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Photography A Level at Launceston College

Course description

Unit titles -
AS externally set task
A level personal investigation
Externally set task

Course content

Unit descriptions -

AS Level

Externally set task (01) 80 Marks 10 Hours non exam assessment (internally assessed and externally moderated) 100% of total AS level Component 01: Externally set task.

A level

A level Personal investigation (01) 120 marks non exam assessment (internally assessed and externally moderated) 60% of total A level Component 01: Personal investigation • Learners should produce two elements: (i) a portfolio of practical work showing their personal response to either a starting point, brief, scenario or stimulus, devised and provided by the learner or centre (ii) a related study: an extended response of a guided minimum of 1000 words. Externally set task (02) 80 marks 15 hours non exam assessment.

Entry requirements

English grade 5 and maths grade 5.

Future opportunities

Possible progression routes – – Higher education courses in photography and related photographic degrees and careers in the creative industries

Further information

Equipment required – Camera. There may also be the opportunity to visit exhibitions for which there may be a small cost.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 01 November 2017

Key information

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