Photography GCSE

Sussex Downs College

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Description

This is a mainly practical course, based on research, experimentation, production and evaluation with an emphasis on black and white photography and digital imaging. In addition, students are required to write ideas/evaluations and image analysis in a sketchbook and attend theory lectures.

Important information

Requirements: The standard College entry requirements for the programme you have chosen.

Government funding available

Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Eastbourne
Park College Kings Drive, BN21 2UN, East Sussex, England
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Lewes
Mountfield Road, BN7 2XH, East Sussex, England
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Course programme


Photography GCSE

Subject category:
Visual Arts

What will I study?
This is a mainly practical course, based on research, experimentation, production and evaluation with an emphasis on black and white photography and digital imaging. In addition, students are required to write ideas/evaluations and image analysis in a sketchbook and attend theory lectures.

Duration:
One year

Do I need any additional qualifications/ skills?
A strong interest in Art and Photography and an enthusiasm for images.

How will I be assessed?
Two units of coursework and a practical exam.

What can I do afterwards?
Progress to AS/A2 Photography if grade C or above is achieved.

Are there any additional costs involved?
Film, photographic paper, sketch books, visits to galleries etc. approx £50 per term. You will also need access to a 35mm SLR film camera and digital camera.

Location:
Lewes 6th Form College

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