New College Lanarkshire


Motherwell Campus


This course takes the knowledge you have already gained in previous studies and allows you to develop the relevant skills for you to move onto the next stage of study or career.

Your year will have a specific focus on practical, project-based work where you determine the brief. You will have creative control over the scope of your work and be supported by an experienced team of lecturers. You will also learn how to promote your work through the use of an online blog, in person networking and social media.

There will be opportunities to work on live projects with both internal and external clients. Field trips will form part of the research and development for your photographic projects.

Please note: You are required to have appropriate equipment; this can be discussed with the course tutor.

You will undertake projects in the following areas:

Fashion; Documentary photography; Photojournalism; Advertising; Advanced image editing using Adobe Creative Suite; Exhibition; Stock photography; Social photography; Graded unit.

Entry Requirements

HNC Photography

Progression Routes

BA (Hons) Photography Degree at several Scottish Universities

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

36 weeks


Film, TV and Photography

SCQF Level