COURSE OVERVIEW

This wide ranging and innovative course will give you the opportunity to open the door to the creative world of photography. Photographs are, as everyone knows, part of everyday life. This wide ranging and innovative course will give you the opportunity to engage with the language of photography via a series of assignments specifically written to broaden your outlook. The list of potential subjects is almost endless, as are the learning prospects on this course.

FURTHER DETAILS

You will explore the full range of darkroom and digital techniques (including moving image and camera-less photography), giving a thorough understanding of the possibilities of their uses. Alongside a technical understanding, research and experimentation is greatly encouraged. Students will also explore the work of both commercial and fine art photographers, typically, through educational visits and visiting photographers. The course will expand your imagination and skills through workshops delivered by industry professionals, whilst getting full support for progression into higher education or the many varied roles within the photographic industry. The official title of this course is UAL Extended Diploma in Art and Design, this is what will be printed on the certificate at the end of the course. It has the equivalent UCAS points to that of studying 3 A-Levels. The awarding body for this course is UAL: University of the Arts London Awarding Body.

'There are so many great facilities are available to all the students, more than I thought there would be!'

GEORGINA HUGILL -SECOND YEAR STUDENT

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

DURATION - 2 YEARS

A minimum of four GCSEs at C/4 or above including Maths and English at grade D/3, plus a portfolio of work.

Final grades will give the following maximum UCAS points score of:

STUDENT WORK

You will explore the full range of darkroom and digital techniques

STUDENT PROFILE

GEORGINA HUGILL

What are you going to do after college?
I’m wanting to go into Media and Communications.

Can you tell us something about your course that you didn’t know before coming here? There’s so many courses which cover a wide range of things, it’s not just basic art, there’s so much choice.


What’s your favourite thing about CCAD? There are so many great facilities are available to all the students, more than I thought there would be!

What do you enjoy most about your course? There are lots of options and choices available to do on the course. It’s not just basic photography!

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