Short Courses

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Short Course
Short courses
Start Date:
31 July 2017
Day(s) and Times(s):
Mon 31 July – Wed 2 Aug, 10.00am – 4.00pm
Duration:
3 days

This course aims to contextualise recent developments in Scottish Politics by looking at political history, actors, and institutions, and includes a visit to the Scottish Parliament.

Short Course
Short courses
Start Date:
31 July 2017
Day(s) and Times(s):
Mon 31 July – Fri 4 Aug, 10.00am – 4.00pm
Duration:
5 days

Write a screenplay in a week! This fun and interactive course will explore the process of writing for screen, from idea to finished script. It will show how to generate ideas, develop a story for…

Short Course
Short courses
Start Date:
3 August 2017
Day(s) and Times(s):
Thu 3 Aug, 10.00am – 4.00pm
Duration:
1 day

Explore one of the most turbulent periods in British history - the era of Charles I and Oliver Cromwell - including a civil war, the trial and execution of a king, a period of republican…

Short Course
Short courses
Start Date:
7 August 2017
Day(s) and Times(s):
Mon 7 – Fri 11 Aug, 1.00pm – 2.00pm
Duration:
5 days

A close look at the finest examples of art on show in the Scottish National Gallery’s Collections.

Short Course
Short courses
Start Date:
7 August 2017
Day(s) and Times(s):
Mon 7 - Wed 9 Aug, 10.00am - 12.30pm
Duration:
3 days

Over three days, this course will guide students through the plays and performances on offer at Edinburgh’s Fringe and International festivals. This course will focus on three major productions,…

Short Course
Short courses
Start Date:
7 August 2017
Day(s) and Times(s):
Mon 7 Aug, 10.00am - 4.00pm
Duration:
1 day

This course will be of interest to general music lovers who would like to increase their appreciation of the music of Mozart. His life and music will be explored through CD excerpts, lots of…

Short Course
Short courses
Start Date:
7 August 2017
Day(s) and Times(s):
Mon 7 – Fri 11 Aug, 10.00am – 4.00pm
Duration:
5 days

In this introduction to the practice of storytelling and its place in Scottish cultural heritage you will learn how to breathe life into a story from a professional storyteller. With two day trips…

Short Course
Short courses
Start Date:
9 August 2017
Day(s) and Times(s):
Wed 9 Aug, 10.00am - 4.00pm
Duration:
1 day

This course will be of interest to general music lovers who would like to increase their appreciation of the music of Beethoven. His life and music will be explored through CD excerpts, lots of…

Short Course
Short courses
Start Date:
9 August 2017
Day(s) and Times(s):
Wed 9 Aug, 10.00am – 5.00pm
Duration:
1 day

The course examines the role of solar as a viable energy source for our future. It will involve discussions on energy demand and the potential of solar energy, finally focussing on low-cost solar…

Short Course
Short courses
Start Date:
10 August 2017
Day(s) and Times(s):
Thu 10 Aug, 10.00am - 4.00pm
Duration:
1 day

Crotchets, quavers, staves, clefs - confused? You needn't be - this one-day workshop will lead you through all the basics of writing music down on paper, and turning written signs back into sounds…