Melbourne - High School Workshops

We will be holding Introductory Workshops during the September / October school holidays at our JMC Melbourne Campus. Tickets are now available. These popular workshops fill very quickly. Get your tickets today! 

Looking for Sydney or Brisbane Workshops?

The workshops are a great opportunity to check out the JMC Academy campus while getting a taste of what studying your passion with Australia's leading Creative Industries provider is like at this fun, engaging and hands-on program!

These workshops are strictly for high school students in years 9 - 12.

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Character and Life Drawing Workshop

Friday 4th October 2019
10:00am - 4:00pm
6 hour duration

Get your hands dirty with some great exercises that will introduce you to the ideas of figure and character drawing for animation, games and comic books. From generating original characters to drawing a live, costumed model. You’ll go home with a head full of ideas and a fist full of drawings.

Ticket cost - $50

This cost includes lunch.

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Digital TV Studio Workshop

Thursday 3rd October 2019
10:00am - 4:00pm
6 hour duration

OVERVIEW

This practical workshop, designed specifically for high school students aims to provide an introduction to the Film + TV studio recording processes.

OUTCOMES

  • Practical skills using multi-camera operation and control room
  • An opportunity to create and experience an in-house TV production
  • An opportunity to learn from industry-experienced practitioners

Ticket cost - $50

This cost includes lunch.

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Discover Visual Communication Workshop

Tuesday 1st October 2019
10:00am - 4:00pm
6 hour duration

In this one-day crash course, you’ll learn how to use visual language to communicate your ideas. You’ll practice sketchnoting and develop a visual library that you can use in different contexts; whether you’re brainstorming an idea, making study notes, or designing an app, this essential skill will help you create strong designs. Bring along your simplest but most powerful tools: pen and sketchbook, and unlock their power! 

Ticket cost - $50

This cost includes lunch.

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Digital Sculpture and Character Workshop

Thursday 3rd October 2019
10:00am - 4:00pm
6 hour duration

Get a glimpse into how the characters from your favourite 3D games, animations and vfx movies are made with some great hands on digital sculpting exercises. You’ll be getting acquainted with ZBrush, the industry standard for digital sculpting, and be given the opportunity to design and sculpt your very own creature!

Ticket cost - $50

This cost includes lunch.

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Electronic Music Production Workshop

Friday 4th October 2019
10:00am - 4:00pm
6 hour duration

In this workshop you will gain the fundamental skill sets necessary to operate Abelton for the purposes of creating electronic music. You'll learn to create a beat and use basic processing and sample manipulation to develop and explore new sounds!

Ticket cost - $50

This cost includes lunch.

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Filmmaking Workshop

Friday 4th October 2019
10:00am - 4:00pm
6 hour duration

In this 1 day workshop you will get a taste of what it is like to work on a film set as you cover cinematography, lighting, sound and production, all with the guidance of the JMC Film & TV team! Working on industry standard film gear, you’ll be shooting a scene in different genres, including comedy and horror!

Ticket cost - $50

This cost includes lunch.

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Perform, Record and Create Music Workshop

Thursday 26th September + 3rd October 2019
10:00am - 4:00pm
6 hour duration

This workshop will be an immersive experience where you’ll join a band to perform songs ready for a live recording! You’ll move from the stage to the computer Lab engaging with music technology using Apple Garageband and Ableton Live.

Ticket cost - $50

This cost includes lunch.

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Recording a Band Workshop

Thursday 26th September + 3rd October 2019
10:00am - 4:00pm
6 hour duration

An introduction to professional recording + mixing techniques used in studios throughout the world. In this practical workshop you will experience overdubbing and mixing in a world-class recording studio using industry standard digital and analogue equipment. You will then have the chance to complete your own mix using the latest Digital Audio Workstation software.

Please bring a USB to save your work onto.

Ticket cost - $50

This cost includes lunch.

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The Exciting World of Event Management

Friday 4th October 2019
10:00am - 4:00pm
6 hour duration

This workshop will commence with how the live event industry works from behind the scenes, who is involved and what are the processes of planning and producing all types of live events. Taking it into a real live venue, we will guide you through managing the live event production process, while also identifying the key people and careers involved in this exciting area of the industry. You will get to work with a live music artist on stage and at the gig while taking on the role/s of stage manager or production manager. Live sound, lighting and staging will also be incorporated into the process.

Ticket cost - $50

This cost includes lunch.

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Workshop requirements and details:

  • All participants must be in grades 9-12.
  • All Workshops will be held at JMC Academy Melbourne: 171 Bank St, South Melbourne, VIC, 3206.
  • Price of Workshop includes lunch.
  • All participants will receive a Certificate of Participation that includes the details of the completed workshop.

 

Did you miss out on a workshop you are interested in? Click here to leave us your details and we will be in touch when the next round of workshops are released!

If you have any questions, please contact us on events@jmc.edu.au