A Level


Course Overview

Photography is an ideal subject for creative people. The course suits people wishing to pursue a path in Photography, Art and Media.

Over the two years students study a diverse range of techniques and processes both in the traditional darkroom setting, in the studio and in digital areas.

You will be encouraged to explore and experiment utilising a wide range of experiences and opportunities in order to develop into a strong, independent, creative person.


Coursework (60%) Controlled Assessment (40%)

Duration: 2 years
Entry requirements:

Standard entry requirements.

Exam board: Eduqas

An estimated cost of £150 per year for equipment plus optional visits. You will need a DSLR camera for this course.

Programme leader:

Sarah Wilson

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In photography you will develop many transferable skills that can be applied in various career progressions. You may wish to become a trainee photographer.

Higher education

Past students have progressed to academic or vocational degrees including photography, photo journalism, fine art, fashion photography, the film industry and forensic science.

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