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Access to Higher Education: Photography (19+) - Full-time

Course outline

This course is perfect if you are aged 19+ and want the techniques needed to take consistently high-quality photographs, as well as getting the skills and insight necessary for a career in the exciting world of photography or a related industry.

You’ll learn commercial and artistic photographic practice, through project work, gaining an introduction to professional practice and investigating progression routes and opportunities. The course culminates in a final major project and you will showcase your talent in a public exhibition.

You can view some of the fantastic creative works of our students on our Creative Showcase website below.

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How to apply for this course

Apply online now to start this course in 2022/23.

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Location Date
Stoney Street
Nottingham
NG1 1NG

Start: 26th September 2022

Course code: C023366 / Q023367

Qualification

CAVA Access to HE Diploma

Duration

1 year

Level Level 3
Entry requirements

You must be aged 19 or over to apply for this course.

You’ll need 5 GCSEs at grades 9–4 (A*–C), including English Language and Maths – both of these must be grades 9–4 (A*–C) or Functional Skills Level 2 in English and Maths, or a relevant Level 2 vocational qualification with English and Maths GCSE grades 9–4 (A*–C).

Assessment

You can expect to be assessed through coursework that is continuously reviewed and monitored and includes marking and moderation by external verifiers.

Progression

Choose to follow with a range of higher education courses or employment, or a foundation degree in Photography Practice and top-up degrees in Art & Design and Digital Media Design at Nottingham College.

Additional information

You may be eligible for funding for this course. Check out our Financial Help pages to find out more!

If you are an EU/EEA or Swiss National, please visit our EU Settled Status scheme page for more information.

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