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Central Saint Martins

Animation, Interactive, Film and Sound

  • ARTDIRd5dt Art Direction For FIlm
    ARTDIRd5dt Art Direction For FIlm

    Art Direction For Film

    Art director short course explores key aspects of screen design; script analysis, research, developing concepts, design approaches and presenting ideas|

    Production designers make a vital contribution towards creating a tangible world through

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Student drawing characters
    Student drawing characters

    Cartoon Animation Short Course

    This is a course geared to teach traditional comedic cartoon animation timing and techniques.|

    This is a course geared to teach traditional comedic cartoon animation timing and techniques. Students will learn how to animate a variety of cartoon

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    DRAWNA1503_DrawnAnimationForBeginners

    Drawn Animation For Beginners

    Learn animation at a top animation school short course. Starting with walk cycles & squash & stretch, you’ll cover the basics of traditional drawn animation|

    Starting with walk cycles and squash and stretch, the course will cover all the

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    INTRODIOGZ_Introduction_to_caricaturing

    Introduction to Caricaturing

    This course is an introduction to the art of the caricature. The methods of caricaturing are broken down into simple steps and techniques, such as implied personality, proportion, exaggeration and distortion. You will be shown how to achieve

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Student drawing
    Student drawing

    Character Design For Animation

    This short course covers techniques necessary for animators to create unique, interesting characters - covering anatomy, construction and facial expressions.|

    As animation moves away from its traditional roots towards ever greater technical

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Thriller storyboard

    Storyboarding For Film, Video And Animation

    Storyboarding remains the filmmaker's bible; the course initially concentrates on the basic process of telling stories using sequential images.|

    Alfred Hitchcock once said that he planned out every detail of a film in the storyboard, so much so

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    © Mark Aitken

    Film And Fine Art

    This course offers an opportunity to make short films inspired by paintings and other art works in a gallery's collection.|

    Painting is one of the oldest art forms yet it has very close links with film making. Narrative, composition, lighting and

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • ANIMATlR4W Animation for 16 to 18 Year Olds
    ANIMATlR4W Animation for 16 to 18 Year Olds

    Animation for 16 to 18 Year Olds

    Animation short course aimed at teenagers aged 16 to 18 year olds with little or no animation experience combining digital and hand drawn characters.|

    This beginners course is aimed at 16 - 18 year olds with little or no animation experience. It

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Student working on character design
    Student working on character design

    Character Design - Intermediate

    The emphasis of this intermediate course will be on designing characters that have greater sophistication and performance potential, as well as greater commerciality. |

    This intermediate continues on from our Character Design For Animation

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    STORYT2yqr_Ideas_for_successful_scriptwriting

    Ideas for Successful Scriptwriting

    Scripts unified to a central theme make successful films. The course provides clear and practical strategies so ideas are developed to their full potential.|

    No story or screenplay is entirely original. Every story echoes others that came before it

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • PLAY-WTLg4_Play-writing_for_beginners
    PLAY-WTLg4_Play-writing_for_beginners

    Play-Writing For Beginners

    The course introduces the art of writing plays in a lively and stimulating atmosphere through a range of exercises and techniques to unlock your creativity.|

    This course is a unique opportunity to kick-start or further your writing. We guarantee

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Students in television studio
    Students in television studio

    Premiere Pro Editing With After Effects

    An Adobe Premiere Pro editing course taking students through the editing process; students work on a basic project from capture to final stages of the edit.|

    This hands-on Premiere Pro editing course will take you through the editing

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • LIFEDRNa86_Life_Drawing_For_Animation_Illustration_And_Cartoon
    LIFEDRNa86_Life_Drawing_For_Animation_Illustration_And_Cartoon

    Life Drawing For Animation, Illustration and Cartooning

    Capture gesture, costume, facial expression, motion and personality through loose kinetic sketching; a complimentary course to the conventional life class.|

    The Problem: Traditional life-classes emphasize anatomy, lighting and composition at the

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Creative Coding Online
    Creative Coding Online

    Creative Coding (Online Short Course)

    Creative Coding (Online) offers artists and designers an introduction to programming with processing, opening new up a dimension or avenue to creativity.|

    Add a new dimension to your creativity by using coding in your practice. Whether you are an

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Student writing in notepad
    Student writing in notepad

    Screenwriting - Beginners

    A beginners screenwriting course; whether you want to write commercial screenplays or break the mould, this course will teach you the basic principles.|

    Can you tell a good story? Then the chances are you can write a screenplay. Like all good

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • ZBrush work created by Nilly Brook
    ZBrush work created by Nilly Brook

    Zbrush for Designers

    This course will introduce students to ZBrush, a digital sculpting tool that is widely used in a number of industries ranging from animation to furniture design.|


    ZBrush is a digital sculpting tool that combines 3D and 2D modelling,

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    DRAWINTfmJ_DrawingForAnimation_Weekend.

    Drawing For Animation (Weekend)

    In this animation drawing short course you will be encouraged to develop individual drawing skills, & directed to interpret physical attitude & character|

    Animation studios call for prospective interns and employees to include life drawings, and

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Students recording instruments
    Students recording instruments

    Location Sound Recording (Weekend)

    An Intermediate location sound recording course. The techniques and concepts learned will be fundamental to participants working in film and mixed media.|

    This course will introduce participants to location sound recording practice. The techniques

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • ANIMATXRiK Animation And Visual Effects Using Maya
    ANIMATXRiK Animation And Visual Effects Using Maya

    Animation And Visual Effects Using Maya

    This animation short course in London covers 3D visual effects & animation to Maya, the industry standard software used for Film, TV & Games|

    This beginners course introduces anyone interested in learning 3D visual effects and animation to Maya,

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Students work at computers
    Students work at computers

    Introduction to Web Coding

    An introduction to web design, giving you a grounding in techniques and practices of web design and will give you the skills to create your own website.|

    Introduction to Web Coding is a course aimed at beginners and will give students a solid

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • CARTOO1Gz3_CartooningFundamentals
    CARTOO1Gz3_CartooningFundamentals

    Cartooning Fundamentals

    This Cartooning Animation summer short course is geared towards aspiring cartoonists, animators and comic artists of all levels, who wish to acquire, or improve|

    This beginners course will give you a foundation in the creative and technical

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Students in TV studio
    Students in TV studio

    Audio Editing with Adobe Audition (Weekend)

    An introduction to working in digital audio from recording and importing to mastering and exporting. Editing, mixing, effects and manipulation are explored.|

    This course will introduce participants to working in digital audio; beginning with

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Student drawing
    Student drawing

    Dynamic Gestures Life Drawing Weekend

    This course covers techniques to make strong gesture drawings that represent the human figure as a three-dimensional form in the space it occupies.|

    Gesture drawing is the starting place for any drawing; the first marks made to build on when

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Student writing in notepad
    Student writing in notepad

    Screenwriting - Intermediate

    An intermediate course; learn practical screenwriting techniques for deepening ideas and building them into a structured and satisfying screenplay.|

    Are you serious about writing, but finding it difficult to finish a screenplay? Maybe you've

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    DIGITA20TM_DigitalCinematography.

    Digital Cinematography

    A cinematographer is responsible for making the artistic and technical decisions needed for film to convey a story, its mood and its world. |

    Today digital camera technology is matured to the point where feature films are being made with this

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Student using video camera
    Student using video camera

    Creating A Short Film

    Make your own short film; this course provides a comprehensive guide on how to create, shoot, edit and complete a short film in CSM's film workshops.|

    It is said that a short film is your calling card to getting into the film industry. If you are

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Student writing at desk
    Student writing at desk

    Information Design - Data Visualisation

    The course introduces the world of information visualization, covering effective ways to present information in order to capture an audience's imagination.|

    This course is a hands-on experience aimed at designers, non-designers, current students

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    ADVANCw4f8_CartooningFundamentals_Part2

    Cartooning Fundamentals - Part 2

    This Cartooning Animation summer short course is geared towards aspiring cartoonists, animators and comic artists of all levels, who wish to acquire, or improve|

    This advanced cartooning short course is aimed towards those students who have either

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • DIGITA62d8_Digital Animation For Beginners
    DIGITA62d8_Digital Animation For Beginners

    Digital Animation For Beginners

    Explore the use of digital stills photography for animation, make your own short film (or work in collaboration with fellow students) using skills learned. |

    Discover how digital cameras allow for huge creativity in animation. In this beginners

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    ARTOFE7861_ArtOfEditingFilm&Video

    Art Of Editing Film And Video

    This short course will give guidance on using the edit to tell a powerful story, covering storytelling and narrative structure for a range of film genres.|

    If you are serious about editing film and video but need a deeper understanding of the core

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Mixer

    Introduction To Digital Sound Design (Weekend)

    The introductory course offers students the opportunity to try a range of studio techniques, including recording, editing, mixing and finalising projects.|

    This weekend course is a basic introduction to digital sound design, and will give learners

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Infographics Online
    Infographics Online

    Infographics Design (Online Short Course)

    This infographic course takes you through the process of turning your raw data into a compelling visual story which speaks clearly to your audiences.|

    Infographics work visually - conveying complex information quickly, persuasively and in an

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course