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Explore film, music, journalism, photography or theatre. Join free online arts courses from renowned film schools, universities, cultural institutions. Learn from the experts in creative arts and media.
Learn from award-winning filmmakers about how films get from script to screen with this course from the NFTS and BFI Film Academy.
Learn how to use simple filmmaking and animation to bring learning to life, and aid cross-curricular attainment and assessment.
Delve into the seedy underbelly of the art world, looking at smuggling, theft, fakes, and fraud, with this free online course.
Learn contemporary design approaches that you can use to work through problems in the world around you.
Find out about inspiring projects created by Chinese artists to address important social issues, with this free online course.
Explore what’s involved when musicians create a performance from musical notation in this free online course.
Learn about Meyerhold’s form of physical theatre, biomechanics, and understand and perform ‘The Slap’.
Learn about the impact of colour in the world: from colour theory and colour in art and design, to the colours of 2016.
Discover just some of the ways that heroism and the First World War is portrayed through art and film.
Learn how to use film in the classroom, teach literacy and improve both reading and writing skills, with this free online course
Learn how to achieve consistent and excellent results in all aspects of dental photography with this free online course.
Understand the importance of copyright and learn its history, from the Renaissance to the Internet, with this free online course.
Discover why the stereoscope and stereo photography mesmerised Victorians when they first appeared at 1851’s Great Exhibition.
This hands-on course helps you to get started with your own fiction writing, focusing on the central skill of creating characters.
Explore the intriguing world of film production and find out about the complexities of development, distribution and finance.
Use WebGL to develop high-quality, interactive 3D graphics applications that run natively in browsers.
This free online course explores the key concepts and fundamental principles involved in the process of screenwriting.
Get an introduction to museum studies with this free online course. Learn about the people and ideas that shape museums today
Develop your visual sensibility and get to grips with new forms of commercial photography, with this free online course.
Gain practical skills and insights into hyperlocal journalism, and use digital and social media to create your own news website.
Use computer programming as a creative discipline to generate sounds, images, animations and more, with this free online course.
This free online course is a technical ear training programme designed to improve critical listening in a music studio context.
Learn animation techniques, including stop motion, 2D, CGI and pixilation, with award-winning animators, in this free NFTS course.
Take a guided tour through the process of making a feature film and meet some of the people who make films every day.
Travel through the history of musical notation, learning how to decode medieval music manuscripts, with this free online course.
Learn from leading entrepreneurs what it takes to create a successful fashion business, with a social or environmental ethos.
Get a practical introduction to the mechanics of songwriting and meet established songwriters with this free online course
Learn about the key principles and debates in journalism and enact the role of a journalist in the context of an escalating story.
Explore the field of medical humanities - the intersection of the arts, humanities and healthcare - with this free online course.
Explore how Much Ado about Nothing is performed and interpreted, from original stagings to the modern day, with this free course.
Learn about the psychology of music and movement, and how researchers study music-related movements, with this free online course.
Learn how to practice Meyerhold’s biomechanics and study its place in the history of physical theatre.
Learn from top creatives how to engage audiences by using storytelling in advertising, from crafting a narrative to using digital.
Learn how to tell compelling stories across multiple platforms, like books, films, games and TV, with this free online course.
A free online course to help researchers, producers and archivists understand UK film and TV copyright, and how to apply it.
Learn how to create no-budget visual effects (VFX) and take your filmmaking to a new level, with this free online course.