The School for the Creative Economy

est. 1994

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THE RECOGNITION

21
Sep
Student News

AFDA X NETFLIX Postgraduate Scholarship Programme

Netflix is the world’s leading streaming entertainment service, with over 209 million paid memberships in over 190 countries enjoying TV series, documentaries and feature films across a wide

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15
Sep
Alumni of the Week

ALUMNI OF THE WEEK #167 NANCY SEKHOKOANE

Actor Nancy Sekhokoane Awarded and Applauded   Nancy Sekhokoane is a loving, passionate and trained performer, actor and voice over artist, among many other incredible things! She completed her

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3
Dec
Awards

AFDA alumna Faith Riyano wins DFA docLove Citizen Journalist Award

AFDA Johannesburg alumna, Faith Riyano who graduated in 2018 with a BA. Motion Picture Medium, majoring in cinematography recently was selected as one of the 10 winners of DFA docLove Citizen Jou

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2
Jul
Staff

AFDA lecturer Kamogelo Matsoso wins Sunday World Unsung Heroes Award

We are proud to announce that AFDA Johannesburg Production Course lecturer Kamogelo Matsoso recently won the first ever Sunday World Unsung Heroes Award in the category of Heroes in Sport, Arts & ...

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REGISTRATION & ACCREDITATION

AFDA is registered as the South African School of Motion Picture Medium and Live Performance, and is a private higher education institution which offers higher certificate and degree programmes. It is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) as a private higher education institution under the the Higher Education Act, 1997. Registration certificate no. 2001/HE07/012. Our programmes are accredited and we participate productively in the ongoing reaccreditation and quality assurance processes of the Council on Higher Education (CHE) and the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) to ensure the quality of our programmes.
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