Welcome to the website of the National Academy of Screen and Sound (NASS).
We are a multi-campus research centre specializing in the production of creative works based on research in media, communication and culture.
NASS is committed to local, global and interdisciplinary approaches to screen production research and in order to meet its research objectives NASS undertakes the following activities:
- Research-based productions
- Project incubation
- Postgraduate supervision
- Specialized training
- Industry partnership
- Seminars and conferences
- Exhibitions and festivals
- Coursework postgraduate programmes
- Non-award and undergraduate feeder programmes
- International linkage
NASS is also home to IM: Interactive Media an interdisciplinary refereed e-journal conceived as an interactive forum for researchers in screen and screen production.
Our present administrative centre is at Murdoch University, Western Australia where NASS researchers serve a range of postgraduate and undergraduate programmes in the Media Arts Centre (MAC), School of Media Communication & Culture, Division of Arts. Our researchers are also located at Edith Cowan University, Curtin University of Technology and Notre Dame University.