Registration Closing Date:
16 hours / 2 days
9:00am to 6:00pm
Mode of Training:
Virtual Reality and 360 degrees filmmaking is fast becoming an integral part across industries, especially of the Media Industry. Introduction to VR 360 Filmmaking short course is a comprehensive 2-day workshop that empowers participants with the tools, knowledge and skills required to create their own live action immersive experiences using their phones and affordable tools.
Throughout the course, the instructor will provide a clear and precise explanation of the 360° filmmaking process and application; from pre-production to distribution. The content of the course includes terminology, theory, conceptualisation, production and post-production. This workshop is designed to offer an immersive, and hands on approach to learning this new medium.
By the end of the course, attendees should identify the differences between VR 360 and regular filmmaking. They would have experienced generating ideas for short VR content and turning them into a short film.
This is a 16 hours (2-days) course that covers the essentials of VR360 filmmaking using a mobile phone.
Day 1 consists of a theoretical introduction followed by ideation.
Day 2 will be followed up with putting those ideas into execution.
Digital content creators
Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge
Basic understanding and experience with traditional video workflow is useful but not mandatory. Participants should bring a smartphone to review 360°material during classes.
Award / Certification / Accreditation
• Certificate of Attendance (electronic Certificate will be issued)
Ellie Ngim was a nominated Directing Fellow in the prestigious Busan Asian Film Academy 2015, an educational program hosted by the Busan International Film Festival. Past mentors of the program include Wang Xiaoshuai, Béla Tarr, Jia Zhangke, Hou Hsiao Hsien and Anthony Chen. Ellie’s journey in Media started in 2010 and her work has been screened in more than 6 international film festivals. She is currently a Director in Bert Pictures and BeVRR, and has shot for clients locally and overseas. She has also recently completed her first Feature length movie, titled ‘Uplift’ after successfully launching the first 360 VR lifestyle series, ‘Dining Stars’ during the Asian TV Festival in Singapore.
Lee Cheng Hui has over 30 years of experience in the Technical and Camera department in the Media industry. Lee is also a certified camera operator for aerial shoots and his more notable works include helming the camera as a cinematographer for SKII, community Chest and Changi airport.
Course Fees payable:
|Singapore Citizens aged below 40 and Singapore PRs ||Singapore Citizens ||Others |
|Non-SME sponsored ||1Sponsored by SME ||2Aged 40 and above |
Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.
1 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information, click here. Please submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME” together with your online application.
2 Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here.
Please click here for more information on funding incentives.
* Registration may be closed once seats are filled up
1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at www.pace.sp.edu.sg
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:
a) Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS
(Not Applicable for company sponsored)
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2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.