Summer course in New South Wales Australia

Top Summer Courses in New South Wales Australia 2018

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Students may enroll in a variety of summer courses across a wide range of disciplines. Courses in humanities, mathematics, and social sciences are commonly offered. Business and management courses may also be available at some institutions.

Australia has a subsidized higher education for students pursuing the undergraduate degrees. They also give loan and grants for the post graduate students. Higher learning starts at undergraduate degree level to a doctoral degree offered in any field of study.

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Summer School: TV Editing Intensive (10 days)

Australian Film Television and Radio School
Campus Full time 10 days January 2019 Australia Sydney Australia Online + 1 more

This ten day Intensive course (delivered over two consecutive weeks Mon - Fri) will combine technical training in the use of Avid Media Composer, the non-linear film/video editing application used extensively in most television productions, with an introduction to the creative art of editing for television and practical, hands-on exercises. Students will have the opportunity to get Avid User Certification within this course. [+]

This ten-day Intensive course (delivered over two consecutive weeks) will combine technical training in the use of Avid Media Composer, the non-linear film/video editing application used extensively in most movie and television productions, and also includes an introduction to the creative art of editing for television and practical, hands-on exercises.

The numbers of jobs in the post-production area in television have been rapidly increasing, and there are real opportunities there for people with the right skills.

During the course, you will complete the official Avid-certified intensive course combining Editing Essentials (101) and Video Effects units (110), which together will prepare you for Avid’s User Level certification in Media Composer 8.... [-]


Summer School: TV Shooter Producer Intensive (5 days)

Australian Film Television and Radio School
Campus Full time 5 days November 2018 Australia Sydney Australia Online + 1 more

Anyone entering the TV industry now needs to be able to “do it all”. It’s essential to be able to use a camera competently and this five-day course will give you the confidence and skills to say “I can do that”. This is a five-day version of our popular TV Shooter/Producer course, which also includes lighting tuition and more location practical.  [+]

Anyone entering the TV industry now needs to be able to “do it all”. It’s essential to be able to use a camera competently and this five-day course will give you the confidence and skills to say “I can do that”. This is a five-day version of our popular TV Shooter/Producer course, but includes lighting tuition and more location practical.

In this intensive week you will learn essential TV production knowledge and skills including:

Essential camera and sound recording skills Basics of lighting pre-production skills for a Field Shooter/Producer Interviewing basics

Over the week you will apply your new camera and sound skills in a series of “real-life” shoots both on location and in studio.... [-]


Summer School: Videomaking 101 - Shoot Edit Publish (5 days)

Australian Film Television and Radio School
Campus Full time 5 days November 2018 Australia Sydney Australia Online + 1 more

Do you - or your staff - want to shoot, edit and upload your own short videos for your corporate website, social media marketing or just for your own interest?  Then this course is for you. Two different dates are available. [+]

Do you - or your staff - want to shoot, edit and upload your own short videos for your corporate website, social media marketing or just for your own interest? Then this course is for you.

You will learn:

Basic camera operation, (with your own camera if you wish, including smart phone cameras and DSLRs) Basic video making principles -- how to get good production values and creativity into even the simplest of video production Data management and ingesting your video footage Basic editing skills using Adobe Premiere Pro (part of the Adobe Creative Suite) Uploading your video in a variety of formats, and publishing to a range of social media platforms ... [-]

Summer School: TV & Radio Presenting Intensive

Australian Film Television and Radio School
Campus Full time 5 days January 2019 Australia Sydney Australia Online + 1 more

Develop your own unique, on air personality and learn skills to develop your career in the media.  This intensive introduction to presenting skills for TV and Radio includes practical tuition.  [+]

Develop your own unique, on-air personality and learn skills to develop your career in the media. This intensive introduction to presenting skills for TV and Radio includes practical tuition in the following:

On camera presenting skills including writing your own scripts Conducting interviews on camera Voice over skills for TV and radio An introduction to radio announcing skills Developing your own unique presenting style

Pre requisites: NONE - just a passion for developing your media career!

What previous students have said about this course:

‘I learned so much and pushed myself on challenging my comfort zones - it has reignited my drive and desire to take my passions to the next level.’ ‘All components of the course were excellent, and I learnt so much - I’m so glad it was very hands on.’ ‘Well structured and jam-packed course for a great introduction into the presenting industry. All lecturers well prepared and approachable with great experiences to draw on.’ ‘ The course was more practical than I expected and that is only a good thing. Thanks!’ Cost & Fees ... [-]

Summer School: Radio Intensive (5 days)

Australian Film Television and Radio School
Campus Full time 5 days January 2019 Australia Sydney Australia Online + 1 more

In this five day intensive you’ll learn essential radio skills from experienced radio industry professionals and gain the confidence to begin your career in radio. From roles and responsibilities and announcing and presentation, to editing and studio skills we’ve got it all covered. [+]

In this five day intensive you’ll learn essential radio skills from experienced radio industry professionals Rachel Corbett (Triple M, NOVA, Sea FM, The Roast) and Jess Campanaro (2GB) and gain the confidence to begin your career in radio. From roles and responsibilities and announcing and presentation, to editing and studio skills we’ve got it all covered.

Day 1: Introduction to radio, radio styles, roles and responsibilities, editorial and where stories come from plus how to tell them. Followed by a technical overview of studio, field recorders and editing equipment Day 2: Announcing and presentation basics - writing, speaking, news reading and interviewing Day 3: Editing, audio and making a radio package Day 4: Studio practice, package preparation and more Day 5: Bringing it all together -- present a live radio program from the AFTRS Radio Studio in teams of two with group and private feedback Duration ... [-]

Summer School: The Three Week Radio School

Australian Film Television and Radio School
Campus Full time 3 weeks November 2018 Australia Sydney Australia Online + 1 more

Expand on your skill set and interest in radio through a live national broadcast, from AFTRS' world class, state-of-the-art radio studios. This course is designed to provide students with an exhilarating three week experience, working collaboratively in radio to prepare, produce and deliver content for on-air and online. [+]

Expand on your skill set and interest in radio through a live national broadcast, from AFTRS' world class, state-of-the-art radio studios.

This course is designed to provide students with an exhilarating three week experience, working collaboratively in radio to prepare, produce and deliver content for on-air and online.

Over fifteen intensive days, guided by industry experts Rachel Corbett (Triple M, 2Day FM) and Jess Campanaro (2GB) you will explore and develop skills in:

Building a radio show Sourcing, creating and developing content for on-air and online Audio production Interview techniques and announcing Writing for radio and online Operating studio equipment and software, including microphones and play out systems. ... [-]

Summer School: Writing for TV Intensive (5 days)

Australian Film Television and Radio School
Campus Full time 5 days January 2019 Australia Sydney Australia Online + 1 more

Do you have a great idea for a TV show but need some help to take your idea to the next level? Learn the fundamentals of a creating viable and original TV drama or comedy series concepts, including working in a team writing environment, in this five-day intensive course. [+]

Do you have a great idea for a TV show but need some help to take your idea to the next level? Learn the fundamentals of a creating viable and original TV drama or comedy series concepts, including working in a team writing environment, in this five-day intensive course. The course covers:

the process of concept creation from idea inception to concept presentation the structure of a TV series with and without commercials how to run A, B and C storylines using theme and structure how to structure a 5 act episode how to create a written pitch writing as part of a team on an existing show the role of a Story Producer and how the plotting room works

NOTE: Participants will not work on their own concepts in this class, but learn skills and techniques to apply to their own ideas after the course by creating a series idea in class groupwork and particiapting in a practice pitch with guest TV Network Executive. Pre requisites: All you need is a passion for writing, some great ideas and lots of enthusiasm for working in TV Drama or Comedy.... [-]


Short Film Screenwriting Intensive (5 days)

Australian Film Television and Radio School
Campus Full time 5 days January 2019 Australia Sydney Australia Online + 1 more

Write a completed short film script in five days! Tropfest winner and Palme D'or nominee writer/director Jonathan Ogilvie and inspiring guest speakers will guide your stories from initial idea through treatment and draft stage, to a finished, polished script ready to be pitched on the final day. [+]

A completed short film script in five days!

Students will learn from writer/director Jonathan Ogilvie (The Tender Hook) -- a Tropfest winner and twice nominated for the Palme D'or - Best Short Film at the Cannes Film Festival.

Jonathan and inspiring guest speakers will guide your stories from initial idea through treatment and draft stage, to a finished, polished script ready to be pitched on the final day (don't be nervous -- we'll show you how).

Story structure, theme, character, roadblocks, arcs, tension, conflict and resolution will be explored as they are used in filmmaking through fast-paced lectures and workshops.

With five days and a maximum of eight-page scripts, students will have to get clever!... [-]


Summer School: Feature Documentary Intensive (5 days)

Australian Film Television and Radio School
Campus Full time 5 days January 2019 Australia Sydney Australia Online + 1 more

Looking to get serious about your feature-length documentary idea in 2016?  AFI nominated producer Dylan Blowen (The Snowman, A Northern Town) will guide you from concept to pitch, with lectures, peer reviews and practical exercises to guide your feature documentary (60 min+) idea to the cusp of pre-production. [+]

Looking to get serious about your feature length documentary idea in 2016?

Looking for constructive feedback and practical exercises to get you started the correct, industry standard way?

AFI nominated producer Dylan Blowen (The Snowman, A Northern Town) will guide you from concept to pitch, with lectures, peer reviews and practical exercises to guide your feature documentary (60 min+) idea to the cusp of pre production.

Over five intensive days, you will learn:

Feature documentary modes & styles Theatrical vs. television Choosing the form to fit the story and the market Breaking down your story and story arc Key character breakdowns Locations & access Refining your idea: one-line, one paragraph, one-page. What works? What doesn't? Writing a treatment the funding bodies want to read Interview techniques including camera placement, lighting & sound Filming multiple subjects, chaotic spaces The marketplace in 2016: broadcasters, distributors, sales agents, VOD, crowdfunding What gear do you need for your budget? Finance plans, budgeting and scheduling What now? Planning the next stage for each project ... [-]

Summer School: The Six Week Doco School

Australian Film Television and Radio School
Online & Campus Combined Full time 6 weeks November 2018 Australia Sydney Australia Online + 1 more

Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity to hone your doco making skills and get your own project into pitch-perfect shape. The first four weeks of this course are delivered entirely online, before Christmas. The final two weeks will be an intensive hands-on workshop at AFTRS in Sydney. [+]

Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity to hone your documentary making skills and get your own project into pitch-perfect shape. This entry/intermediate level course is aimed at giving you an introduction to the theory and business side of documentary filmmaking, plus lots of practical skills. By the end of the course, you will have developed your own documentary idea from an initial concept, and created a set of materials (pitch trailer and/or pitch document.) which can form the core of a funding approach to a screen agency, a broadcaster or crowd funding campaign.

This course is mixed delivery:

The first four weeks are delivered entirely online, before Christmas. Online component starts 23rd November and runs for 4 weeks. There will be two weekly online video tutorials (Mondays and Thursday EST 7pm). In addition to the video tute/dscussion sessions, you will have reading and viewing to do and some exercises to work on each week, as well as work to do developing your own idea.... [-]


Filmmaking Intensive (5 days)

Australian Film Television and Radio School
Campus Full time 5 days January 2019 Australia Sydney Australia Online + 1 more

In this five day filmmaking intensive, you'll get busy in the AFTRS state-of-the-art studio to take a class selected short film script to screen. Experienced industry filmmakers will guide you with lectures and fast paced practical exercises to conquer the major areas of directing, cinematography, and post production. [+]

The script is ready -- are you?

In this five day filmmaking intensive, you'll get busy in the AFTRS state-of-the-art studio to take a class picked short film script to screen.

Experienced industry filmmakers will guide students with lectures and fast paced practical exercises to conquer the major areas of directing, cinematography, and post production using Adobe Premiere Pro and the AFTRS professional sound Mix Theatre.

You’ll learn how to analyse, break down, and rehearse a short script, to plan a shoot and work within a budget, work with real actors, dress a set, record sound, and get the inside scoop on the inner workings of crew roles and a film set.

You’ll get hands-on experience operating HD cameras, attending production meetings, and working with professional picture & sound editors all while collaborating to create, light, shoot and - most important - finish a short film.... [-]


The Six Week Film School

Australian Film Television and Radio School
Campus Full time 6 weeks January 2019 Australia Sydney Australia Online + 1 more

Thirty days of our biggest and most intensive filmmaking course. [+]

Thirty days of our biggest and most intensive filmmaking course.

This course features all the elements of our Three Week Film School, PLUS practical screenwriting and documentary studies, with an expanded shoot and longer post production.

Are you looking to fast track your filmmaking skills, hone your screenwriting and get an opportunity to use professional equipment and studios?

Are you looking to collaborate with other emerging filmmakers & writers and add to your portfolio?

AFTRS Open’s all new, The Six Week Film School is your chance to immerse yourself in all areas of film studies and filmmaking, with a full week of short film screenwriting and including a week on producing & directing documentary.... [-]


Summer School: The Three Week Film School

Australian Film Television and Radio School
Campus Full time 3 weeks November 2018 Australia Sydney Australia Online + 1 more

AFTRS Open’s all new, Three Week Film School is your chance to immerse yourself in all areas of film studies and filmmaking. [+]

Are you looking to fast track your filmmaking skills and get an opportunity to use professional equipment and studios?

Are you looking to collaborate with other emerging filmmakers and add to your portfolio? AFTRS Open’s all new, Three Week Film School is your chance to immerse yourself in all areas of film studies and filmmaking.

Led by award winning producer/writer/director Martha Goddard, The Three Week Film School will feature classroom study along with practical exercises and screenings, culminating in completing a short film - with professional actors - in the AFTRS studios, all for you to take home. Featuring award winning, industry professional tutors and tips from the Three Week Film School Executive Producer (to be announced), you’ll have plenty of guidance along the way.... [-]


Sydney Summer - Study Australia

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 6 weeks June 2019 Australia Sydney

This program makes sure you won’t have to—with engaging courses, field study opportunities, and organized cultural events, you won’t have a dull moment. Fulfill a graduation requirement or try out something new, whichever you choose, you’ll learn more about Australia, and yourself than you ever could at home.

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Overview

It’ll be hard to sit still while you’re studying abroad in Sydney this summer! This program makes sure you won’t have to—with engaging courses, field study opportunities, and organized cultural events, you won’t have a dull moment. Fulfill a graduation requirement or try out something new, whichever you choose, you’ll learn more about Australia, and yourself, than you ever could at home. In addition to your courses, you'll take a four-day field study trip to Central Australia (Uluru and Alice Springs), which is included in your program fee.

We want you to feel at home in Sydney, so we do everything we can to help you integrate into life in the city. Beyond the classroom, we offer a variety of cultural opportunities to help you get to know the local culture. Welcome to study abroad!... [-]


Sydney Summer - Internship

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 2 months June 2019 Australia Sydney

An IES internship develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your career in today’s competitive job market. [+]

Overview

Much more than a stunning location, Sydney is one of the world’s most multicultural cities - an international fusion of culture, languages, and ideas with nearly five million residents. Sydney is both energetic and engaging, a hub for innovation across a number of industries.

Spend endless hours exploring Sydney’s famous beaches and coastal walks. The sparkling waters of Sydney Harbour await, a playground for Sydneysiders and visitors alike. Bordering Sydney harbour you’ll find national parks, World Heritage sites, hidden beaches, and abundant Aboriginal heritage. At night, take in a show at the iconic Sydney Opera House, enjoy a meal at a historic Sydney pub, or delve into Sydney’s live music scene.... [-]