Short Courses

Visual Communication

Visual Communication Short Courses.

Courses marked as *Credit* are open to everyone. As a credit student, you will matriculate as a student at the University of Edinburgh as part of the registration process for these courses. For more information, please visit the Studying for Credit pages.


Term 3 (April to June 2023)


In-person courses

Children's Picture Books: The Art of Visual Narrative

Online courses

Introduction to the Graphic Novel and Comic Book Art (Online)


Filmmaking: Screenwriting and Pre-Production (Online)




Important Information

For enquiries about the content of the courses in this subject area, please contact Course Organiser, Jenny Deans by email:

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