This course is for those with an artistic eye who want to progress within the photography industry.
What will I learn?
Motivating assignments permit you to explore their creative potential with a range of traditional silver based methods and contemporary digital practices. A range of studio, darkroom and computer aided design techniques are on offer to stretch and challenge individual learners. This course has been designed to accommodate a variety of educational learning styles with the focus on both vocational and academic practice. You will be encouraged to work in an environment linked to current industry practice and will have the opportunity to attend educational visits, meet with visiting lecturers and study professional practices.
How will I be assessed?
Continuous assessment through practical work, assignments and project led exercises with a final major project in the final term.
4 GCSEs at grade C or above of which one must be English or Maths OR successful completion of a Level 2 qualification including a pass at English and Maths. A portfolio may also be required or an assessed task to check skill level.
Students can progress into higher education on a related course, or go straight into industry, by, for example starting their own business.