Planit


Photography

Dumfries and Galloway College

Venues

Dumfries Campus

Content

The programme provides a broad foundation of photographic skills and experiences relating to studio, location, digital, film and traditional photography. The programme also develops experience of co-operative working, presentation, exhibition and self-promotion skills that can provide initial entry to employment within the photo-imaging sector or enhance current skills in the workplace.

You will undertake a range of integrated projects developing skills in traditional photography and image editing software.

Subjects studied will include the following: Camera Techniques, Lighting, Studio Photography, Portraiture, Location Photography, Analogue Processes, Digital Imaging, Creative Manipulation, Image Manipulation and File Optimisation. The course content is subject to change.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 5, preferably including English and Art and Design or Graphic Communication, or NQ Foundation Studies in Creative Industries. Interview and portfolio of work.

Progression Routes

HNC Photography

Start Date

August

Qualification

NQ

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Creative Industries

SCQF Level

6

Career Area

Art and Design

Career Sectors

3 Dimensional Design

Fashion or Textile Design

Fine Art or Graphic Design

Interior Design or Display

Photography