School Workshops

During term time, school workshops are delivered in the Photomedia Studio as part of the Summerlee Museum Education Workshop programme. CPD sessions can also be provided on request for teachers and support workers.


Primary School

 Discover Technology through Photography

Sessions last 90 mins Suitable for P5 – P7 £46

Science, Technology and Art collide in this exciting workshop

 Pupils will discover by:

  • Investigating how domestic objects and the materials they are made of have developed over the years.
  • Recording evidence using modern digital equipment to see for themselves how science and technology have changed their lives.
  • Making large scale photo posters to take back to school.
  • Curriculum for Excellence cross-curricular experiences and outcomes include Art and Design, Science Materials and Social Studies/Technology.


Secondary School

The Photomedia Studio offers secondary school groups the opportunity to work in traditional and digital photography, film making and moving image, and computer music-making. The Photography Lighting course can be adapted to suit pupils taking Photography Highers.

To find out more about what the Photomedia Studio can offer your school group, please call 01236 638463.


Tailor-made workshops can be arranged for groups and organisations. For further details on these and other Photomedia initiatives, please call 01236 638463 or email