Film Making Courses

Kick start your professional career with AIT’s industry recognised film making courses!

The Australian film industry is one of our nation’s proudest icons, achieving on the international stage at a rate that far outweighs our size. Add to this the high demand for film professionals in advertising and online media and you will find yourself on track for a varied and exciting career path.

People with skills that combine film and digital media are highly sought after, which makes our range of film making courses the perfect fit for students wanting to pursue a career in cinema, TV and online media. We link contemporary digital media processes with the core discipline of traditional film-making practice, building your skill set in both general and specialised ways.

Along your journey to industry-level expertise, you will have the opportunity to write and direct original stories for the screen, producing independent projects and working on films as part of a team. Our emphasis is on the key elements of scriptwriting, story boarding, cinematography, directing, editing and producing. Our practical courses give you experience in every aspect of the process as you build towards your chosen career goal.

With the explosion of digital and social media, information is increasingly consumed on a variety of screens, which means good film skills are valued across a massive range of industries. From Hollywood blockbusters, to video blogs and interactive billboards at bus stops, there are plenty of companies eager to make use of your talents.

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Why Study Film Making at AIT

  • Practical, hands-on approach to learning
  • Latest in professional Adobe software
  • Industry-active teachers with real-world experience
  • Green screen, motion capture and other exciting tools
  • Smaller classes for personalised lessons
  • Opportunities for external internships and partnerships
  • Coverage of the film process from conception to execution
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Bachelor of Interactive Media (Film)

Learn everything from reading cinema to special effects, picking up a detailed and deep understanding of how film works from the perspective of creator and audience. With access to the latest in industry software and experienced practitioners of the art, you will graduate with highly lauded technical and professional skills, and a slick showreel.

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Diploma of Interactive Media

This one-year film making course explores a range of digital media subjects to gain a grounding in the ways film fits in with related areas such as animation and game design. Completely hands-on in focus, you will gain an invaluable practical knowledge of digital technologies and their use in creating narratives.

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Learn how to make amazing films like this in a short period of time by studying film making courses at the Academy of Information Technology.

Upcoming Events

This interactive seminar is a great way to get further information on our curriculum, course requirements, study pathways, and talk to our friendly staff & students.
Upcoming Sessions Sydney:
  • Thursday 5 January 6pm-8pm
  • Monday 23 January 6pm-8pm
Upcoming Sessions Melbourne:
  • Thursday 5 January 6pm-8pm
  • Monday 18 January 6pm-8pm
Keen to learn skills in creative drawing, 3D modelling, game design, film editing, digital design or app development? Join us at the Academy of Information Technology for a FREE one-day workshop so you can explore your creative potential.
Upcoming Sessions Sydney:
  • Saturday 21 January (9:30am – 4pm)
  • Saturday 18 February (9:30am – 4pm)
Upcoming Sessions Melbourne
  • Saturday 28 January (9:30am – 4pm)
  • Saturday 25 February (9:30am – 4pm)

Careers in Film Making

Our film business is performing above and beyond what you would expect from a population of our size, with Australian talents highly sought after all over the world. We have a reputation for hard work and creativity, and a laid-back attitude that sees us thrive under stress.

Beyond Hollywood, a lot of major local companies have moved towards having an in-house film crew to create internal and external communications, while others have outsourced this now-necessary work to freelance companies specialising in building video narratives that get a strong, branded message across.

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Find out more about our Film Making Courses & Study Options!

Get in touch with our team of skilled and friendly student advisors! We’re always happy to talk to potential students, so no matter what your query, please don’t hesitate to get in touch!

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