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Australian Screen Design courses

Professional bodies

Organisation: Screen Australia
Website: http://www.screenaustralia.gov.au

Organisation: ACMA
About: The Australian Communications and Media Authority is committed to making media and communications work for all Australians. They do this by fostering an innovative communications and media environment that balances the needs of both industry and the Australian community through regulation, education and advice. ACMA provides a list of telephone numbers that are cleared for use in theatrical and screen productions.
Website: http://www.acma.gov.au

Organisation: SPAA
About: SPAA is the Screen Producers Association of Australia and is in discussions with the MEAA and the APDG about the ongoing development of the screen design industry in Australia.
Website: http://www.spaa.org.au

Organisation: MEAA
About: The Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance (The Alliance) is the Australian trade union and professional organisation that covers the media, entertainment, sports and arts industries. Its 24,000 members include people working in TV, radio, theatre and film, cinemas, entertainment venues, recreation grounds, journalists, actors, dancers, sports people, cartoonists, photographers, orchestral and opera performers as well as people working in public relations, advertising, book publishing and website production; everyone who works in the industries that inform or entertain Australians.
Website: http://www.meaa.org

Organistion: NSW Film Office
Website: http://www.screen.nsw.gov.au

Organisation: SA Film Corp
Website: http://www.safilm.com.au

Organisation: TAS Film Corp
Website: http://www.screen.tas.gov.au

Organisation: VIC Film Corp
Website: http://www.film.vic.gov.au

Organisation: QLD Film Corp
Website: http://www.screenqueensland.com.au

Organisation: WA Film
Website: http://www.screenwest.wa.gov.au

Organisation: Location NSW
Contact: Lisa Scope
Email: lisa.scope@screen.nsw.gov.au
Website: http://www.screen.nsw.gov.au

Organisation: CASA
About: The Civil Aviation Safety Authority is the Australian national aviation authority, the government statutory authority responsible for the regulation of civil aviation.
Website: http://www.casa.gov.au

Organisation: Roads & Maritime NSW
Website: http://www.rms.nsw.gov.au

Organisation: VIC Roads
Website: http://www.vicroads.vic.gov.au

Organisation: South Australia Roads
Website: http://www.sa.gov.au/topics/driving-and-transport

Organisation: Roads WA
Website: http://www.transport.wa.gov.au

Organisation: Roads QLD
Website: http://www.tmr.qld.gov.au


Organisation: Engineering Reports
Website: http://www.eventengineering.com.au

Organisation: Asbestos Inspections
Website: http://www.asbestossafety.gov.au/asbestos-information

Organisation: Skillset.org
Website: http://www.creativeskillset.org/who_we_help/young_creative_talent

Online resources

Organisation: MPPA
Website: https://www.screenproducers.org.au/assets/Uploads/4.6-Pay-Rates-Allowances-Motion-Picture-Production-Certified-Agreement-MPPCA.pdf

Organisation: Australian Copyright Council
Website: http://www.copyright.org.au

Organisation: Reserve Bank of Australia
Website: http://www.banknotes.rba.gov.au/legal/reproducing-banknotes

Organisation: RSPCA
About: When using animals on set for filming purposes
Website: http://www.rspcansw.org.au/contact/film-tv-notification-forms

Organisation: Material Safety Data Sheets
Website: https://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au/doc/model-code-practice-preparation-safety-data-sheets-hazardous-chemicals

Organisation: Art Departmental
Website: http://www.artdepartmental.com

Organisation: The Costumer ’s Manifesto
Website: http://www.costumes.org

Organisation: Clothes on Film
Website: http://www.clothesonfilm.com

Organisation: The Production Book
Website: http://www.productionbook.com.au

Organisation: International Movie Data Base
Website: http://www.imdb.com

Organisation: Showreel Finder
Website: http://www.showreelfinder.com

Australian Screen Design courses


Note: This list is a guide and is not comprehensive. Only those courses with a specific screen design focus have been included.


Organisation: Australian Film, Television and Radio School (AFTRS)
Course: 2019 Master of Arts Screen: Production Design
Website:  https://www.aftrs.edu.au/ award-course/master-of-arts- screen-production-design/

Organisation: Australian Film, Television and Radio School (AFTRS)
Course: Introduction to Production Design (short course)
Website: https://www.aftrs.edu.au/short-course/intro-to- production-design/#short-course-offerings

Organisation: Australian Film, Television and Radio School (AFTRS)
Course: Prop Making & Scenic Art Intensive
Website: https://www.aftrs.edu.au/ short-course/prop-making- scenic-art-intensive/

Organisation: Australian Film, Television and Radio School (AFTRS)
Course: 2019 Master of Arts Screen: Animation
Website: https://www.aftrs.edu.au/ award-course/master-of-arts- screen-animation/

Organisation: Charles Sturt University
Course: Bachelor of Stage & Screen (Design)
Website: http://www.csu.edu.au/courses/stage-and-screen-design

Organisation: National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA)
Course: Bachelor of Fine Arts (Design for Performance)
Website: http://www.nida.edu.au/courses/undergraduate/design

Organisation: National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA)
Course: Bachelor of Fine Arts (Costume)
Website: http://www.nida.edu.au/courses/undergraduate/costume

Organisation: National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA)
Course: Master of Fine Arts (Design for Performance)
Website: http://www.nida.edu.au/courses/graduate/design-for-performance

Organisation: TAFE Sydney
Course: Entertainment Design & Production
Website: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/careers/entertainment-design

Organisation: TAFE NSW – Enmore Design Centre
Course: Certificate IV Design
Website: http://www.tafensw.edu.au/course/CUV40311-01V02-15DCE-003/design

Organisation: TAFE NSW
Course: Diploma of Live Production & Technical Services CUA50415
Website: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/course/-/c/c/CUA50415-01/Diploma-of-Live-Production-and-Technical-Services

Organisation: TAFE NSW
Course: Advanced Diploma Live Production & Management Services CUA60213
Website: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/course/-/c/c/CUA60213-01/Advanced-Diploma-of-Live-Production-and-Management-Services


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Organisation: Swinburne University
Course: Certificate IV in Design
Website: https://www.swinburne.edu.au/study/course/Certificate-IV-in-Design-CUA40715/local

Organisation: Victorian College of the Arts (VCA)
Course: Master of Production Design for Screen
Website: http://www.vca.unimelb.edu.au


Organisation: Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA)
Course: Diploma of Live Production & Technical Services CUA50415
Website: http://www.ecu.edu.au/degrees/courses/diploma-of-live-production-and-technical-services

Organisation: Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA)
Course: Advanced Diploma Live Production & Management Services CUA60213
Website: http://www.ecu.edu.au/degrees/courses/advanced-diploma-of-live-production-and-management-services


Organisation: TAFESA
Course: Diploma of Live Production Design
Website: http://www.tafesa.edu.au/xml/course/aw/aw_TP00663.aspx

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