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Photography A Level at Wyke Sixth Form College

Course description

Photography at Wyke is aimed at anyone with a keen interest in photography and lens based media. A wide range of facilities exist that will allow an in depth exploration of processes and techniques. Photography is often studied alongside courses such as Media Studies and Graphic Design, but can also serve as a complementary study route, offering an element of variety to an intense academic programme.

An interest in photography is absolutely essential and prior creative study is considered an advantage.

Course content

Students can produce practical and critical/contextual work in one or more areas including portraiture, landscape photography, still-life photography, documentary photography, photojournalism, experimental imagery, photographic installation, video, television and film.

Entry requirements

Students with a grade 6 or higher in GCSE Art or similar can automatically enrol onto a visual art A Level. Alternatively students will have successfully completed practical work at Wyke Start for the department.


60% Coursework, 40% Examination.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Wyke Sixth Form College directly.

Last updated date: 22 January 2018

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years