Photomedia School Workshops

During term time school workshops are delivered in the Photomedia Studio that link in with Summerlee Museum Education Workshop programme. Continuous Professional Development (CPD) sessions can also be provided on request for teachers and support workers.

Primary Schools

Discover Technology through Photography

Session lasts 90 mins / Cost £42 / Suitable for P3 – P6

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
  • and 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 Schools

The Photomedia Studio offers secondary school groups the opportunity to work in traditional and digital photography, film making and the moving image and computer music making.

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

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