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Saturday Art School

Our courses for aspiring young artists allow young people to explore creativity outside regular school art classes, guided by our expert tutors.

Due to the uncertainty of the ongoing Covid-19 situation, we are currently reviewing the situation for Saturday courses for the Autumn term 2020. Please email if you would like to be added to our mailing list.

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Let your creativity soar as you develop skills in hand drawn and stop motion animation at AUB
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Digital Film Editing

Through a series of practical workshops, you'll gain hands-on experience in writing, filming and editing their own material
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Fine Art

Expand into your creative mind and learn how to spark creativity, through various means, including researching artists’ work
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Mixed Media

Identify what subject you would like to specialise in our Mixed Media course
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Our digital photography course teaches you the fundamentals in a fun, informative and inspirational way
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Portfolio Preperation

If you're interested in applying for a full-time creative course, it's important to have a well presented and varied portfolio
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Special Effects

Gain insight into the skills needed to play a key creative role in performance, fashion, film and television on our Special Effects course
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Young Artists

Stretch your imagination and use a wide range of media to develop their own unique style in our Young Artist course

Explore other courses you may find interesting

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Foundation Diploma

One-year course gives you the chance to explore different creative areas before choosing the subject you want to take a degree in
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Evening and weekend courses

We offer over 60 part-time courses that are delivered on-campus in the evenings and/or Saturdays – great for learning a new skill

Summer Courses

Our summer courses are a great way to experience what life at AUB is like.
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The Graduate School

An MA or postgraduate degree is a chance to build on your achievements and study at an advanced level