Photography A Level at Sunderland College
If you have a general interest in photography or are considering a career linked to photography and have a flair for arts based subjects then this is the ideal course for you.
You’ll develop a wide range of photography skills concerning both traditional and digital photography including:
- Studio lighting
- Location photography
- Darkroom skills
- Digital imaging using Photoshop.
You’ll also record and research a variety of different types of photography techniques and photographic artists’ work.
You’ll need five GCSEs at grade C or above including a GCSE grade C or above including English and an art and design subject. If you do not have an art and design based GCSE then you will need to present a portfolio of photography at the interview stage.
You’ll learn through a combination of practical lessons in the photography studio, digital imaging suite and darkroom and through taught and independent critical research of a variety of photographic artists.
You could go on to study photography full time through a Foundation Degree course at Sunderland College or apply directly to university to study a degree in photography.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Sunderland College directly.