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North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College

Photography

UCAS Code: 046W

Higher National Diploma - HND

Entry requirements


A level

C,C,C

A Levels including Photography or something similar

GCSE/National 4/National 5

Five GCSEs at Grade 4 (C) including English or equivalent

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

MMP

BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma at MMP in Photography or something similar

UCAS Tariff

64

About this course


Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2021

The rise of digital photography has created huge and growing demand for creative and impactful visual media. Set yourself apart from the crowd with our HND in Photography and you will learn the theory and get to put your skills into practice in our cutting-edge studio with infinity cove and high-glider lighting system.

You will learn how to produce prints in our black and white darkroom and use the latest imaging software in our Apple Mac suite. Get the most out of your DSLR camera and put your skills to the test on live commissioned projects that will set you up for a successful career in the industry.

**Progression Oppurtunites**
By the end of the course you will have a portfolio of photographs which demonstrate a sophisticated approach to photography and photographic theory allowing to hopefully progress into industry. Alternatively after completing this course, you will have the chance to top-up to a full BA (Hons) degree in Visual Media, awarded by Coventry University.

Modules

Year 1:
Professional Development
Contextual Studies
Individual Project
Techniques and Processes
Communication in Art and Design
Darkroom Techniques
Lighting for Photography
Photographic Process

Year 2:
Professional Practice
Applied Practice
Collaborative Project (Pearson-set)
Advanced Photography Studies
Branding & Identity
Moving Image
Material Selection & Specification

Assessment methods

Work is assessed by coursework and externally assessed units.

Tuition fees

Select where you currently live to see what you'll pay:

England
£5,950
per year
Northern Ireland
£5,950
per year
Scotland
£5,950
per year
Wales
£5,950
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Hinckley Campus

Department:

Creative Arts

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