Short Courses for children and young people
Short Courses exists to widen access to and participation in the wonderful rehearsal and performance facilities, with the amazing teachers and excellent learning programmes at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (RCS). We offer an exciting selection of weekly and weekend courses for children, young people and adults across music, dance, drama, production and film.
Browse our courses and see for yourself the fun and imaginative weekly courses for children between 3 months and 12 years. Or perhaps you are interested in our courses for young people aged 12 – 17 years and wish to engage creatively with different styles and techniques taught by inspiring professionals. We also offer a selection of audition and interview preparation courses for those hoping to progress to higher education training.
In July and August we offer a wide selection of summer schools for children, young people and adults who wish to enhance skills and techniques, learn from internationally-renowned lecturers and connect with like-minded people.
As a student at Scotland’s national conservatoire, you will be joining a truly vibrant and multi-cultural environment. You will be studying in a friendly and supportive atmosphere where students are encouraged to realise their aspirations, develop their skills and explore their potential.
Looking for the next step?
For students who wish to pursue a career in the performing and production arts, the Junior Conservatoire may have a course suited to your learning needs. Entry to the Junior Conservatoire is by audition/interview and we look for students who display the dedication and talent to take their learning further.