Diploma in Television Production

Mode of study:   Full time
Intakes:                 July, December
Campus:               Off George W Bush Hwy, Accra, Akweteyman.
Duration:             1-2 Years

AIM’s Film & Television Production course prepares you to write original stories and capture global audiences using cinematic tools.

We will teach you the magical art of storytelling, equipping you with the skills to inspire and move audiences through diverse cinematic tools. From the outset, you will be immersed in all aspects of the creative journey, from ideation and creative writing through to scriptwriting, production, directing, cinematography, sound and post-production editing.

While providing a sound basis, in theory, AIM balances practical experience with a comprehensive acquisition of core skills. As a Film & Television Production graduate, you will be technically and aesthetically proficient in all areas of film and television production and, through project-based collaborations, you will develop a diverse portfolio, ranging from comedies to music videos, documentaries and commercials.

COURSE SCHEDULE: Students will receive up to 120 Hours of Classroom theoretical and hands-on practical instruction. 6 hours per week for 20 weeks. Another 4 weeks will be given for student to produce a final project.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the programme, graduates will be able to:

  • Write scripts for commercials, films and documentaries
  • Produce and direct films, documentaries and dramas
  • Edit videos and films with artistic awareness and technical expertise
  • Design film and Television sets for production use
  • Instruct and communicate with other professionals using industry standard lingo
  • Handle Film and Television equipment correctly and with care
  • Able to join any Film or Television set as a junior crew member and work effectively
Earn A Credential Recognized By Employers Worldwide

As a Film & Television Production student, you will gain a competitive edge over your peers by earning an Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) certification in:

  • Video Communications using Adobe Premiere®Pro.

From the outset, you will have hands-on access to the latest equipment, including sound studios and computer labs, you will be taught by practitioners, enjoy early industry exposure and are encouraged to create exportable and monetizable content from their first day in school.

Some of the equipment used in the film production classes include:

Film cameras

Broadcast cameras

Mobile TV  studio

Various types of microphones

A virtual TV set

Photography cameras

Three computer labs with Macs and PCs

AIM has invested in the following industry standard software to enable you to create brilliant films:

  • Adobe creative suite
  • Final cut
  • Avid
  • Davinci

Our Film & Television Production training is highly regarded in the industry and you can be confident that this qualification will give them the expertise needed to excel in a variety of industry roles. As a graduate, you will get equipped with the essential film production skills needed in both production and post-production.

There are hundreds of entertainment careers to choose from in the film and TV industry, many of which can be quite lucrative and fulfilling.  The global film industry shows healthy projections for the coming years, as the global box office revenue is forecast to increase from $US 38 billion in 2016 to nearly US$ 50 billion in 2020.

Some career options in the film industry include:

  • Executive producer
  • Editor
  • Casting Director
  • Agent
  • Director
  • Camera operator
Education

1-2 years (2-4 Semesters) – Applicants must have the WASSCE/SSCE Certificate (with passes)

Computer Knowledge

Basic computer proficiency is required. Attach certificates to your application.

Prerequisites

Each course has its own specific requirements. Please enquire from the administration what requirements apply to the course of your choice.

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