Bachelor of Creative Arts (Film & Television)

Whether you’d like to be a director or producer, work behind a camera or get involved with post production, this course will help get you there.

JMC Academy offer bachelor degrees that teach you the fundamentals of the film and television making process from beginning to end. Become skilled in screenwriting and directing, cinematography and learn how to create everything from a short film to a television commercial.

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Career Opportunities
  • Producer
  • Director
  • Camera Operator
  • Post-production Supervisor

Nationally recognised - meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards


ATAR score of 65 or equivalent, minimum 17 years of age & an interview


NSW - Sydney

QLD - Brisbane

VIC - Melbourne

Work placement

No placement; practical skills are gained through Industry Integration Program

Course length
Full-time: 2 years
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Assignments & Exams
Start date

3 start dates per year.

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Payment options

Study now pay later – FEE-HELP

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Year 12 or equivalent, with:

  • ATAR score of 65 or above or OP score of 16 or below
  • Written application
  • Minimum of 17 years of age
  • Interview

What you'll learn

Become trained in:

  • Script breakdowns
  • Casting
  • Location searches
  • Applications for filming permits
  • Costume and prop selection
  • Digital special effects
  • Audience/market segmentation and profiling
  • Linear and non-linear post-production editing techniques

Industry Integration Program

You will gain hands-on skills through JMC Academy's Industry Integration Program, which replicates the way the entertainment industry operates.

The program involves students from different departments working together to achieve a final result.

Course structure

24 units


  1. Producing I

  2. Post-production I

  3. Camera & lighting I

  4. Production project I: Studio project

  5. Sound recording & design

  6. Production project II: Documentary production

  7. Screenwriting I

  8. Screen history

  9. Camera & lighting II

  10. Post-production II

  11. Production project III: Short film

  12. Outside broadcast & futures

  13. Screen & genre studies

  14. Screenwriting II

  15. Production project IV: Integration

  16. Directing I

  17. Producing II

  18. Popular culture

  19. Directing II: Mise en scene

  20. Specialised project III

  21. Post-production III

  22. International cinema

  23. Professional development

  24. Graduate project

Payment options

There are 2 ways you can pay for this course:

1. Study now pay later – FEE-HELP

This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme.

This means you don’t need to pay upfront for the course if you:

2. Upfront payment

You can pay for this course upfront via credit card or bank transfer.

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