Short Courses

Visual Communication

The role of graphic design, illustration and animation has never been more integrated in our everyday lives. These courses will introduce you to the principles of visual communication.

Courses marked as (credit) are open to all, however participants will be required to matriculate as a student at the University of Edinburgh as part of the registration process for these courses. Guidance on this process will be provided. Find out more about studying for credit here.

Please note that from September 2017, bookings for non-credit courses will close 8 days before a course start date. Bookings for credit courses will close 15 days before a course start date.

 

Term 1 Courses (Starting September 2017)

Daytime

Childrens' Picture Books: The Art of Visual Narrative (Credit) - This course is now closed for online enrolments.

Evening

Introduction to Illustration (Credit) - This course is now closed for online enrolments.
Introduction to Graphic Design (Credit) - This course is now closed for online enrolments.

Term 2 Courses (Starting January 2018)

Daytime

Introduction to Graphic Design (Credit)
Introduction to Illustration (Credit)

Evening

Developing an Illustration Project (Credit)
Developing Graphic Design (Credit)

Term 3 Courses (Starting April 2018)

Daytime

Developing Graphic Design (Credit)
Developing an Illustration Project (Credit)
A Scroll Down Memory Lane (One day course - Saturday 2nd June 2018)

Evening

Childrens' Picture Books: The Art of Visual Narrative (Credit)
Introduction to Graphic Design (Credit)