Accreditation: Council on Higher Education
Accreditation Level: NQF6

Course Overview

This course is tailored to students who aspire towards a small film company. It allows them the opportunity not only to conceptualise, develop, produce and market their own creative productions in the form of documentaries, corporate videos, training videos, PSAs, promos, and marketing but also, how to understand legal, contractual and financial aspects of the film business.

1st Year

  • Film in Context 1
  • Film Narrative & Directing 1
  • Producing 1
  • Camera, Lighting and Sound 1
  • Post-Production 1
  • Studio 1

2nd Year

  • Film in Context 2
  • Film Narrative & Directing 2
  • Producing 2
  • Camera, Lighting and Sound 2
  • Post-Production 2
  • Studio 1

3rd Year

  • Film Narrative 3
  • Camera, Lighting and Sound 3
  • Film-Making Practice
  • The Business of Filmmaking and how to succeed

Career Opportunities include: Scriptwriter; Producer; Director; Camera person; Offline Editor; and Sound.

Course Duration: Full time for three years
Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

This course is not available on a part-time basis.

Entry Requirements: Grade 12 or Equivalent

All shortlisted applicants will be required to undergo an interview for selection.