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New Courses at Open Channel
This page provides a general overview of our NEW training options at Open Channel.
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Creating Pathways to the Screen Industry
FILM - TELEVISION - MULTI-PLATFORM - CONTENT CREATION
We have a custom built Mobile Training Unit that includes equipment from production through to screening facilities. The "MTU" can come to your organisation or regional area to deliver a course tailored to your needs.
Victoria's home of independent filmmaker training and media up-skilling for over 40 years comes to Your Business. We have a great track record of providing quality screen training and production initiatives that help people get into the screen industry, and now Open Channel's Mobile Training Unit is delivering regional programs in Warnambool and helping emerging filmmakers to hone their skills and tell their stories for the screen.
For further information contact:
Professional Development Manager Lucinda Gamble on 0430 548 610
Basic Filmmaking Course
Certificate III in Media (Documentary, Television, Narrative & Webseries streams available)
Interested in making film, television, webseries or documentary? Enrol in one of Open Channel's nationally recognised Certificate III
in Media courses in 2012, and you can make your own film, or gain industry placements. No prior experience is necessary. Full time programs are Austudy approved.
Student Information Kits are now available online
Project Development Pathways
Step One (developing your idea) - Ideas Incubators (2 day)
Step Two (writing a first draft) - Concept to Script Narrative Screenwriting with Robert Greenberg (17 weeks)
Step Three (developing your project from 1st draft onwards) - Feature Film & TV Series Development Program (32 weeks)
Feature Film & TV
PARTICIPATE IN INDIVIDUAL MODULES WITHIN OUR FEATURE FILM AND TV SERIES DEVELOPMENT COURSE
Strictly limited places are available for Screenwriters, Producers or Directors with early draft long-form projects to participate in select modules within this year's FEATURE FILM AND TV SERIES DEVELOPMENT COURSE
Module 2 - Script Editing & Script Readings – 10 x Thursdays, from June 14
Module 3 - Advanced Screenwriting – 10 x Thursdays, from September 6
Module 5 - Casting & Actor Based Development – 6 x Fridays, from May 5
Module 6 - Packaging and Pitching – 6 x Fridays, from June 29
Module 7 - Establishing a Screen Business - 6 x Fridays, from August 10
Module 8 - Taking your project to the Marketplace - 6 x Fridays, from October 5
For information on how to apply for these limited places, please ring the Vocational Education and Training Manager on 03 86109300 or email firstname.lastname@example.org