10065NAT Diploma of Screen Acting
APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED FOR 2017
Applications open September 1st for 2018 intake
The Diploma of Screen Acting is a two year full-time program that covers the full spectrum of skills training needed to produce a high calibre and professional screen actor.
We are all well aware of how hard the film industry is and it’s getting harder all the time. Work is scarce and highly competitive. Budgets are low, schedules are tight and producers not only need talented actors, they also need technically efficient ones. Screenwise and the industry saw a drastic necessity for acting schools to look beyond just the creative side to the actor’s craft and see the big picture. Hence the Screenwise Diploma of Screen Acting.
The Diploma of Screen Acting is a 2 Year Full-time intensive creative and technical screen acting program that covers everything connected to the film and television industry. Students will explore extended acting methods and techniques, screen combat, green screen, movement and voice for screen, various dialects including standard American, right through to developing relationships with Producers, Directors, Agents and Casting Directors.
Successful applicants will also work intimately with Australia’s new up and coming directors from the Sydney Film School and AFTRS. Based on the “Roberts Method” the Diploma mixes a strong academic element with a hard-nosed professionalism. It provides total focus and immersion training in the unique skills and techniques required for screen acting to meet the demands of today’s film industry.
The Diploma of Screen Acting comprises of 14 Core Units comprising of 1 Elective. The normal duration of this course is 1380 contact tuition hours delivered over a 2 year full time program. Applicants for the 2 Year full-time Diploma of Screen Acting must be 18 years at commencement date.