An introduction to the fundamentals of Film, TV, and movie production, the Diploma will let you explore cinematography, editing, lighting, location, sound recording, sound design, screenwriting and production management. Crew on an industry production to get the inside perspective, and even produce your own documentary.
Investigate the techniques and aesthetics of screen language and storytelling while working on a range of projects including a television studio program, green-screen exercises and documentary production, and gain experience crewing on other productions.
Why Study Film & Television at JMC?
Technology & Facilities
We take film and TV seriously at JMC, with studios full of the best tech in the trade. You’ll have access to highly sophisticated equipment and recording studios, including RED EPIC-W™ HELIUM™ 8K cameras, Sony FS 700s, green-screen studios, editing suites, colour grading equipment including powerful iMac Pros and Blackmagic Design DaVinci Resolve, classrooms fitted with 5.1 surround sound and full student loan facilities with lenses, cameras, lights and sound equipment available.
When undertaken full-time, the Diploma of Film & Television can be completed in 8 months (2 trimesters, 48 credit points).
Upon successful completion of the Diploma qualification, students are eligible to continue their studies into the Bachelor Degree with advanced standing of two trimesters.
The Diploma of Film & Television makes up the first 2 trimesters of the Film & TV Bachelor's degree. At the successful completion of 2 trimesters, our modular course structure lets you graduate with an officially recognised diploma or continue seamlessly towards the industry standard Bachelor of Creative Arts (Film & Television) degree.