Media, Digital and Photography

If you have a creative flair and love to communicate by expressing yourself, choosing a media, digital or photography course could be a great fit for you!

Choosing Nottingham College is a good choice too because you can be inspired by a city that oozes creativity. Plus, you’ll be studying right in the heart of Nottingham’s vibrant Creative Quarter, so there’s no better place to grow your talent.

Our fantastic facilities include the city's largest training TV studio and the latest in animation, graphics and photography software. Plus, we've got huge exhibition spaces - so that when it comes to showing off your work to your family, friends and potential employers, we provide the perfect platform.

We have a large group of creative students and student collaborations happen all the time, so you’ll be in excellent company. For example, there are exciting enrichment trips to locations like London, Berlin and Paris. Our students are also regular winners at the annual Nottingham Creative Awards – so, next year you could be one of them!

Our tutors are all passionate about their areas of expertise and they all have high level industry skills and knowledge, so you’ll definitely benefit from their years of experience. This is why our students consistently enjoy some of the highest achievement rates nationally.

Our courses also offer a great foundation for entering into work or further study and you'll acquire the right skills to help you find employment. We’ve got a great range of higher education courses, so you can grow and develop your talents as far as you want to take them. All of our courses also have great links with industry, so you’ll never be short of opportunities to put your learning into practice.

Join us for creative freedom and the opportunity to showcase your work in a professional exhibition at the end of the course.

Sophie Armishaw studied a BTEC in Photography, here at Nottingham College. Find out here how her positive college experience has helped her photography career journey.

Levels

We offer a range of Diplomas and Extended Diplomas, ranging from Level 1 to Level 3.

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Tackle the Monday moody blues with Nottingham College

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We can help you overcome “the most depressing day of the year!”

College Students Make "Team UK" Squad

11/01/2018

Automotive students selected for "Team UK" squad ahead of international Worldskills event.

IMI/College China Visit a Success

11/01/2018

A delegation from EMTEC Colleges Ltd., the automotive part of Nottingham College, has recently returned from China where they visited a series of colleges and polytechnics on external verification visits.

Jack's enterprising career journey shows he means business

09/01/2018

Former student's journey to pursuing his dream business career began when he set foot inside Nottingham College

College students' creative flair helps bring body positive campaign to life

04/01/2018

Art students help bolster national body confident retail campaign

Newly formed college proves top level HE excellence

20/12/2017

Nottingham College recognised for HE expertise by the QAA

Notts County community project brings football to life for refugee students

19/12/2017

Student refugees and asylum seekers benefit from footie sessions by Notts County FC charity.

Sophie's college experience propels exciting photography career

07/12/2017

Our former student, Sophie Armishaw’s exciting photographic journey began from the very first moment she set foot inside our College’s iconic Adams Building – home to many of our creative courses.

Student’s capturing of royal public engagement gains global recognition

05/12/2017

Foundation Degree Photography student, Harry Starbuck’s creative expertise is “hot off the press” hitting national and global headlines - following his captivating photo of the newly engaged royal couple’s first public appearance.

Young cooks of the future put their skills to the test

01/12/2017

The local final of the national Springboard FutureChef competition took place at the College on the 3rd November, putting the culinary skills of pupils from five Nottingham schools to the test, as they battled it out to cook their way to the next stage of

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Nottingham visit

30/11/2017

Prince Harry is coming to Nottingham with his new fiancée Meghan Markle tomorrow (Friday 1st December) for their first official engagement as a couple.

Nottingham College Apprentice Wins Bronze at Worldskills UK

27/11/2017

A motor-vehicle apprentice from Nottingham College scooped a bronze medal at the Worldskills UK national finals on 18 November.

Students cook up a storm with the help of top Nottingham chef

17/11/2017

Nottingham diners were treated to a special five-course tasting menu created by successful local chef Craig Floate last week at our Adams Restaurant & Brasserie.

Nottingham Restaurant & Bar Awards

10/11/2017

The final of the Nottingham Restaurant & Bar Awards’ Best Young Talent, Back of House Award, took place at our Adams Restaurant & Brasserie this week (6th November), with Phil Tomlinson (College Faculty Area Manager for Catering & Hospitality) as one of t