Video, film making and storyboarding

Are you interested in creating films? If so, we can show you the essential elements of film making from the set up of a shot to the editing stage. Whether you're a beginner, or you would like to advance your current knowledge, our part-time courses delivered by expert tutors could be exactly what you're looking for. Our courses are offered during the evenings, daytime and weekends.

Download information on course levels and progression courses for video and film making in 2018.

Any questions? Contact our visual arts team on 020 7492 2700 Monday - Friday between 10am - 5pm.

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  1. Documentary film making: a practical course

    Documentary film making: a practical course

    Course Date: Mon 29 Oct 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Fancy making your own short documentary film? Join this exciting, in-depth course, with experienced documentary filmmakers teaching you everything you need to know to research, shoot and edit your own project. You'll use industry-standard cameras and professional editing software.

    See what you could create – view a selection of film and animation work made on our courses on our Vimeo site

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    Full fee: £1,509.00
    Senior fee: £1,207.00
    Concession: £920.00

  2. Storyboarding for film and animation

    Course Date: Thu 1 Nov 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Storyboarding is crucial for planning and communicating your film or animation projects. Learn about different camera shots, framing and movement and how to represent them effectively in a storyboard.
    Full fee: £89.00
    Senior fee: £89.00
    Concession: £54.00

  3. Adobe Premiere Pro video editing: stage 2

    Course Date: Sun 4 Nov 2018 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    In this continuation of editing with Premiere we look at more advanced editing tools like trimming and motion properties, and turn our attention to some of the core principles that govern narrative structure.
    Full fee: £309.00
    Senior fee: £309.00
    Concession: £309.00

  4. Exporting film: understanding formats and codecs

    Course Date: Wed 7 Nov 2018 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Are you confused by the vast array of formats and codecs to choose from when exporting your final movie? Whether you’re uploading your film online or submitting it to a film festival, this short course will help you choose the right format and codec.
    Full fee: £39.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £24.00

  5. Green screen filming and composition: an introduction

    Course Date: Thu 8 Nov 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Compositing, or seamlessly layering images, is a visual effect used in all film making. Learn some tips on effective green screen filming and how to composite images on this practical introductory course.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £55.00
    Concession: £42.00

  6. Experimental film making

    Course Date: Wed 14 Nov 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Push boundaries exploring experimental digital film making. Explore ideas, build skills and develop your own personal project using HD cameras and Final Cut Pro X editing software.
    Full fee: £279.00
    Senior fee: £223.00
    Concession: £170.00

  7. Editing and improving sound in Final Cut Pro: an introduction

    Course Date: Thu 15 Nov 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    A good soundtrack is key to successful film making. Learn how to edit and improve your sound using some tools and audio effects in FCPX on this practical introductory course.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £69.00
    Concession: £42.00

  8. Adobe After Effects taster

    Course Date: Sat 17 Nov 2018 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    On this short practical course you will not only learn the basics in animating and combining text and image but you will gain an understanding of how Adobe After Effects CC can improve your film and video and animation projects. This course links directs to ‘Adobe After Effects: introduction to film and video effects’ , code VG507.
    Full fee: £39.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £24.00

  9. Adobe Audition: introduction to video sound editing

    Course Date: Thu 29 Nov 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Is the sound quality on your videos letting you down? Bring a more professional level of sound design to your filmmaking on this fascinating introduction to audio recording, design and editing. Learn how to create exciting soundtracks and get the best out of your audio using a range of techniques and workflows in Adobe Audition.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £129.00
    Concession: £79.00

  10. Editing and improving sound in Premier Pro CC: an introduction

    Course Date: Sat 1 Dec 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    how to edit and improve your sound using some tools and audio effects Premiere Pro CC on this practical introductory course.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £69.00
    Concession: £42.00

  11. Colour correction in Premier Pro CC: an introduction

    Course Date: Tue 4 Dec 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn how to colour correct your footage using tools and effects in Premiere Pro CC for a consistent and professional looking project on this introductory course.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £55.00
    Concession: £42.00

  12. Storyboarding and animatics: introduction

    Course Date: Sat 8 Dec 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Storyboards and animatics (film versions of your storyboard) are crucial for planning, communicating and getting commisions and funding for your animation and film projects. This short practical course teaches you how to represent your ideas effectively in a storyboard and how to translate this into a moving image version.
    Full fee: £139.00
    Senior fee: £139.00
    Concession: £85.00

  13. Creating and animating rain, snow and fog in After Effects CC

    Course Date: Fri 14 Dec 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn how to use a range of effects in After Effects CC to create realistic looking rain, snow and fog to enhance your projects on this fast paced course. Suitable for those who have experience of using After Effects.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £69.00
    Concession: £42.00

  14. Build Film forum

    Course Date: Sat 15 Dec 2018 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    An exciting, new, supportive and productive workshop environment where students can share work and get individual tutorial help, have peer support and engage in guided group discussions related to movie-making.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £55.00
    Concession: £42.00

  15. Digital video editing using Final Cut Pro X: stage 1

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Want to edit video like a professional? Get to grips with the industry software Final Cut Pro X, learning the basic principles and technical skills of editing movie footage. Discover the conventions of professional editing, explore how to construct a narrative, and try your hand at basic cutting techniques to produce seamless videos on your own computer.

    See what you could create – view a selection of film and animation work made on our courses on our Vimeo site

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    Full fee: £199.00
    Senior fee: £159.00
    Concession: £121.00

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