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Animation, Interactive, Film and Sound

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    Screenwriting - Beginners

    Can you tell a good story? Then the chances are you can write a screenplay. Like all good stories, film and television dramas have to be structured. They need to grab your attention and hold it until the last frame. Whether you want to

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Zbrush for Designers


    ZBrush is a digital sculpting tool that combines 3D and 2D modelling, including texturing and painting, that is widely used in a number of industries ranging from animation to furniture design.

    This course will cover many aspects of

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Creative Coding (Online)

    While digital artworks can be created using software, their aesthetic is too often regimented by the restrictions found in the software functionality. By using programming to create, artists and designers open a completely new dimension to their

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Infographics Design (Online)

    Infographics work visually - conveying complex information quickly, persuasively and in an engaging way. This course takes you through the process of turning your raw data into a compelling visual story which speaks clearly to your audiences. You

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Cartooning Fundamentals

    This beginners course will give you a foundation in the creative and technical aspects of all the applications of cartoon art. The skills that you'll learn may be applied to animation, comic books, graphic novels, panel cartoons,

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Audio Editing with Adobe Audition (Weekend)

    This course will introduce participants to working in digital audio; beginning with recording and importing audio files to mastering and exporting for different presentation formats. We will cover basic editing and mixing, while looking into some

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Introduction to Web Design

    Introduction to Web Design is a course aimed at beginners and will give you a solid grounding in current techniques and practices of web design. By the end of the course you will have learnt how to buy a domain, find a web host, upload your

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • 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

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    Art Of Editing Film And Video

    If you are serious about editing film and video but need a deeper understanding of the core of this art, this course is probably for you. It will provide you with a comprehensive guide on how to tell a powerful story in the editing room. It will

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Screenwriting - Intermediate

    Are you serious about writing, but finding it difficult to finish a screenplay? Maybe you've finished a first draft but are struggling with the inevitable re-write- or you have several ideas and can't decide which are worth pursuing. If that's

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Premiere Pro Editing With After Effects

    This hands-on Premiere Pro editing course will take you through the editing process from start to finish. You will work on a basic project from setting up to video capture and final stages of the edit. You will learn how to create

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Character Design For Animation

    As animation moves away from its traditional roots towards ever greater technical sophistication, one thing remains constant: the need for unique and interesting characters for animators to bring to life. With an emphasis put very strongly on

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    Level: Short Course

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    Drawn Animation For Beginners

    Starting with walk cycles and squash and stretch, the course will cover all the basics of traditional drawn animation, including matter, characters, acting and lip-sync.

    Concepts of timing, layout and movement compositions will be covered

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • ANIMATXRiK Animation And Visual Effects Using Maya

    Animation And Visual Effects Using Maya

    This beginners course introduces anyone interested in learning 3D visual effects and animation to Maya, the industry standard software used in the Film, TV and Games Industries. It will give you a solid foundation in the core software tools to

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Art Direction For Film

    Production designers make a vital contribution towards creating a tangible world through visual storytelling. They need to be able to develop their own ideas, work independently, and also in collaboration with others. You will explore key aspects

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Character Design - Intermediate

    This intermediate continues on from our Character Design For Animation short course. The emphasis will be on designing characters that have greater sophistication and performance potential, as well as greater commerciality.

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Location Sound Recording (Weekend)

    This course will introduce participants to location sound recording practice. The techniques and concepts learned will be fundamental to participants working in film and mixed media, seeking to improve their experience and understanding in

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    Level: Short Course

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    Cartoon Animation Short Course

    This is a course geared to teach traditional comedic cartoon animation timing and techniques. Students will learn how to animate a variety of cartoon actions such as double takes, scramble runs, impacts, staggers, perspective animation, as well

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Ideas for Successful Scriptwriting

    No story or screenplay is entirely original. Every story echoes others that came before it. Over 14 steps, this unique and innovative course offers techniques and skills to connect your writing with successful themes and ideas.


    We

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Storyboarding For Film, Video And Animation

    Alfred Hitchcock once said that he planned out every detail of a film in the storyboard, so much so that shooting the movie was the boring bit!

    Storyboarding remains the filmmaker's bible, a vital first bridging of the gap between script

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    Level: Short Course

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    Digital Cinematography

    Today digital camera technology is matured to the point where feature films are being made with this medium. The cinematographer is responsible for achieving the artistic and technical decisions needed to makes images for film that convey a story,

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    Level: Short Course

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    Creating A Short Film

    It is said that a short film is your calling card to getting into the film industry. If you are a beginner and have the creativity but lack the opportunities to make use of your skills, this course provides a comprehensive guide on how to create,

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Information Design - Data Visualisation

    This course is a hands-on experience aimed at designers, non-designers, current students or any professional working in an environment that requires presenting information in effective ways in order to capture the imagination of an audience. 

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Digital Animation For Beginners

    Discover how digital cameras allow for huge creativity in animation. In this beginners course you'll explore how to use digital skills photography for making moving images across a range of applications. The technology makes it very affordable

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    Level: Short Course

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    Cartooning Fundamentals - Part 2

    This advanced cartooning short course is aimed towards those students who have either already completed the Cartooning Fundamentals course, or those journeyman cartoonists with ambitions to work as professionals who have already reached a basic

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Play-Writing For Beginners

    This course is a unique opportunity to kick-start or further your writing. We guarantee you will learn, have fun and feel inspired for the future! You will be introduced to the art of writing plays in a lively and stimulating atmosphere. Led by a

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Introduction To Digital Sound Design (Weekend)

    This weekend course is a basic introduction to digital sound design, and will give learners the opportunity to try a range of studio techniques: recording, editing, mixing and finalising projects. The course will take place in the new sound

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Dynamic Gestures Life Drawing Weekend

    Gesture drawing is the starting place for any drawing; the first marks made to build on when observing the action, energy and life of the pose. Gesture poses are held for a short time only, so the model can offer exciting, dynamic poses, (the

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    Level: Short Course

  • ANIMATlR4W Animation for 16 to 18 Year Olds

    Animation for 16 to 18 Year Olds

    This beginners course is aimed at 16 - 18 year olds with little or no animation experience. It will give you an introduction to the fundamentals of hand-drawn character animation. As the discipline moves further into the digital age, a

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    Level: Short Course

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    Drawing For Animation (Weekend)

    Animation studios call for prospective interns and employees to include life drawings, and imaginative narrative composition in their portfolios.

    During the short course drawing sessions you will be encouraged to develop individual

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    Level: Short Course

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    Life Drawing For Animation, Illustration and Cartooning

    The Problem: Traditional life-classes emphasize anatomy, lighting and composition at the expense of emotional gesture, costume, facial expression, action/motion, and most of all, personality. The conventional life-class does not prepare the

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course