Graduate Certificate in Screen: Cinematography

Australian Film Television and Radio School (AFTRS)

Sharpen your eye as a cinematic storyteller and strengthen your professional knowledge, skills and practices in cinematography. This course will enhance the students creative and technical skills in a practice-based learning environment. The student will explore the visual storytelling principles of cinematography and apply this learning across different story forms, including drama and documentary. They will also investigate key theories, techniques and technologies of cinematography within AFTRS's challenging and supportive culture of critically-informed creative practice. An essential component of this course is cross-disciplinary collaboration. Students will investigate the different perspectives of cinematic storytelling and engage in collaborative exercises to build their network. The course is structured so that students can maintain employment while gaining a qualification.

Course Fee:

Australian: $12,360

Entry Requirements:

Entry by merit selection.


12 x 2 day workshops plus 8 Saturdays for the year. In addition, 2 x evening sessions each semester.

Subjects you can Study:


Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Sydney No info No Part time 1 year
The Australian Film Television and Radio School (AFTRS) is the nation's leading screen and broadcast school, consistently rated one of the top film schools in the world by industry publication The Hollywood Reporter.

Their purpose is to find and empower the diversity of Australian talent to shape and share their stories with the world by delivering future-focused, industry-relevant education, research and training. The school has state-of-the-art production facilities and its alumni and staff have won or been nominated for a slate of Academy, Golden Globe, Emmy, BAFTA, AACTA and Commercial Radio Awards.

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