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Filmmaking Portfolio Preparation for 16 to 18 Year Olds Short Course

Course description

Throughout the week we will consider the relationship of image and sound equally. The practical skills you will learn and your ability to speak about your work will help you make an application for further study in film or moving image.
Please note this course is suitable for you if you are applying for further study at LCC, but does not guarantee entry.

Course Outcomes
By the end of this course you should be able to:

  • Edit video and film into a sequence for a short film
  • Edit a soundtrack into a sequence for a short film
  • Have an understanding of ways to use film in moving image installation
  • Understand the stages of production and post-production for filmmaking
  • Be confident in film experimentation
  • Support an application for work or study with a body of work and a greater confidence to talk about it

Who Should Attend
This course is suitable for you if you between 16 to 18 and are considering further study or a career in filmmaking.

Beginner: You do not need any previous experience.

Clear, easy to understand lessons:

  • Our tutors will explain things in easy to understand, accessible English. If they need to use any special terminology they will make sure they explain what they mean.
  • New methods will be shown to students through live demonstrations, in a way thats crystal clear and easy to understand.
  • Experience life on campus
  • Network and share ideas with students from across the globe
  • Access the technology and materials relevant to your discipline
  • Shop in our college shops for any materials you might need
  • Ask questions of your tutor face to face
  • Receive feedback and critique on your assignments
  • Experience the many sights of London on your down time

A certificate of completion:

  • You've put the work in so we want to make sure you have something to show for it!
  • As long as you attend a minimum of 80% of your classes, we will provide you with a certificate of attendance.
  • We always recommend you attend all of the classes so that you get the most out of the experience!
  • Certificates are great to compliment your cv.

Available dates

Enquire about this course and we will contact you when new dates are published.


Topics Covered

  • Current practices and context
  • Experimental moving image
  • Documentary and fiction
  • Cameras and film skills
  • Sound
  • Editing
  • Film project
  • Presentation and feedback


Students are advised to bring a pen, paper, and portable hard drive

Meet the Tutor:

This fun and exploratory course will introduce you to the fundamentals of film and video from production to post-production. You will have the chance to try out documentary, fiction, experimental moving image and sound. There is a large emphasis on the editing process of making moving image based work.

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