Level 3 Diploma in Photography at Henley College Coventry
This course is aimed at those who have a keen interest in photography. You will be encouraged to explore many ways of seeing the world around them. By developing strong technical and creative skills and applying these to a wide range of specialist fields you will produce their own unique portfolio of images to help them begin a career in photography.
You will be studying key areas, including:
- Studio photography
- Advertising, fashion, portraiture
- Location photography
- Experimental imagery
- Art photography
- Digital production and manipulation
Throughout the two years you will also study darkroom techniques, produce a professional photographic portfolio, design your own website to display your photographic work and complete a second year project to exhibit in a gallery. During your time on the course you will have the opportunity to undertake work experience with a professional freelance photographer, work with media organisations including local radio stations and gain experience of using a professional studio producing advertising imagery for a website. You will also have the chance to attend a range of inspirational talks given by individuals working within the media industry. Educational trips will be arranged including visits to a wide range of exhibitions.
On successful completion you may wish to progress onto a HNC/HND in Photography or a BA (Hons) degree in a relevant media area of their choice or alternatively seek employment in the exciting world of media.
Four GCSEs grade C or above, including English and maths or a Level 2 Diploma with overall Merit profile in relevant subject.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Henley College Coventry directly.