City of Glasgow College


City Campus


This highly competitive course provides you with the skills you need to start a career in photography or a related area within the creative industries. This is a practice-based course with projects both in the studio and on location. Alongside technical skills, you're encouraged to work on self-reflection and evaluation through class feedback sessions.

You'll have an opportunity to work independently on self-initiated projects and to develop your own photographic ideas and briefs.

With a broad range of experienced staff on hand and industry standard facilities, this course is an excellent opportunity for those with a keen interest in photography, who want to develop that interest through full-time study.

You'll continually update your photographic portfolio showcasing your most recent work.

Entry Requirements

Higher Photography plus English at National 5; or NQ Photography. Portfolio of work is required. Entry subject to interview.

Progression Routes

Advanced Diploma or degree level

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years


Fine Arts and Photography

SCQF Level


Career Area

Art and Design

Career Sectors

3 Dimensional Design

Fashion or Textile Design

Fine Art or Graphic Design

Interior Design or Display