Sydney - Nov 27 2017

Venue
AFTRS Sydney
Date
Nov 27 2017 - Dec 01 2017
Attendance Pattern
5 days, Mon - Fri, 9am-5pm
Tutor
Marie Patane
Course fee
$1200 / $1020

Develop your own unique, on-air personality and learn skills to develop your career in the media. This intensive introduction to presenting skills for TV and Radio includes practical tuition in the following:
  • On camera presenting skills including writing your own scripts

  • Conducting interviews on camera

  • Voice over skills for TV and radio

  • An introduction to radio announcing skills

  • Developing your own unique presenting style

Pre requisites: NONE - just a passion for developing your media career!

Student Feedback

‘I learned so much and pushed myself on challenging my comfort zones - it has reignited my drive and desire to take my passions to the next level’
‘All components of the course were excellent and I learnt so much - I’m so glad it was very hands on.’
‘Well structured and jam packed course for a great introduction into the presenting industry. All lecturers well prepared and approachable with great experiences to draw on.’
‘The course was more practical than I expected and that is only a good thing. Thanks!’

COURSE LECTURER: DANI TORRESAN
Dani has been working in Commercial Radio for the past 20 years as an announcer, producer, and voiceover artist.
She holds a Bachelor of Education majoring in Media Studies (Radio, Production, Television, Film and Photography) and also studied broadcasting and publicity at Bangkok University.
Dani co-hosted a multi-ACRA nominated breakfast show across Northern Tasmania. She won an ACRA for her nation-wide night show The Nitemix on the Southern Cross Austereo Network and can currently be heard on air across the day on the Central Coast’s 107.7 2GO.
She was Southern Cross Television Tasmania’s nightly weather presenter, has worked in promotions at GWR FM Bristol UK, as a breakfast producer in Melbourne and records commercials and corporate work from her own at-home studio.


COURSE LECTURER: MARIE PATANE

Marie Patane started her TV career as a journalist for the Nine Network in Brisbane on local current affairs program Brisbane Extra and National Nine News before moving to the Today Show to become its Queensland correspondent. Marie has always written and produced her own stories and it was there that her passion for story telling began. In 1999 Marie moved to Sydney to host Entertainment Tonight with Richard Wilkins and continued to appear as a regular on the Today Show. She has also worked on a number of other projects for Channel Nine including co-hosting the 2000 Logies Broadcast and presenting Cleo Bachelor of the Year, Lights Camera Action and the Our House Renovation Specials. Marie also hosted a renovations series called Dream Home before leaving full time employment with the Nine Network to pursue other interests, including Producing and Directing several award-winning short films and developing her first feature film.

Marie is currently the “face” of Qantas and has presented for Qantas in-flight entertainment for over 10 years. She has written and producing her own short holiday documentaries which are regularly screened on Domestic and International Qantas flights.

Have any questions? Please get in touch: open@aftrs.edu.au or 1300 065 281

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**THIS COURSE IS FOR STUDENTS AGED 18+**
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DISCOUNT
10% Early Bird Discount is valid up to 28 days from start of the course
15% Extra Early Bird Discount is available until 30 October 2017

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***DISCLAIMER*** AFTRS reserves the right to cancel any course for any reason at any time. In the event of a course being cancelled a full refund of course fees will be provided. If a participant wishes to withdraw from a course, they may do so up to 15 days before the course commences and get a full refund. Cancellations 14 days or less before course commencement will incur a fee. For more information on AFTRS Open's policies, including refund policies, please see our policies page

Acknowledgement

The Australian Film Television Radio and School would like to acknowledge the Traditional Owners, the Bidjigal people and Gadigal people of the Eora Nation, on whose land we meet, work, study and teach. We pay our respects to Elders past and present, and extend our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people from all nations of this land.