Lifelong Learning

Film and Media

Film and Media

Film and media

We will be offering in-person courses, as well as a selection of online courses too.

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 1 (September to December 2024)

In-person courses


Classic and Modern European Cinema


Screenwriting 1: An Introduction to Writing for Film and Television (Non-credit)


John Ford’s History of the USA


Cinema of Fantasy and Imagination


Writing Audio Drama for Radio and Podcasts


Talking Pictures


Cinema and the Five Senses


Important Information

For enquiries about the content of the courses in this subject area, please contact Course Organiser, Dr Malgorzata (Gosia) Bugaj by email:

For all general enquiries, please contact us by email