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Photography A Level at Newbury College

Course description

A Level Photography provides practical workshops in the dark room and studio and the opportunity to explore the techniques of visual composition, colour theory and graphics.



Students will be introduced to a variety of experiences exploring a range of photographic media, techniques and processes. You will be made aware of both traditional and new technologies. You will explore relevant images, artefacts and resources relating to Photography and a wider range of art and design. Students are required to work in one or more area(s) of Photography, such as portraiture, landscape photography (working from the urban, rural and/or coastal environment), still-life photography, working from objects or from the natural world, documentary photography, photo journalism, experimental imagery, photographic installation, video, television and film.

Entry requirements

No previous knowledge of photography is required for entrance onto this programme, however, preference will be given to those students who have attained a minimum of a C Grade at Maths and English.


Non-examination assessment.

Future opportunities

Higher Education courses at University in Photography, Art and Design, Graphic Communication, Journalism or other creative arts programmes.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Newbury College directly.

Last updated date: 03 May 2016

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