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BA in Motion Picture Medium

AFDA The School for the Creative Economy
Program overview
Length: 3 years
Study pace: Full time
Education level: Bachelor's degree
Start dates
Cape Town Deadline
February 2019  (English)
December 31
February 2020  (English)
December 31
February 2019  (English)
December 31
February 2020  (English)
December 31
February 2019  (English)
December 31
February 2020  (English)
December 31

Program description

Study a BA in Motion Picture Medium in South Africa

The BA in Motion Picture Medium is a full-time 3 year degree program. In this program students are encouraged to explore the Film and TV school disciplines and then specialize in their strongest area. The outcomes in the BA degree include short films, television promos or productions, stage production or music performance show depending on discipline selection.

Film School disciplines:

  • Production
  • Image Production
  • Screen Design 
  • Post Production

TV School disciplines:

  • TV Scriptwriting
  • TV Production
  • TV Technical
  • TV Post Production 

Admission requirements

Applicants wishing to enter the BA in live performance program should meet the following requirements:

  • National Senior Certificate (matric) or National Certificate (Vocational) with exemption/admission to bachelor's degree, or equivalent OR the student may write an entrance exam at AFDA (View RPL Process). The AFDA Entrance Exam is a selection process approved by AFDA Senate for degree access. To give a candidate alternative access to degree one can sit for the entrance exam 

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AFDA The School for the Creative Economy

Dating back to 1994, AFDA has earned a reputation as one of the leading film schools in the world. With 5 state-of-the-art campuses in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth, and (Oodi) Botswana, AFDA teaches students to conceptualize, create, and develop innovative products...

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AFDA The School for the Creative Economy

18 Lower Scott Road Observatory
7925 Cape Town
South Africa

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