and Honours proposal via the supplementary application form

Folio REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must submit a sample of recent screenwriting work - up to 10 pages in screenplay format or equivalent.

Honours Proposal

Applicants are required to submit a proposal detailing the following:

  • Summarise your experience (to date) in your stream/field (500 words)
  • Summarise your aims and proposed practical and/or creative project (750 words)
  • Proposal for your written research paper (300 words)

Interview

Interview Requirements

Shortlisted applicants are required to attend an interview as the final component of the application process. During the interview, panel members will assess your suitability for Honours, and you will be asked to discuss your proposal in further detail. The interview will run for approximately 30 minutes and will be conducted online via Zoom Web Conferencing.

2022 Start Year Intake

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 30 November & Wednesday 1 December 2021

APPLICATION FEES

Applicants will be charged a non-refundable application fee payable via the supplementary application.

Please note that some domestic applicants may be eligible for a waiver of the supplementary application fee if you are a Health Care Cardholder or have special circumstances.

For persons who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, the supplementary application fee will be waived. Please contact the Wilin Centre for Indigenous Arts and Cultural Development for assistance.

If you believe you are eligible for a waiver of the supplementary application fee, please contact the faculty via the Enquire Now button (located on the How to Apply page) prior to submitting your supplementary application form, and include a scanned copy of the relevant documentation as evidence of your eligibility.