A great course for those who want to learn how to make special effects of their favourite film or viral video. In this course learn how to fly like Ironman, duel like a Jedi or cast spells like Harry Potter.

Comprising of 4 different parts, each part is a separate program that takes 10 hours and focuses on skills and techniques suited for the theme being demonstrated. Have your child complete just the one part (learning the effects that interest them) or go on to become a master all the special effects in this course by completing all 4.

Our online course is designed for your child to work in the comfort of your own home. Made up of video tutorials, detailed instructions and challenges, these courses are designed to grab your child’s attention and keep them engaged.

Sit with them and work through the course at your own speed or get one-on-one help online with our live teacher chats. We have the format to suit your child’s preferred style of learning.

For more information about this course and what each level comprises of, please see below.

  • Movie Magic – Avengers Theme
    Ever wanted to fly like Iron Man? Harness lightning like Thor? or jump like Spider-Man? Learn how to harness your superhero powers is this Avengers themed Movie Magic course.
  • Movie Magic – Star Wars Theme
    Bring out your inner Jedi with this Star Wars themed Movie Magic course. Learn how to wield a Lightsaber, levitate objects and much, much more.
  • Movie Magic – Harry Potter Theme
    If casting spells or conjuring magical items is your thing then sign up for this exciting course. Our Harry Potter themed Movie Magic course we will show you how to add these and more special effects into your own videos.
  • Movie Magic – Viral Videos
    Seen some cool viral videos and wondered how they can do such magic? Well in this course we will explore some of the more popular tricks to confuse and amaze others.


Suitable for ages 10+, and all abilities.


This course requires some previous knowledge of video editing.


For this course you will require a computer with the Hitfilm express installed and internet access.


At the successful conclusion of this course they will have gained a range of video editing skills and ways in which to add special effects to their own videos through filming techniques and editing methods.