CPUT Diploma: Film Production Course and Fees
Course Information and Fees
The programme cultivates a supportive environment to maximise growth and to foster a professional work ethic. The aim of the course is to shape students for the real world of film and television production and to simulate industry conditions as closely as possible. High quality learning opportunities are offered to allow students to gain valuable experience and to reach their full potential. Classes are small with practical hands-on sessions supported by appropriate theory. During the three year programme, the student will be involved in producing, writing, filming, editing, recording and mixing sound and lighting for one or all of the following: documentary, music video, public service announcement and short fiction films.
Students are prepared for careers in the feature film, commercial/advertising and television industries. Type of jobs: Director, Producer, Cinematographer, Director of Photography, Lighting Technician, Sound Producer and Editor. Types of films and media: Documentaries, television, commercials, corporate videos, feature films, web and mobile.
For all Certificate, Diploma and National Diploma applications, consult the General admission requirements.
Some courses require students to submit additional information as part of their application.
For all Honours, Masters and Doctorate applications, consult the Postgraduate admission requirements.
The fees for 2023 reflected below may be subject to change.
Please confirm the final fee amount by contacting the relevant Faculty Office or contact person as listed at the bottom of this page.