When you register for a Sherwood Oaks course for the first time, you may be asked to participate in a phone conference that will describe in detail what is expected from students – and what the students can expect in return. However, the information below will be a good introduction.
Sherwood Oaks conducts courses similar to how film professionals conduct business, in a round-table style discussion
Because the top level industry guests that we invite are used to this way of doing things, this puts them at ease and allows everyone to get the most out of their class time. It also gives YOU, the student, valuable experience with this manner of conducting business. However, since much of it is not typical, it can be easy to forget at times that we are in fact in both a class and a professional environment. Therefore, please keep the following guidelines in mind throughout your course: