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 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.

Studying for Credit

 

Booking Deadline

Courses will close for booking 8 days before the course start date. Book early to secure your place and avoid disappointment!

Term 1 Courses (Starting September 2018)

Daytime

Introduction to Illustration (Credit)

Evening

Introduction to Filmmaking
Introduction to Graphic Design (Credit) 
Childrens' Picture Books: The Art of Visual Narrative (Credit) 
Introduction to Digital Illustration *NEW Course*

Term 2 Courses (Starting January 2019)

Daytime

Developing an Illustration Project (Credit)

Evening

Introduction to Filmmaking
Introduction to Illustration (Credit)

Term 3 Courses (Starting April 2019)

Daytime

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

Evening

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