Creating Videos for Impact


Whether you need someone to support your organization, invest in your idea, or get excited about your research, refining your storytelling skills and creating compelling visual media can deliver the results you want. In this online course, you’ll learn storytelling tips and techniques to create your own video. You’ll learn the process from start to finish of designing a short video for impact, drafting the concept, identifying your key audiences, and communicating your big idea. You’ll learn about all the inter-connected steps involved in creating a video. You’ll explore different mediums for telling your story and understand the best platforms to get your messages out.


Learning Outcomes

  • Open up your mind to creativity to design a video for impact;
  • Understand your audience;
  • Select the best format;
  • Know the steps including budgeting, scheduling, shooting and editing;
  • Understand how to get your video seen.



  • Anybody who wants to create their own video for impact.



  • $300 +tax


Featured Instructor

Firdaus Kharas is a world-renowned creator of mass communications and thought leader on creativity. Awarded 120 times including with the Peabody Award, a Fellow of the Royal Society of the Arts, he has directed hundreds of hours of award-winning documentaries, television series and videos broadcast throughout the world and has created 4,350 animated behaviour change shorts versioned into 430 language versions in 61 series covering a wide range of topics on human rights, diseases prevention, health, refugees, violence reduction and others.