The School for the Creative Economy

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THE RECOGNITION

27
Nov
Student News

The AFDA Hybrid Graduation Festival 2020 - Showcasing African Talent

Over the last 26 years AFDA students in their final year of their Undergraduate and Postgraduate degrees showcase their work at the annual AFDA Graduation Festival.  The festival i

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13
Nov
Alumni of the Week

Alumni of the week # 162 - Devin Toselli

Devin is a director of photography based in South Africa. He was brought up by his fashion photographer father, Patrick Toselli and stylist mother Leigh Toselli, inspiring his passion for cinematograp

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27
Nov
Awards

AFDA alumnus Jarryd Duthoit wins Loeries Young Creatives Award

AFDA alumnus, Jarryd Duthoit, a finishing artist at Left Post Productions along with Tshepo Tumahole, a copywriter at Joe Public, was awarded the 2020 Loeries Brand South Africa Young Creatives Award

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9
Sep
Staff

AFDA Durban Head of Business Innovation and Technology School releases 8th Studio Album

Arish Sirkissoon, AKA LX SETH and Head of AFDA Durban Business Innovation and Technology School has released his 8th Studio Album. The album entitled “Hyperbole” is an eclectic mix of pop ...

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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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