Red Smart Academy With Falmouth University

Introduction

Work Smarter with Red Smart Academy’s short, online courses

Whether you’re looking to upskill, build your confidence, get a promotion, or start your own business, our online short courses will make sure you have the skills and know-how you need to stand out from the crowd.

Developed through a partnership between Red Magazine and one of the UK’s leading creative universities, Falmouth University, the courses combine the best of both worlds, engaging content and industry-leading teaching along with a down-to-earth approach and up-to-date trends and insights.


Short courses to help you stand out from the crowd

Join one of our courses and benefit from:

Quality
A challenging and exciting learning experience

Flexibility
Study online, where and when it suits you

Prestige
Certificate from a world-renowned University


Get ready to learn and grow

Our online short courses provide you with a uniquely engaging and exciting learning experience, through a combination of expert guidance and regular feedback from your tutor, as well as the opportunity to collaborate and share ideas with peers from around the country, and even around the globe.

The course content includes presentations, interviews and case studies to ensure you understand and can apply what you’re learning in a real-life setting with topics broken down into manageable chunks and made available to you on a weekly basis.

You’ll learn, interact and collaborate with your classmates to open up your knowledge and skills to a range of perspectives and new opportunities.

You can expect one hour of presented, online content with around 4 hours of self-study each week required to complete the content.


At a glance

Your online classroom

An easy-to-use, intuitive interface will become your online classroom. Here, you’ll have access to the diverse range of materials that’ll support and deliver your learning; all of which you’ll be guided through by your expert tutor.

You’ll never feel alone in your online classroom. You’ll be interacting, questioning and engaging regularly with your peers on the course as well as with your tutor.

Ask the questions you need to when you want to, and gain valuable insights and perspectives from your peers as you share experiences, ideas and thoughts.


Get started

Be part of a unique online learning experience and open up new opportunities for you and your business.

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  • English

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Programs

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Courses

Short Course: Content Creation: Blogging, Vlogging & Beyond

Online Full time 6 weeks January 2019 United Kingdom Falmouth

These days, content creation including blogging and vlogging isn’t just a hobby, it’s a major business, even challenging the likes of television in terms of entertainment value. This six-week online course will answer all these questions and give you an insiders know-how on how to position your blog or vlog, create engaging content, and scale your activities to keep up with your growing follower base, transforming your personal online presence or your business. [+]

How to be a content creator

These days, content creation including blogging and vlogging isn’t just a hobby, it’s a major business, even challenging the likes of television in terms of entertainment value.

Stars of content creation command thousands of loyal followers and in turn large sponsorship deals, thanks to a relatively new industry that supports audiences’ appetites for quality content; whether that's presented via blogs, website pages, social media posts, newsletters or indeed, video blogs.

Anyone can create content with a mobile phone and PC but few reach followers beyond their own social circles. What are the secrets of successful content creation? How do you stand out from the competition to make a big impact? How can you ensure that what you publish is effective and how can you create engaging content that attracts new followers?... [-]


Short Course: Photography for Social Media

Online Full time 4 weeks January 2019 United Kingdom Falmouth

Whether you’re managing your personal or brand’s online presence, using the right images is an essential part of telling your story through social media. This four-week online course is your essential guide to visual storytelling, teaching you how to optimise the image tools available to you and apply them correctly to create engaging stories across social media platforms. [+]

Grow your brand online

Whether you’re managing your personal or brand’s online presence, using the right images is an essential part of telling your story through social media.

While many of us these days carry around a camera, our phones, in our pockets every day, how many of us really know how to use it to create and share images that make an impact with social media audiences?

Why this course

This four-week online course is your essential guide to visual storytelling, teaching you how to optimise the image tools available to you and apply them correctly to create engaging stories across social media platforms.

You’ll be taught by industry-leading experts in digital marketing, and collaborate with your peers and get constructive feedback from your tutors throughout the course to help make sure you’re on track.... [-]


Short Course: Small Business Bootcamp

Online Full time 8 weeks January 2019 United Kingdom Falmouth

Are you thinking of starting your own business, or perhaps you’ve already taken the plunge and just need a helping hand to help you take your new business even further? This eight-week online course will help you unravel and navigate your way through all the essential elements of starting your own business. [+]

Learn how to run a successful small business

Are you thinking of starting your own business, or perhaps you’ve already taken the plunge and just need a helping hand to help you take your new business even further?

There are a lot of things to consider when starting your own business, from understanding your customers right through to budgets, business plans and legislation.

Why this course

This eight-week online course will help you unravel and navigate your way through all the essential elements of starting your own business.

You’ll gain the essential skills and business knowledge you need to run a successful business, and focus on low-cost, quick-to-implement strategies to enable you to exploit emerging trends and technologies and learn through doing.... [-]