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A Level Photography at Bath Community Academy

Course description

Use Photoshop, Nikon SLR cameras and the studio. Enjoy an experimental course and explore a wide range of processes to explore your ideas. Be inspired by studying other photographers work. Course Overview

Year 1

Unit 1: Portfolio of work including small projects such as -exploring emotions in portraiture, a self portraiture project incorporating a mixed media approach and industrial structures. This unit also includes an extended project. 
Unit 2: EST (Externally set task) from exam board. Where pupils will create a project in response to a chosen theme from the paper.

Year 2

Unit 3: Self directed project with written essay to support work on a genre of your choice. 
Unit 4: EST (Externally set task) from exam board. Where pupils will create a project in response to a chosen theme from the paper.

 

Entry requirements

B grade in GCSE Photography or Art.

Future opportunities

Students can go on to complete foundation diplomas in art and design or lens based media. They can also go onto study photography; illustration; fashion photography; graphic design; photo journalism; forensic photography at university.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bath Community Academy directly.

Last updated date: 20 April 2015

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