Photography at St Birinus School
Photography is a versatile and expressive course. We have a purpose built darkroom and we are equipped with traditional and digital 35mm SLR cameras. The course will begin with students undertaking a ten week introduction to Photography; this will include learning camera skills, the use of the Darkroom and Mac suite. After a skill base has been developed students will then undertake a unit of work of their choosing followed by an externally set exam.
During A2 students will produce a unit of work of their own devise, this will include a written and a practical element and be completed with and externally set exam. Life drawing classes are offered to all students on this course.
If you achieve at least 5 C grades or above or the equivalent youcould consider Advanced Level courses.
However, for the majority of Level 3 subjects B grades at GCSEare required. Specific grade requrements for subjects are available from staff and will be discussed at interview .
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Birinus School directly.