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23 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
- VET Student Loans Available
This qualification reflects the role of individuals who analyse, design and execute judgements using wide-ranging technical, creative, conceptual or managerial competencies in the film, television, radio and interactive media industries. Their knowledge base may be specialised or broad. These individuals are often accountable for group outcomes.
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course.
It?s all happening at TAFE NSW INFOFEST, so keep an eye out for updates and register to attend at https://www.tafensw.edu.au/infofest
For further information about this course, please phone Customer Service on 131 601 or email us at SydneyCDIFilmTVRandwick@tafensw.edu.au
This is a full time face to face course. You will need to attend approximately 15 hours of class, over 2 days a week, for 35 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 8 hours of other study per week.
You may also be required to complete approximately 11 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including self-paced study, research and practice at home or on campus to adequately develop and refine your practical projects and assignments.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who:
Are wishing to begin a career in the film and TV industry and work in various film and TV departments such as camera, lighting, production, editing and script writing. This course, delivered at Randwick TAFE, has a film and TV focus.
MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE
The timetable may include Saturday and weekday and evening classes. You will be expected to undertake unsupervised activities including research, private study and assessment preparation (approx. 8 hours a week). Your timetable is subject to change at short notice based on availability of rooms/equipment, teacher availability and educational requirements, and will be emailed to you prior to the first class.
By attending this course you will drastically increase your skills and knowledge in directing, cinematography, camera operation, editing, screen writing, lighting, sound recording and overall producing. You will be shooting short films and docos in the studio and on location, and work on making a feature film. This course provides a pathway into the Diploma and Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media focused on Film & TV Production.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
There are additional learning and study tools available for this course, including:
- Equipment borrowing rights are available for Film & TV students.
- Students are given industry exposure through teachers and guest lecturers who have a wealth of film & television experience and field trips.
- Randwick Film & TV supports students? career opportunities and will communicate worthwhile job opportunities made available through our industry links.
- Online and blended learning offers additional out of class support for international students and others who benefit from reflective and self-paced learning.
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Studiosity - online access to a real life tutor
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
To keep you safe while studying, some of our face to face classes may be replaced with online or connected learning. We have also modified our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. As restrictions ease, the way you attend your class may change again. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, due to the impacts of COVID 19 there may be a delay or modification in being able to undertake these aspects of your course in the planned timeframe. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
This course is currently scheduled on Wednesday from 1.00pm to 9.00pm and Friday from 9.30am to 5.30pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE
This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan (VSL). If you meet the VSL eligibility and academic suitability requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.
To complete your VET Student Loan application, you will need to provide:
- Your Tax File Number (TFN). If you dont have a TFN, click here for information on how to apply for one. You can complete your loan application with a Certificate of Application for a TFN, but must provide your TFN as soon as it is issued. If you dont provide your TFN before your first census day, you will need to pay the tuition fees for that unit of study.
- Your Commonwealth Higher Education Student Support Number (CHESSN) ). If you have previously accessed a loan via the Higher Education Loan Program (HELP), either at TAFE or university, you will already have a CHESSN. You must use the same CHESSN whenever you access a student loan. If you dont have CHESSN, we will allocate one on your behalf.
- A copy of your Australian Year 12 Certificate; OR
- A copy of a certificate showing that you have been awarded a qualification at level 4 or above in the Australian Qualifications Framework (where the language of instruction was English). If you previously completed a Certificate IV or higher qualification at TAFE NSW, just let us know where and when you studied in your application; OR
- Display competence at Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework in both reading and numeracy through an approved Language, Literacy and Numeracy test. We will let you know if this is required once you apply.
The loan cap for this course is $0,000. This means the maximum amount you can borrow for each Unit of Study is $0,000, and you will need to directly pay the remaining $0,000 for each Unit of Study.
Find out more about VET Student Loans
Direct payment by Unit of Study instalments is available for this course.
The Units of Study and associated fees for this course are detailed above. Fees are charged on the census day for each Unit of Study. To secure a loan for part or all of your course, you must be eligible and submit a valid application to the Commonwealth for a VET Student Loan. You may withdraw prior to the census date without incurring a fee.
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Learn about TAFE NSW Fees
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
Enquire now for Semester 2 2020 and be notified when enrolments open.
TAFE NSW is open for business so to find out more information on this course including when it will start and how it will be delivered (face-to-face, in a virtual classroom, self-paced, online or a mixture), submit an online enquiry by clicking the Enquire Now button on this page. You can also call 131 601 during business hours* to chat with a member of our friendly customer service team.
* Our customer service team are available from Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm AEST.
|CUAPPR605||Evolve ideas for professional creative work|
|CUAPPR603||Engage in the business of creative practice|
|CUAPPR505||Establish and maintain safe creative practice|
|CUASOU503||Develop sound designs|
|CUAPPM603||Plan and manage film and media pre-production|
|CUAPOS502||Perform primary and secondary colour correction|
|CUALGT504||Develop lighting designs|
|CUADRT605||Collaborate with editors during post-production|
|CUADRT604||Devise camera coverage|
|CUADRT603||Direct screen production crews|
|CUADRT602||Audition and select performers|
|CUADRT601||Establish the creative vision for screen productions|
|CUADRT502||Direct performers for screen productions|
|BSBPMG601||Direct the integration of projects|
|BSBPMG522||Undertake project work|
|BSBMKG609||Develop a marketing plan|
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
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