Lambeth College - L2 UAL Diploma in Art and Design, Photography

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The Level 2 Diploma in Art & Design, Photography provides students with the opportunity to explore the materials, methods and processes that support art and design activities within the world of photography. Learners will explore techniques, media and different applications of photography, grounding their abilities to capture and express ideas and forms through cameras and image construction. They will specifically develop skills in camera capture, studio set-up and lighting, location photography, analogue and darkroom practices and digital manipulation; they will additionally explore the photography industry, learning what potential lies within this pathway and what they must do to prepare for that future.

Entry Criteria

Our minimum entry criteria may be altered at any stage up to and including enrolment. All offers are subject to a successful interview and completion of an initial and diagnostic assessment.
For some of the programmes we offer you will require:
4 GCSE qualifications at or above grade D or 3, or equivalent level 1 vocational qualification.
Other requirements:
Successful completion of at least 2-4 GCSEs at C or better,
Ideally have Maths and English achieved at entry level or, preferably, L1,
Review of portfolio, ideally showing some attempts with moderate success in the subject area.
Please enquire for more information.

Career Opportunities

Digital Designer
Photographer for events
Fine art Photographer
Portrait Artist
Forensic photographer
Wild-life Photographer
Continuity Photographer
Magazine house Photographer
Graphic Designer
Art Director
Fashion branding

  • Awarding body, assessment method and more

    Study Pathways

    L3 UAL Diploma in Art and Design (year 1/1)
    L3 UAL Diploma in Art and Design - Photography (year 1/1)

    Assessment Method

    Assignment and coursework
    Other asessment method(s): Observation of practical workshops and Final project outcomes.

    Learning Resources

    Depending on your chosen course there may be materials you will need to have in order to attend your studies. If you have any queries about required materials please check with us when you come in for interview or enrolment.

    Stationary, memory stick.

    Awarding Body

    University of the Arts London

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