Attendance


Part Time

Subject Area


Photography

Start Date


September

Course Length


30 weeks

Location


Bede

Department


Adult

Qualification


NCFE

Course Level


2

Award to be received


NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Photography

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Who is this course for?

This qualification is designed for individuals who wish to develop an understanding of photographic processes and the photo imaging industry. There are no specific recommended prior learning requirements for this qualification. However, learners may find it helpful if they’ve already achieved a Level 1 photography qualification. This qualification is suitable for learners aged pre-16 and above.

What do you need to apply for the course?

There are no specific recommended prior learning requirements for this qualification. However, learners may find it helpful if they’ve already achieved a Level 1 photography qualification. This qualification is suitable for learners aged pre-16 and above.

What are the key things you'll learn?

This qualification is aimed at those individuals wishing to develop an understanding of photographic processes and the photo imaging industry. The qualification will also allow learners to understand how to manipulate images and explore in detail one of the following areas of photography:

  • dark room
  • studio
  • location
  • commercial
  • documentary
  • experimental and alternative processes

How you will learn

This qualification consists of 3 core units:

  • Unit 01 Explore photographic equipment, techniques materials and resources (4 credits)
  • Unit 02 Develop and adapt photographic ideas (4 credits)
  • Unit 03 Introduction to the photo imaging industry (4 credits) and 7 optional units:
  • Unit 04 Darkroom processing and printing (8 credits)
  • Unit 05 Studio photography (8 credits)
  • Unit 06 Location photography (8 credits)
  • Unit 07 Commercial photography (8 credits)
  • Unit 08 Documentary photography (8 credits)
  • Unit 09 Experimental and alternative process photography (8 credits)
  • Unit 10 Presenting a portfolio of photographic images (8 credits)

Where could this course take you?

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to:

  • NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Photography
  • NCFE Level 3 Diploma in Photography
  • NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Art and Design
  • NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Creative Craft

It may also be useful to those studying qualifications in the Arts, Media and Publishing sector. Average salary £18k +

What costs will you incur?

Course Fees 200 hundred pounds

Students will need:
1) Lever Arch File
2)Poly pockets
3) USB stick