Coleg Y Cymoedd

Course Details

Foundation Degree in Photography

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Course Duration : 24/09/2018 to 02/07/2021
Course Times : 09:00 to 16:00
Course Code : 06P504NA


HE Tuition Fee - £0.00

Please Note - These fees are for the 2018/19 Academic Year and are subject to change annually. Fees are payable for each year of study. Days, Times and Fees for Part Time and HE courses are subject to change. HE Tuition Fees will be confirmed April 2018.

Days of Study Year 1 Students - Wednesday | Year 2 and Year 3 Students - Thursday

Course Outline

This course will give you the opportunity to explore all aspects of digital photography, through practical work and by experiencing a wide range of multi-media technology.

Entry requirements

Although there are no formal entry requirements for this course, all applicants will be interviewed and you’ll need to demonstrate the ability to study at level 3 and have previous knowledge of, and interest in, Photography. A good knowledge of using a camera and applying its different settings is essential and having the capability to study at Higher Educational level, normally through the achievement of qualifications at level 3.

What will I study?

You will study: Generating ideas, Presenting ideas, Introduction to Digital Photography, Skills for academic study, Digital Photography in Context 1, Landscape photography, Photographing people, Managing a project, Financing a project, Digital Photography in Context 2, Studio practice & development, Final major project (Digital Photography), Employability & enterprise work-based learning project and Work-based learning portfolio.

How will I be assessed?

There is a combination of assessment methods including portfolio evidence, practical demonstrations and written assignments.

Career Opportunities and Progression

On successful completion of this course you could move onto the 'top up' to a full Honours Degree in Photography. On successful completion of this course you will be receive a University of South Wales award.

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