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Photography A-Level at The Bromfords School and Sixth Form College

Course description

Why study Photography?

You will gain extensive knowledge on photographers’ and artists’ work in order to influence your own ideas and practice. Coursework projects will give you the opportunity to explore personal imagery and to express yourself through your work.

What do I study?

Photography produces creative thinkers who can make informed judgements and decisions through the use of visual communication. Studying Photography will deepen your understanding of the visual world across different times and cultures and introduce you to the diverse roles and functions of Photography in contemporary life. These skills will prepare and improve your prospects for careers within the creative industry, an area experiencing great expansion at present. Above all, studying Photography will provide you with transferable skills for the future.

Where next?

Photography is a valid choice in combination with any other A-level for nearly all university degree courses. A-level Photography is particularly useful if you wish to study Photography, Film, Video Production, Graphic Design, Fine Art or Media at HND/Degree or for those wishing to do an art foundation course first. This course is useful for anyone thinking of a career within the creative industry.

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs at Grade A* - C including English Language, Maths and an art-related subject.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Bromfords School and Sixth Form College directly.

Last updated date: 11 March 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 years