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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 how to use film in the classroom, teach literacy and improve both reading and writing skills, with this free online course
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 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.
This hands-on course helps you to get started with your own fiction writing, focusing on the central skill of creating characters.
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.
Explore the intriguing world of film production and find out about the complexities of development, distribution and finance.