Discover opportunities in event management, live music promotion, filmmaking, screenwriting or journalism. Update your media skills and develop your knowledge of the creative arts with City, University of London short courses.

Learning with us

A creative industries short course at City could take you in any direction. Former students have applied their skills to creative arts careers in everything from journalism to film production, scriptwriting to music recording.

Our short courses are led by industry experts and designed to be hands-on from day one. You’ll gain industry-level knowledge, delivered through a prestigious London University.

Pick from start dates in October, January or April/May and spend 10 weeks learning in a small group of students. We run sessions in the evening and at the weekend to suit working professionals who want to join us straight after work or study in their spare time.

Learn to become a filmmaker

Acclaimed director, producer and screenwriter, David Pope talks about how his short course at City teaches students the practical skills of filmmaking, from writing stories to shooting and editing footage.