Why Bachelor of Media Arts
Why this Degree
This degree provides you with transferable ideas, skills and a broad body of professional knowledge in the discipline strands of Film, Television, Visual Effects and Digital Media.
Our graduates include a winner of the South Australian Film Corporation Young Filmmakers of the Future Award, Tropfest finalists, and Australian Film Institute (AFI) Award nominees. Media Arts puts you at the cutting-edge of digital and media development; it combines theoretical learning with hands-on production in creative media. You will:
work on real-world projects with industry professionals
learn in state-of-the-art television and radio studios that boast industry-standard equipment
use the latest multimedia software and the most up-to-date technologies
This degree is hands-on and practical. It includes industry-based courses so you can build vital relationships that may be beneficial after graduation. In one of our most popular industry placements, selected students spend 10 weeks with visual effects studio, Rising Sun Pictures. They get practical training in the core skills of entry-level visual effects artists, and build their industry networks. You could also develop your networks by taking part in the Hawke Ambassador International Volunteer Experience, an internship, a student exchange, or a media industry placement.
We also host regular University-wide employee master classes, employment expos, and alumni events in Australia and overseas.