Film Making

Cinema is considered the most democratic medium of expression. The moving image can move audiences in ways that few creative arts can do. If you want a creative career in directing, cinematography, editing, screenwriting and producing, AMDT’s ‘Advanced Diploma of Film Making’ is where your story starts.

What you will learn

Students of filmmaking will learn how to make films, filming environments, film direction, acting for Directors, critical film studies, film history, green screen effects, production, sound & video production, visual design, lighting, videography, stop motion animation, etc.

Units – Year 1

Art and Design 1
Art and Design 2
Art and Design 3
Drawing and Illustration
Digital Design, process and Strategy 1
Video Production
Film Studies
Stop Motion Animation

Units – Year 2

Sound Production
Camera and Lighting Techniques
Production for Advertising
Documentary Production
Professional Practice in Art and Design
Final Project

Software + Technologies

Adobe Premiere CC, After Effects CC, Audition CC, Photoshop CC, Illustrator CC, Bridge CC, etc.


Today’s booming filmmaking, advertising, music video and video production industry is a potential playground for professional Film Directors, Cinematographers, Video Editors, Production Designers, Visual Effects Executives, Animators and Script Writers.

Entry Requirements

Option 01: A’Level qualification or equivalent
Option 02: O’Level with AMDT Foundation Diploma
Option 03: O’Level with any recognized Foundation qualification
Option 04: Any recognized Diploma or Level 3 qualification
Option 05: Full-time work experience with portfolio


Year 1 – No award
Year 2 – Advanced Diploma

Recognition of Prior Learning

Students with recognized diploma or certificate in the relevant field will be given credit exemptions based on past results and portfolio review. Even professionals may join and apply for exemptions with proof of work.

Transfer to UK or Australia

After successful completion students may apply to our recommended list of universities in the UK or Australia to complete their higher studies.

Adobe Certifications

Students may additionally (optional) apply to sit for the relevant ‘Adobe Certification’ exams along with the course.

Film Making Courses, Film Direction, Videography, Cinematography

  • UPDATED: June 14, 2017
  • TYPE: Undergraduate
  • DURATION: Two (2) Years
  • INTAKES: January, September