Screen and Media Industries

Advertising & Commercials

Advertising Standards Authority

UK regulator for the advertising sector across all media.

http://www.asa.org.uk/

Courses and Training

Abertay University - Arts, Media and Computer Games

In the School of Arts, Media and Computer Games, we aim to educate our students to be the innovators and ground breakers in tomorrows computing and digital media-based industries. We offer a wide range of courses, from ethical hacking and games programming at the science and technology end, to narrative-based animation and digital media creation at the arts end. We have strong links with industry and major companies, and through those links we ensure that our courses are current and relevant.

www.abertay.ac.uk/discover/academic-schools/arts-media-computer-games/

Creative Skillset

Creative Skillset empowers the Creative Industries to develop skills and talent by providing investment for individuals and businesses to grow.

www.futurelearn.com/partners/creative-skillset

Cyber College

A free online course on film and TV production

www.cybercollege.com/tvp_ind.htm

Cyber Film School

Learn, Shoot, Edit all on your iPad. It's a portable film school built on Apple's exciting multi-touch, multimedia iBook platform, for self-study or as a valuable resource for teachers. It downloads like an app, updates like an app, directly from Apple.

www.cyberfilmschool.com/

Dundee & Angus College - Advertising and Public Relations

Involving both independent study and group work, students will produce and present campaigns to real clients, develop a portfolio of work to demonstrate their skills and abilities and learn from industry practitioners on visits to agencies and media owners. Units include: Advertising; Public Relations; Media Analysis; Marketing; Media Sales; Marketing Research; Consumer Behaviour; Copywriting; Creative Industries.

dundeeandangus.ac.uk/courses/finder/course/1063/hnc-advertising-and-public-relations

Dundee & Angus College - Computer Arts and Design

Applicants to the HND Computer Art and Design apply to either the Digital Art (visual communication) based stream focusing on Illustration and Graphic Design or the Animation based stream. Both aim to develop critical awareness of contemporary practice and developing knowledge of Computer Art and Design contexts within industry. Please state within your personal statement when applying which is your preferred option.

dundeeandangus.ac.uk/courses/finder/course/1084/hnd-computer-arts-and-design

Fife College - Creative Industries

At Fife College, we have courses and partnerships with schools, communities, organisations and business that help grow and sustain the social and economic wellbeing of Fife. Through collaborative working partnerships, we support Curriculum for Excellence, Lifelong Learning, STEM, STEAM, Digital Skills and other educational and career agendas - putting you at the centre of the experience. The Creative Economy requires new entrants that are multi-skilled and work-ready. We want to help you unlock your potential and drive your ambition to get a start in this exciting industry by turning your creativity and skills into valuable economic, social and personal success.

www.fife.ac.uk/student/courses/categories/cluster/010

Film and Television degrees - UK

search for universities offering degrees including Film and Television in the UK. At date of edit (31/5/2016) 92 universities offering 307 degrees.

http://www.whatuni.com/degree-courses/search?subject=film-and-television

Film Education

Although no longer updated, the Film Education website is a resource which has been created for primary and secondary teachers and students using film across the National curriculum. Their aim is to "encourage and promote the study of film and cinema within the curriculum.

www.filmeducation.org/

Movie Outline

Screen writing and production articles on a screen writing software company site.

www.movieoutline.com/screenwriting-articles.html

Perth College UHI

Be inspired, think creatively, respond to change, be innovative, captivate, articulate, contemplate and motivate! If youre interested in design, fine arts, photography or media, studying here will open up a world of creativity and knowledge, enabling you to become part of a diverse community of students. The creative sector continues as an important contributor to the economy, so if you are imaginative, entrepreneurial and artistic you could be on your way to a successful career and have been recognised by the Scottish Government as a key growth sector.

www.perth.uhi.ac.uk/subject-areas/art-and-creative-technologies

Perth College UHI - Music and Music Business

With some of the most outstanding music industry programmes in the UK in one place, you can choose from an NQ Access to Music and Sound through to BA Honours in Popular Music or BA Honours in Music Business and Masters in Music. We aim to give you a comprehensive view of the music industry as a whole, from artist development to promoting gigs and music festivals. Our staff have worked with bands across many genres, including Arctic Monkeys, Enter Shikari, Futureheads and Frightened Rabbit.

www.perth.uhi.ac.uk/subject-areas/music-and-music-business

Perth College UHI - Sound & Audio Engineering

Audio engineering is an exciting and expanding area of the creative industries and can provide careers in music production, live events, TV and radio broadcasting, advertising, video games and movies. Our courses have professional accreditation from major industry bodies ensuring that the skills you learn with us are the same ones used in industry.

www.perth.uhi.ac.uk/subject-areas/sound-and-audio-engineering

The TV Festival Talent Schemes

The Edinburgh International Television Festival is a charitable organisation, with a remit to help people from a diverse range of backgrounds get in and get on in the TV industry. We want to ensure that those making television are as diverse as the audiences who watch it. We do this by giving talented individuals access to the TV Festival through The Network and Ones to Watch (formerly known as Fast Track) talent schemes.

www.thetvfestival.com/talent-schemes/

University of Dundee DJCAD - Animation and VFX

Animation students combine art and technology to express a story or visual effect. The course is perfect for those who want to work in the games industry, TV, film or in web design. You will study at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design (DJCAD), part of the University of Dundee.

www.dundee.ac.uk/study/ug/animation/

University of Dundee DJCAD - Digital Interaction Design

Digital Interaction Design is all about being creative about how digital technology will affect our everyday lives. This doesn't just mean computers. Digital technology is almost everywhere - from mobile devices to intelligent clothing. You will study at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design (DJCAD), part of the University of Dundee.

www.dundee.ac.uk/study/ug/digital-interaction-design/

University of St Andrews ICC

The Institute for Capitalising on Creativity (ICC) is a multi-disciplinary team of researchers and educators who apply their skills to the management challenges of one of the fastest growing economic sectors, the Creative Industries.

www.st-andrews.ac.uk/icc/

where's The Drama

Covering topics on story telling and drama production.

www.wheresthedrama.com/

Film

ATA Carnet

Corporation for International Business provides information on obtaining an ATA Carnet (international customs and export-import document)

www.atacarnet.com/

British Film Commission

The British Film Commission (BFC) works to promote the UK as the best place to produce feature films.

www.britishfilmcommission.org.uk

British Film Institute

Film makes a key contribution to the UK economy as well as playing a vital role in the cultural richness of the country. Explore this site to discover the many ways in which the BFI supports and partners the UK film industry.

www.industry.bfi.org.uk

Creative Scotland Locations

Offers you a fast, free and confidential way to facilitate your shoot in Scotland, from feature film to stills shoots.

www.creativescotland.com/arts-screen-and-creative-industries/filming-in-scotland

Creative Skillset

Industry body which supports skills and training for people and businesses to ensure the UK creative industries maintain their world class position.

www.creativeskillset.org

Cultural Enterprise Office

Scotland's specialist business support and development service for creative businesses and practitioners.

www.culturalenterpriseoffice.co.uk

Isle of Man Screen Film Commission

Act as co-producers to encourage filming on the Isle of Man.

www.gov.im/ded/iomfilm

Scotland the Movie

Locations and information on films shot in Scotland.

www.scotlandthemovie.com

Games

Digital Dundee

Dundee is the location of one of Europes most accomplished hubs for computer games and mobile digital content development.As export driven industries, games and application development along with other digital media combine to form a key sector for the city. This site is a hub for information, links for projects and information related to Dundee.

www.digitaldundee.com

Digital Dundee

Dundee is the location of one of Europes most accomplished hubs for computer games and mobile digital content development.As export driven industries, games and application development along with other digital media combine to form a key sector for the city. This site is a hub for information, links for projects and information related to Dundee.

www.digitaldundee.com

Digital Dundee

Dundee is the location of one of Europes most accomplished hubs for computer games and mobile digital content development.As export driven industries, games and application development along with other digital media combine to form a key sector for the city. This site is a hub for information, links for projects and information related to Dundee.

www.digitaldundee.com

http://scottishgames.net/

The Scottish Games Network is an umbrella organisation which brings together everything relevant to the interactive entertainment sector in Scotland. Covering academia, business, culture and consumer issues, the Scottish Games Network is a focal point and community for the rapidly evolving industry. The Scottish Games Network encompasses and supports all of the cultural, creative, academic, governmental and other organisations, which support, promote and are involved in the videogames sector in Scotland.

www.scottishgames.net/

Scottish Games

The Scottish Games Network is an umbrella organisation which brings together everything relevant to the interactive entertainment sector in Scotland. Covering academia, business, culture and consumer issues, the Scottish Games Network is a focal point and community for the rapidly evolving industry. The Scottish Games Network encompasses and supports all of the cultural, creative, academic, governmental and other organisations, which support, promote and are involved in the videogames sector in Scotland.

www.scottishgames.net

News

All Media Scotland

A platform for media and other news stories for journalists and everyone.

http://www.allmediascotland.com/

TV

Commonwealth Broadcasting Association

Link to Commonwealth based televsion with Programme Development Fund and free to enter short story competitions (non-themed).

www.cba.org.uk