Digital Photography

A Level

REASONS TO STUDY THIS COURSE

  • You will learn how to make effective use of a camera according to circumstances and intentions.
  • Learn how to compose and refine photographic images, both in camera and through sensitive manipulation on the computer and using hand rendered processes.
  • Students on this programme progress to university to study Photography or into photographic or art and design related employment.

 

WHAT YOU WILL STUDY

Practical photographic work covering topics such as portraiture, landscape, still-life, documentary, photo journalism and experimental imagery.

HOW YOU WILL BE ASSESSED

Year 1 (AS) – coursework

Year 2 (A-Level) – coursework and an exam project

 

PROGRESSION

Students can progress directly onto photography-related degree courses at university after they have completed their A-Levels.  Some universities prefer students to take an Art Foundation course prior to starting a degree to broaden their experience.