Film director, cpProfessionWithFuture

Anyone who thought TV series, films, and stage productions had reached their peak, is wrong. In recent years, one after the other blockbuster has been launched. What do all these top productions have in common? Strong control! Are you interested in the world of directing and would you like to know how things are going in practice? Then this home study is your thing!

In this course you will learn step by step all the tricks of the trade. You learn to write a script, divide roles and set up a scene. In this way you become a top director who knows exactly what works on stage or on the big screen.

Professional and creative director are not only wanted in the film and theater world. Corporate videos, theater shows by amateur companies and end-of-year pieces by school-going youngsters also need direction. Enough options so to showcase your expertise!

  • taking control of TV series, films or stage productions
  • directing actors professionally, from the casting until the dress rehearsal
  • blown the audience with your compelling and original creations
  • study comfortably at home at your own pace and in your own way
  • enjoy online guidance by an experienced Director
Coursle - Centre For Distance Learning
3-6 month.plural cpCourseTypeHomeDurationSuffix
cpCourseTypeDiplomaPrefix diploma


cpProgram Directing
Director - Online Course
  • What is direction? What makes a good director?
  • The history of direction
  • How do you choose a piece or write a script yourself?
  • Defining roles, dividing roles and text assignments
  • Techniques behind the stage: from rehearsal scheme to souffleur
  • The costumes, the decor and the props
  • Make-up and make-up
  • Everything about lighting, sound and music
  • And then ... the dress rehearsal and the show!
  • How do I become a Director?
Director - Distance Learning
  • You choose the most suitable pieces or write a compelling script
  • You determine the roles independently and divide the texts in a logical way
  • You look at scenery, make-up, lighting and music always critical and knowledgeable
Director - Home Study
  • Director at a theater association or theater company
  • Director at a media company or a production house



Do you want to start studying right after your registration? Which can! The digital version of the course Directing is on your profile page and on the online student platform within 1 minute. We will post the paper version at the same time. You can find them quickly in your home in the letterbox. Then you discover the absolute freedom of home education: you study wherever and whenever you want. You will also receive online guidance from an experienced director for a year. So you are never alone. If you are ready, take your exam at one of our exam locations. Successful? Congratulations, you will receive the diploma Directing!


Coursle - Centre For Distance Learning
3-6 month.plural cpCourseTypeHomeDurationSuffix
cpCourseTypeDiplomaPrefix diploma


cpGoodToKnowAboutCourse Directing

cpWhyChooseCompany Coursle - Centre For Distance Learning
The Centre for Distance Learning, part of Ondernemersschool BV, is the largest training provider in the Benelux. It organizes professional training courses for adults from all over the world through the distance learning system. The school is nationally and internationally recognized by various professional associations such as the Wellness Federation, the Centre for Professional Qualification and is registered in the Central Register for Short Professional Education (CRKBO). This means that the educational institution complies with the Quality Code for Education Institutions for Short Professional Education. Moreover, the Center for Distance Learning meets the strict quality requirements of ISO 9001:2015.