Level 3, equivalent to 1 A Level.
Why should I study this subject?
Photography offers students a diverse and in depth range of skills from learning how to use DSLR’s manually to an in depth experience in the black and white darkroom. Students gain a broad knowledge in critical analysis developing thoughtful and conceptual ideas, expressed in still images. The curriculum is designed to encourage, practice and develop their technical skillset to develop as photographers and to bridge the gap between technical understanding and creativity. Students are taught professional practices to aid them in further education and employment/self-employment.
What will I study?
In this BTEC art and Design course, you will follow a photography path. you will have the opportunity to study a wide variety of creative techniques before producing your own independent work.
Mandatory Units include
• Visual recording and communication
• Critical and contextual studies
• The creative process
followed by optional units.
What are the entry requirements?