Photography AS level at The Bushey Academy
The practical and critical/contextual applications of photography. You will learn how to use cameras and methods of manipulating images using Photoshop as well as studio photography.
Units to be studied :
- Unit 1, Coursework Portfolio (80 marks, 50% of AS, 25% of A level)
- Unit 2, AS Externally Set Assignment (80 marks, 50% of AS, 25% of A level)
First and foremost, a keen interest in photography and image making is needed. Candidates ideally should have a C grade or higher at GCSE Art or Photography.
The course is assessed formatively using the current four GCE assessment objectives. You will be provided with both verbal and written feedback with regular targets to improve your skills and performance. Each year concludes with a timed practical examination set by the examining board.
Photography combines well with Art and Media Studies subjects.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Bushey Academy directly.