This new course has been developed in consultation with local and national sports photographers and commissioners, and will involve extensive field work.
It is aimed at people with a real passion for photography and who enjoy catching the action.
Work experience is central to the curriculum, and you will have the opportunity to work with and get feedback from a range of professional practitioners. You will investigate the methods and techniques of professional photographers, and develop skills that will get you ahead of the game in a competitive freelance marketplace.
Modules may include:
- Professional practice
- Visual communication
- Photographic techniques
- Digital media
- Visual language
You can view some of the fantastic creative works of our students on our Creative Showcase website below.View showcase
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111 Canal Street
Start: Monday 26th September 2022
Fees / reductions:
Tuition fee: £8,250
The tuition fee is per year.
Various bursaries are available for some Higher Education courses.
Course code: C031529 / Q031530
Higher National Certificate in Photography
You’ll need a minimum of 48 UCAS points from:
Other combinations of qualifications and experience will also be considered, as will Level 3 qualifications not currently listed on the UCAS tariff.
We would expect students to be working at (or to demonstrate competency at) Level 2 or above in English/literacy and maths/numeracy.
As part of the admissions process, you’ll be asked to provide an online portfolio.
Mature applicants with relevant professional experience and/or qualifications are welcome to apply.
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Assessment is continuous, being a combination of individual and group presentations, compiling research portfolios and online journals. There are no examinations.
After successfully completing the HNC, you could progress to the HND in Sports Photography .
After this you could top-up to our BA (Hons) Digital Media Design, awarded by Nottingham Trent University or a similar course at another provider (subject to entry requirements) or enter into employment in the Creative Industries.