Master of Theatre (Directing)

Important! Please make sure you have read the How to Apply information for this course prior to reading the interview requirements below.

Interview dates

2024 Start Year Intake

Interview dates to be announced in August 2023

Interview requirements

Shortlisted applicants will be required to attend a 30-minute interview. Applicants will be sent detailed interview instructions after the closing date.

How will I be assessed?

Your supplementary application and video performance will be evaluated according to the following criteria:

  • Motivation for undertaking the course
  • Relevant previous experience
  • Imaginative and creative capacity
  • Technical and practical competence
  • Physical and kinaesthetic competence
  • Technical skills and integrated understanding of design (set, costume, lights, site, medium) and potential for development

In the interview, shortlisted applicants will be evaluated according to the following criteria:

  • Understanding of the course structure and expectations of the program
  • Capacity to meet the academic demands of the course
  • Articulation of their own practice and aspirations
  • Level of maturity and self-motivation required for the course
  • Clarity and confidence of communication
  • Ability to communicate creative ideas

Please note that all applicants will be ranked based on the above criteria, up to the capacity of places within the course.