Participants must be 18 years or older and must have a basic understanding of Australian Rules Football (AFL).
Materials required for the course including team sheets and additional match information for commentary preparation will be provided. All relevant course notes are supplied with comprehensive instructions and exercises.
Materials to bring
Pen, paper and/or laptop for note-taking. A phone or tablet would be beneficial.
The course is for anyone with a desire to commentate the most exciting game on the planet.
Current RMIT students are eligible for a 15% discount. Indigenous students are strongly encouraged to apply. Current and former AFL and VFL players also welcome.
It is ideal for those who have ever wondered; how did the callers on tv get those jobs? Find out in this course!
JAM TV coordinator - Jay Mueller is a former Radio Executive Producer at 3AW and Triple M and former matchday producer for Channel 7's AFL Coverage. Andrew Underwood and Barry Denner from The National Indigenous Radio Service will provide professional feedback and guidance during the course. There will be a number of guest speakers from the industry throughout the course.