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Creative industries

City’s creative industries short courses, taught by industry professionals, provides a fantastic opportunity to update and develop your knowledge and skills in music business, event management, live music promotion, filmmaking, screenwriting, the business of visual arts and other areas.

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Why study creative industries courses at City, University of London?


Renowned across the globe for innovation, British film, television, music and design form part of the UK creative industries. City's creative industries short courses will give you access to filmmaking, event management and music part-time and evening courses.


You can study for one term  or across three terms. Further progression can be attained through our CPD programmes.


You can join the course of your choice in October, January or April. The creative industries short courses enable you to build an understanding of processes needed to succeed and develop the skills to enhance your capabilities within your creative niche.

Teaching methods

Some evening classes may require onsite visits to filming locations; information about these visits is provided in advanced by the short course tutor.


Former short course students have gone on to work within production and script-writing as a result of attending our creative industry short courses.

What’s it like to study a short course at City?

Find out more about our creative industries short courses

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