This course is designed to develop a foundation in the knowledge and skills required for progression to more advanced levels of study in photography. It is also suitable for those who wish to prepare themselves for initial entry to employment within the photo-imaging sector. Candidates will have opportunities to develop vocational and employability skills relevant for posts such as an assistant photographer or retail assistant.
Candidates will study a range of photographic disciplines. Key areas covered are: basic digital single reflex camera skills, digital file management, digital file manipulation and digital asset management, basic studio skills both in portraiture and still-life photography, close-up photographic techniques and portfolio production.
Basic digital single reflex camera skills; Digital file management; Digital file manipulation; Digital asset management; Basic studio skills both in portraiture and still-life photography; Close-up photographic techniques and portfolio production.
4 subjects at National 4 including English; or NQ Access to Creative Industries; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Interview.