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Filmmaking and Animation in the Classroom (FutureLearn)

Learn how to use simple filmmaking and animation to bring learning to life, and aid cross-curricular attainment and assessment. This free online course will help anyone working with young people aged 5-19 to engage them in learning through simple filmmaking and animation. You’ll discover how film and animation can be used as powerful tools for encouraging active learning and enabling pupils to establish strong connections with any area of the curriculum.

Try filmmaking and animation in the classroom

During the course, you will:

– learn how even simple equipment can be used to produce high-quality short films in the classroom;

– apply this knowledge to the classroom, creating films that help raise attainment;

– discover a range of top tips to help you hone your filmmaking skills;

– learn how to produce simple films and animations with your students;

– and learn how to use this creative artform as an assessment tool.