BTEC National Diploma in Photography

1. Qualification details

Qualification name BTEC National Diploma in Photography
Qualification level Level 3
Awarding organisation Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)
Course type Full time
Course start date 03 September 2020
Additional price description state school
Attendance pattern Daytime/working hours

2. Course description

Photography - (Drawing with light), involves exploring a range of processes using lens and light based media including digital imaging, scanning and experimental darkroom processes.

If you are creative, good at design and considering a career in a creative field this course would be good for you. You should be a practical person who is happy to extend their studies outside of the classroom and work with independent frame of mind.

3. Entry requirements

To take 3 A Levels at Allerton Grange you require English Language at Grade 4 or above and grades 9-4 in at least 4 other subjects. Photography specific requirements English Language Grade 4, Maths Grade 4. Creative arts background is desirable but not essential.

4. Equipment required

No equipment required

5. Assessment method

You will be assessed through a mixture of coursework and exam work. 
Year 12 - Component 1 - Internally Set Assignment A sustained and focused investigation involving a variety of photographic techniques. You will be asked to work in front of and behind the camera, demonstrating a wide range of skills. Year 13 - Continuation of Component 1 - Personal Investigation Your personal choice of practical work on a chosen theme.
Component 2 - Externally Set Assignment

6. Venue

Name Allerton Grange School
Address Talbot Avenue
LS17 6SF
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7. Other dates and venues

Venue Start date Options
No other date or venue available