The Awards Division delivers the School’s self-accredited Bachelor of Art Screen, Master of Arts Screen, Master of Arts Screen: Business and Leadership, and Graduate Diploma of Radio programs – the flagship media production programs of their type in the country.
The Division of around 67 staff has a matrix organisational structure.
There are currently 12 industry departments informing degree teaching: screenwriting, producing, directing, documentary, animation and VFX, production, design, cinematography, sound, editing, music, and screen theory.
Heads of Department are renowned industry practitioners, leading Senior Lecturers, Lecturers and Tutors as required.
Course Leaders and their Admin Coordinators ensure students receive quality teaching and learning.
An Education Unit helps teachers perfect their teaching skills. The Student Centre ensures student welfare and academic records are maintained.
The Division is managed by a Director and Deputy Director working closely with all AFTRS Divisions and external partners to help project compelling Australian stories and storytellers around the world.