Digital Photography - City & Guilds 7511-01 Level 3

In Preston

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Course Content: You will look at: Digital Photography. Camera Use. Composition. Filters & Effects. Exploring Different Types of Photography. Advanced Digital Imaging in relation to photography. Use of Aperture image control software. Studio Lighting (control & effect). Raw image processing. During the course you will complete three projects.




Preston (Lancashire)
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Moor Park Avenue,, PR1 6AS


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To take into account

This course is for people aged 19 or over. A level 2 qualification is needed to enroll on this course. Learners will need access to a digital camera with fully manual controls, eg, digital SLR or any camera that has aperture and shutter speed controls.

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Course programme

Digital Photography - City & Guilds 7511-01 Level 3

Course ID:

Visual & Performing Arts

This course will help you understand digital photography/imaging and its applications. The qualification is one of the best known in the sector, enabling you to produce a high standard of work and understand the underlying principles which affect all photographic and digital imaging. It is a Level 3 qualification (equivalent to A level). All classes will take place on Wednesday evenings, 6-9 pm, in specialist facilities at the beautiful Park Campus, which is a centre of excellence for creative arts.

Study Mode & Location:
This one year part-time evening course for one year for 3 hours per week. It will be held at Preston College Park Campus, Moor Park Avenue, Preston, PR1 6AP.

Course Content:
Course Content: You will look at:

  • Digital Photography
  • Camera Use
  • Composition
  • Filters & Effects
  • Exploring Different Types of Photography
  • Advanced Digital Imaging in relation to photography
  • Use of Aperture image control software
  • Studio Lighting (control & effect)
  • Raw image processing

During the course you will complete three projects.

You will be assessed on course work only.

Careers & Progression Opportunities:
Successful completion of this award may allow progression to higher level qualifications such as degree courses.

How To Apply
You will need to have an informal interview with a Adult Admissions Adviser.
Many courses have limited places so please enquire as soon as possible. Following interview, the earliest you may enrol is mid-June.

Money Matters
Depending upon your circumstances, you may be able to study for FREE or at a reduced price.

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Opening Hours:
Mon-Thur 9am-7.30pm (9am-5pm during College holidays)
Fri 9.30am-4.30pm

The information contained in this leaflet was correct at the time of production. Preston College however, reserves the right to alter or amend the details contained in this leaflet. This course will run subject to sufficient student numbers.

Digital Photography - City & Guilds 7511-01 Level 3

Price on request