Certificate II CUA20215
in Creative Industries (Filmmaking)
Start your filmmaking career!
15 week full time course in Sydney near Wynyard Station.
Blended study options available: small class sizes and online.
Australian students may be eligible for Youth Allowance, Austudy, Abstudy.*
Starts 8th February 2021
Applications close 30th November*
This course has been designed as a general introduction to film and has condensed the learning into a practical 15-week full time course.
Taught and supervised by leading industry practitioners, this hands-on intensive course serves as an introduction to the key craft areas involved in making a film. Students will learn, develop and apply film industry skills to
· understand production protocol
· develop a design brief
· operate professional video cameras
· operate professional sound recording equipment
· use camera lighting
· shoot a film in production teams
· use professional digital video editing software
· use professional sound design software
As part of this new offering every student will be required to undertake a 3-8 week attachment on a feature film in any one of the following departments: production; camera; sound; design; post-production.
Delivery: Classroom and Workplace
Weeks 1-6: Classroom-based delivery
6. Sound Design
Week 7: Test-shoot
Weeks 8-15: Feature Film Attachment
(timing and duration varies according to the demands of the role undertaken)
In ONE of the following five departments:
Editing with Adobe
Students will learn, develop and apply film industry skills from pitching initial ideas and understanding production protocols, to casting actors and evolving a design brief, to operating professional video cameras and sound recording equipment, using camera lighting, shooting the film in production teams, all the way through to the post-production phase of digital video editing, sound design, grading, titles and credits.
No prior experience in film needed.
Laptop is required - specs here.
A nationally recognised qualification.
Hands-on, production-based course.
Editing in Adobe's Premiere Pro.
Allows learners to develop skills and knowledge for future industry work.
Training / mentoring from leading industry professionals.
Small, personalised class sizes (max 12).
Class environment includes partnerships with industry employers.
Showreel for a portfolio upon graduating.
15 weeks (full-time) beginning 8th February 2021
Sydney Campus Delivery
$4990 Australian Residents**
$9990 International Students
CRICOS Course Code: 0101914
(**4 month payment plan available and
students may be eligible for *Youth Allowance/Austudy through Services Australia)
CUA20215 - Certificate II in Creative Industries (Filmmaking)
Introducing the key craft areas in making a film.
Creative Arts and Culture Training Package
BSBWOR203 Work effectively with others
CUAIND201 Develop and apply creative arts industry knowledge
CUAWHS302 Apply work health and safety practices
CUALGT201 Develop basic lighting skills and knowledge
CUASCE201 Develop basic scenic art skills
BSBCRT101 Apply critical thinking techniques
CUASOU202 Perform basic sound editing
CUAPOS201 Perform basic vision and sound editing
CUACAM201 Assist with a basic camera shoot
CUASOU203 Assist with sound recording
In order to complete the full Certificate II CUA20215 qualification, students must be assessed as competent in all 10 units of competency outlined above.