Media and Communication

Social Media for Beginners

Duration: This course is 6 weeks long.

Content: This course aims to build learners’ confidence in understanding and using social media in daily life.

Learners will be taught how to  

  • identify different social media platforms
  • use social media safely online
  • set up privacy settings on social media
  • create their own social platform

Podcasting

Duration: This course is 6 weeks long.

Content: This course aims to support learners on building their own podcast.

Learners will

  • identify the target audience
  • choose recording equipments and softwares
  • edit the podcast
  • publish the podcast
  • promote the podcast

Creative Sound Mixing

Duration: This course is 6 weeks long.

Content: This course aims to provide introduction of basic sound mixing in music and film industry.

Learners will be taught how to

  • choose the suitable digital audio workstation (DAW)
  • edit and repair sound clips in editing software
  • create Foley and sound effects
  • perform basic sound mixing

Video Editing

Duration: This course is 6 weeks long.

Content: This course aims to provide introduction of basic video editing.

Learners will be taught how to

  • analyze different editing styles by exploring film art
  • choose the suitable editing software
  • edit narrative scenes
  • use editing skills to enhance storytelling

Voiceover

Duration: This course is 6 weeks long.

Content: This course supports learners to improve voiceover skills and speak confidently.

Learners will learn how to

  • choose suitable recording equipment
  • record creative voiceover by film clips
  • basic voiceover editing
  • create script

Film Analysis

Duration: This course is 6 weeks long.

Content: This course aims to improve learners' storytelling skills by exploring film art.

Learners will learn how to

  • identify camera movements and types of shots
  • analyze different editing styles
  • compare different styles of color grading
  • design sound effect and Foley in film

Performing Arts for Beginners: Part 1 & 2

Duration: Each part is 6 weeks long.

Content: This course will give learners the opportunity to explore different elements of Performing Arts such as dance/movement, music/singing and acting/drama in a safe environment.

Learners will learn how to:

  • use their voice and body to express themselves
  • overcome barriers and increase confidence and self-worth
  • communicate effectively
  • boost, share and explore their own creativity
  • bring out their hidden talents

Digital Media Champions (Workshops)

Duration: This course is 4 weeks long.

Content: This course aims to develop skills and empower learners who have completed the Media package, to be active citizens and advocates of media within their local community.

Learners will be taught how to

  • develop their career paths
  • perform projects practically by digital media skills
  • connect to the industries by visiting companies

Course requirements

Learners will need access to a tablet/laptop/smartphone or PC. They will also need an email address and access to the internet.

What could these courses lead to?

On completion of these courses all learners will receive a certificate of achievement. At the end of the course, we will provide information about other learning opportunities and courses for adults to join in the local area.

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