CSU's Bachelor of Stage and Screen (Television Production) prepares students for entry to broadcast television and related industries.
CSU’s Bachelor of Stage and Screen (Television Production) provides students with the appropriate vocational, practical and theoretical studies to allow them to pursue careers within the television and related industries. A strong emphasis on both storytelling and hands-on operational skills is present throughout the course, which addresses all facets of production and operations. Graduates are confident practitioners, well versed in contemporary television production skills, and informed by a strongly developed aesthetic and cultural awareness.
The course is one of the few in Australia with a focus specifically on professional and broadcast television production. You will gain intensive hands-on experience with a range of industry standard equipment including a full multi-camera live production studio, a six camera HD live outside broadcast truck and an extensive range of post production suites and field equipment. Training on industry standard facilities ensures you are job-ready upon graduation. The course prides itself on extensive industry linkages including relationships with major free to air and subscription television networks, production companies and related practitioners. These relationships offer a multitude of opportunities for internships, scholarships and industry work placements.
The degree has built a reputation second-to-none in the broadcast television industry with CSU being regarded as a key provider of skilled staff to Australian networks and production houses. The course is well supported with a professional internship placement program during a student’s third year of study thus providing further opportunity for practical training, network building and showcasing of skills.
CSU’s course is one of the few courses to teach real broadcast production in both single camera and multi-camera techniques
This course offers an incredible range of professional facilities not available at any other institution
You will be taught by industry trained and connected professionals.
This degree has a reputation second-to-none in the broadcast television industry. CSU is regarded as being a key provider of skilled staff to Australian networks and production houses, and on completion of the degree skilled graduates are highly sought after by industry. The course is well supported with a professional internship placement program during a student’s third year of study thus providing further opportunity for practical training, network building and showcasing of skills.
The course incorporates an internship program within the third year of studies. Students will be placed with one or more industry organisations for up to four weeks. Internships include an extensive interview process thus building a students’ skills in the job application process and their networking with industry executives.
The course is taught by dedicated television professionals with a wide range of industry experience. When possible, their skills are supplemented by a visiting artist program, bringing industry professionals of national and international repute to the academic program to work alongside both staff and students.
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A series of scholarships are available for students, including some that are specific to this course.
For each 8 point subject at CSU, students should normally expect to spend between 140-160 hours engaged in the specified learning and assessment activities (such as attending lectures or residential schools, assigned readings, tutorial assistance, individual or group research/study, forum activity, workplace learning, assignments or examinations). The student workload for some subjects may vary from these norms as a result of approved course design.
Students will be assessed on the basis of completed assignments, examinations, workplace learning, or other methods as outlined in specific subject outlines.
Where applicable, students are responsible for travel and accommodation costs involved in workplace learning experiences, or attending residential schools (distance education students).
Expectations relating to academic, workplace learning, time and cost requirements for specific subjects are provided in the subject abstracts and in course materials.
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