Sorry, this program is not available for local students.
Please contact Info Corner to discuss other study options.
Sorry, this program is not available for international students intending to study on a student visa.
If you hold a different visa type, you may be eligible. Please contact us for more information.
There are no minimum academic requirements.
- complete and submit the Screenwriting pre-selection kit by Friday 8 December. Non-year 12 applicants who wish to be considered for VTAC Early round must submit by Thursday 28 September.
- attend an interview (some applicants*).
*If you are required to attend an interview you will be contacted in November. Interviews will be held in November/December.
Overseas or interstate applicants unable to attend must email firstname.lastname@example.org by 5pm Friday 24 November. Advisory emails will be sent to applicants in late December.
Some applicants will be selected based on their pre-selection kit and will not be required to attend an interview. These applicants will receive an advisory email in November.
The pre-selection kit requires:
- a statement outlining your writing background and interest in screenwriting (maximum 500 words).
- a 2000 word sample of original writing. This can be a short script, a screen story outline and related sample dialogue scenes, or a piece of creative writing.
- any other material you think will support your application. This may include a list of published work, CV, written references, a URL to a website or blog etc.
For detailed information on English language requirements and other proficiency tests recognised by RMIT, visit English language requirements and equivalency information.
Don't meet the English language test scores? Complete an Upper Intermediate Certificate at RMIT English Worldwide.
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