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Short Courses Starting in February 2017

Art Psychotherapy - Taster Course

Interested in art psychotherapy and want to find out more? Goldsmiths is offering evening taster sessions where you can have a brief experience exploring art therapy and gaining awareness of the theories that underpin the practice. You will also have an opportunity to talk with Lecturers from the MA Art Psychotherapy about career development.

Digital UX: evaluate and optimise

Product Manager? UX Lead? Customer experience lead? Market Researcher? In today’s competitive digital environment, your company’s success depends more than ever on an in depth understanding of your customers and knowing how to respond appropriately.

Responsive Web Design: Learn to Code with HTML, CSS and JavaScript

Responsive Web Design (RWD) is a modern approach to web design that allows websites to adjust their appearance and layout to suit different devices such as smart phones, tablets and laptops. In this course you will have the chance to learn the basics of how to build responsive web sites using the most common web design languages: HTML, CSS & JavaScript. This course is a precursor to our Full Stack Web Development short course in Advanced Coding.

How to Run Social Media and Digital Marketing Campaigns

Look beyond friends, followers and trends, social media is a modern marketing phenomenon and knowing how to get the most from it can be the difference in making your business a success. Learn how to create and run social media and digital marketing campaigns on this short course.

Comedy Improvisation Beginners Course

Are you looking to improve your people skills? Whether it's for the meeting room or on the stage, this is the course for you. We'll help you bring out your funny side and make you more naturally confident. Comedy Improv works on harnessing comedy as a key strength, to improve your presence, impact and influence. The six sessions will have you thinking on your feet by creating characters, scenes and games on the spot.

Multimedia Approaches in Art Psychotherapy

This 3 day intensive course is for qualified arts psychotherapists/psychotherapists who wish to develop their knowledge and skills across a range of multimedia tools and technologies in their therapeutic work. It will introduce a range of starting points and clear pathways for using multimedia approaches in progressing therapy interventions, enabling clients to engage in expressive, exploratory and reflective processes to share thoughts, feelings and review life experience

Writing About Ourselves and Others: Life-Writing and Ethics

We all have tales to tell and secrets to keep. If you want write yours, under expert guidance, in a supportive, non-judgmental community of writers, then this is the course for you. We’ll encourage you to explore your own story, alongside the stories of others. You’ll learn a range of writing techniques, archival research skills, as well as exploring the ethical implications of becoming a life-writer. This course is suitable for a variety of writers from a range of backgrounds.

From Music to Industry: how to get your music heard in the digital age

From Music to Industry: how to get your music heard in the digital age. This three-day course is designed for emerging artists, bands and managers who want to succeed in the digital music age. Learn how to develop a strategy for launching your or your band's career through a series of workshops delivered by music industry professionals.