James Watt College

HND Photography

James Watt College
In Kilwinning

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Typology HND
Location Kilwinning (Scotland)
  • HND
  • Kilwinning (Scotland)
Description

This course will enable you to develop the skills and knowledge needed to enter the world of professional photography. Taught by staff with extensive industry experience, the course combines a high level of practical work with industry practice and theory and is well equipped with professional equipment and software.

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Location

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Kilwinning (North Ayrshire)
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James Watt College Of Further & Higher Education North Ayrshire Campus Lauchlan Way, KA13 6DE

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· Requirements

Two Higher grade passes, preferably English, and two Standard Grades/Intermediate 2 passes or a suitable group of SQA modules. Some applicants may be admitted without formal qualifications. All applicants are required to bring examples of their photographic work to an information session.

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Course programme

HND Photography

Course Aims:
This course will enable you to develop the skills and knowledge needed to enter the world of professional photography. Taught by staff with extensive industry experience, the course combines a high level of practical work with industry practice and theory and is well equipped with professional equipment and software.

Course Content:
As HNC Photography plus:, · Photojournalism · Creative Industries: An Introduction, · Art & Design Context · Location Stock · Advertising, · Image Editing 2 · Documentary · Getting Started in, Business · Fashion · Exhibition · Graded Unit 2

Progression Opportunities:
Candidates can progress to the PDA Photography offered at Stevenson, College and Glasgow Metropolitan College or to degree programmes, such as the BA Photography offered at both Napier University and the, University of Cumbria.

Career Potential:
Employment opportunities within a wide range of creative and media, related fields including social, commercial, advertising, fashion and, press photography, magazine and book publishing, medical and, forensic photography, marketing and PR, television, web and multimedia.

Course Assessment:
Knowledge and skills are assessed in a variety of ways, primarily, connected with project-based work. Candidates undertake a Graded, Unit designed to provide evidence that the principal aims of the, qualification have been achieved.


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