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Four-Week Cinematography, Short Course

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By the end of the Four-Week Cinematography at MetFilm School, you will have an enhanced understanding of on-set practices and the technical requirements for camera, light and sound. 

In addition, you will have completed filmed exercises and workshops that are geared towards developing your practical understanding and experience of the cinematographer’s role.

  • Shoot your first commercial video that demonstrates your camera, lighting and editing abilities
  • Understand technical requirements such as focal-length lenses and depth of field, but also how to utilise this knowledge in a creative and narrative sense
  • Learn the basic sound theory, how to handle relevant equipment and record location sound
  • Develop postproduction skills to further enhance the visual aesthetics of your content
  • Examine how cinematography has progressed through history
  • Learn about different career pathways within various cinematography departments and decide about the next steps in your studies or career


Students work across the industry as VFX Artists, Directors, TV Assistant Producers, Script Editors, On-Air Producers, Campaign Managers and much more besides. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 1 months
    • Duration description

      4 weeks

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to cinematography
  • Visual storytelling
  • Lighting and tracking
  • Introduction to large format cameras
  • Sound
  • Practical exercises
  • An overview of the basic aspects of production and postproduction

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • The Four-Week Cinematography course is open enrolment and there are no entry requirements.
  • However in order to get the most out of the course, you should be able to both speak and write in English to a reasonable standard. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2700 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2700 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 1 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2700 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2700 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 1 months.
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