Graduate Diploma in Screen Arts (Film Making) in Southern Institute of Technology

Last Updated on April 20, 2021 by West Highlander

Southern Institute of Technology

Campus: Invercargill, Christchurch

Duration: 1 year

*Fee: $19,000 approx

Intake: February

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The Graduate Diploma in Screen Arts (Digital Filmmaking) is a course with a specialisation discipline which promotes and enhances the knowledge that promotes the base, skills, and professionalism of creative media and film students. Graduates in this programme will be provided with industrial standard digital-filmmaking software so that they can create their filmmaking project. Knowledge related to the sound, screenwriting and video editing techniques are also acquired to meet the needs of film-making industry

Career Outcomes:

Employment in the screen arts sector

Eligibility Criteria:


Applications who have done their Bachelor degree graduates and can demonstrate equivalent, relevant, practical professional or educational experience in a related discipline.

English Proficiency Score

  1. IELTS test – Academic score of 6 with no band score lower than 5.5
  2. TOEFL Paper based test (pBT) – Score of 550 (with an essay score 5 TWE)
  3. TOEFL Internet- based test (iBT) – Score of 60 (with a writing score of 20)
  4. Pearson Test of English (Academic) – PTE (Academic score of 50)

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