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Completing Making a Short Film will contribute 6 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Accredited PD in the priority area of Delivery and assessment of NSW Curriculum/Early Years Learning Framework addressing standard descriptors 3.3.2, 3.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

General Description

Learn how to prepare to make a short film, shoot a short film, edit a short film and deliver it online.


English, Drama, Technologies and Visual Arts teachers and Primary School Teachers.

Teaching Standards

3.3.2 Proficient Level - Plan for and implement Effective Teaching and Learning - Use teaching strategies:  Select and use relevant teaching strategies to develop knowledge, skills, problem-solving, and critical and creative thinking

3.4.2 Proficient Level - Plan for and implement Effective Teaching and Learning - Select and use resources:  Select and/or create and use a range of resources, including ICT, to engage students in their learning.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Module 1 - Introduction

    • Introduction to Making a Short Film

  • 2

    Module 2 - Pre Production

    • Introduction

    • Camera

    • Activities - Camera

    • Lighting

    • Hair, Make-Up and Costume

    • Activities - Hair, Makeup and Costume

    • Art Design

    • Activity - Art Design

    • Sound

    • Activity - Sound

    • Reflective Task

    • Reflective Task (pdf)

  • 3

    Module 3 - Observing Films

    • Introduction

    • Observing Others

    • Activities - Observing Others

    • Reflection Task

  • 4

    Module 4 - Production

    • Introduction

    • Production

    • Reflection Tasks

  • 5

    Module 5 - Post Production

    • Introduction

    • Post-Production

    • Reflection Task

  • 6

    Module 6 - Conclusion

    • Reflection Task

    • Conclusion

    • Course Highlights

  • 7

    Course Feedback

    • Course Feedback

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