Out of the Box:
Experimental Storytelling with
Photography and Video

Course Outline

In this 1-day course, you will learn the art of experimental storytelling by amplifying and extending the digital storytelling capabilities, exploring video as art.


Learning Objectives:

  1. Master the principles of image-based content and art as communication
  2. Understand the rules of storytelling and why we break them or not
  3. Know the production phases and creative development
  4. Practical project and peer exchange

Course Cancellation/Postponement

CNM reserves the right to cancel or postpone any programme due to unforeseen circumstances. In the event that a programme is cancelled or rescheduled and the fee has been paid, CNM will refund the nett programme fee received.


Registration will typically close two weeks before the programme cmmencement date, or when the class is fully subscribed. Registration can remain open until course commencement date if training places are still available.


If accepted for the course, NUS requires pre-payment by credit card, bank transfer or a signed purchase order.

Substitution, Deferment, and Cancellation

The following policies and charges will apply for late notice of deferment or cancellation by participants, except for cases that can be waived based on compassionate or medical grounds.

  • Substitution
    • At least one week prior to programme commencement: no charge
    • Within one week to programme commencement: 5% of full programme fees
  • Cancellation
    • ‚Äč‚Äč‚ÄčWithin two weeks to programme commencement: 50% of full programme fees
    • Within one week to programme commencement: 100% of full programme fees
  • Deferment
    • ‚Äč‚Äč‚ÄčDeferment is permitted on compassionate or medical grounds. Relevant proof or documents must be submitted to substantiate the grounds.
  • Withdrawal
    • ‚Äč‚ÄčThere will be no refund of programme fees if notification for withdrawal is received after programme commencement.

NUS must be notified in writing of all substitutions, cancellations, deferments, and withdrawals.

Course Details

Date 29 October 2020 (Thursday)
Time 9am - 5pm
Venue Course will be held online.
Price TBA


Who should attend?

Professionals seeking to deepen or broaden their knowledge in digital storytelling, with a least a Polytechnic diploma

Participants are required to have access to either a smartphone or a (D)SLR.


For any enquiries on the course, contact Ms Melody Loh at cnm.exec@nus.edu.sg, or Tel: 6516 7847


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