Academy of Media Production

An immersive online collegiate media experience for high school students

AMP’s interactive livestream is collaborative remote learning unlike anything you’ve ever experienced. In four weeks, you’ll explore all aspects of media production and develop the skills required to be a successful storyteller.

AMP students learn the power of visual storytelling by creating videos, short films, webcasts, and more. This dynamic online experience provides the opportunity to interact and collaborate with like-minded students from around the world, live and in real time. Be part of the show and demonstrate what you can do.

Learn. Create. Experience. It’s time to AMP UP!

Workshop Info

Dates
July 5 to July 30, 2021
For
Students entering the 10th, 11th, or 12th grade in Fall 2021
Tuition + Fees
Tuition and fees for 2021 total $3700

"Four weeks at AMP were the best weeks of my life."

Learn & Create

Harness the skills to be an effective storyteller

AMP presents the theory, technical instruction, and practical application to develop your abilities as an effective storyteller. The program begins with fully interactive online master classes covering all production aspects of fiction and non-fiction storytelling. Students then form small production groups to collaborate on extensive project work, which will be screened at AMP2021: LIVE, Friday, July 31st at 6 p.m. ET.

A Typical Day (Week 1 & 2):
• 12 p.m. – Crew Call, Livestream Production Meeting
• 1 to 4 p.m. – Master Class Breakout Sessions
• 4 to 5 p.m. – Livestream Guest Speakers, Screenings, or AMP2021: LIVE Pre-production

A Typical Day (Week 3 & 4):
• 12 p.m. – Crew Call, Livestream Production Meeting
• 1 to 4 p.m. – Project Production Work, AMP2021: LIVE Pre-production (Week 4)
• 4 to 5 p.m. – Livestream Guest Speakers or Special Topics

* Breaks are built into Master Class and Project Sessions

"I NEVER IMAGINED THAT I WOULD LEARN SO MUCH, WORK SO HARD, AND HAVE SUCH A BLAST!"

"WHAT AMP REALLY DID WAS SOLIDIFY THE AMBITION THAT I WANT TO BE A FILMMAKER."

Experience

Exclusive access to industry professionals.

AMP offers its students a unique combination of perspectives from a diverse group of successful professionals. From instructors to special guests (many are AMP alums), you will get exclusive access and the opportunity to speak with professionals. Learn not only how the industry works, but also how today’s interests translate into tomorrow’s careers.

Requirements

As a program participant, you will receive a selection of production tools, such as editing & design software and production gear to help create your projects. AMP’s online curriculum does have a few basic requirements to ensure a fully immersive and collaborative experience:

Computer, with a broadband internet connection, audio, and camera for video-conference meetings. Must be able to run the latest version of the Adobe Creative Cloud suite including Adobe Premiere (software will be provided for the duration of the program). Click here for system requirements: Adobe Creative Cloud System Requirements

Camera -Professional equipment is not required, however a DSLR capable of shooting video with manual controls is beneficial. Cell phones with video recording ability are also acceptable.

"WHAT AMP REALLY DID WAS SOLIDIFY THE AMBITION THAT I WANT TO BE A FILMMAKER"

"Looking back on AMP, I can't imagine not having done it."

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