Art and Design (Photography) HNC/HND

  • Students

    Both digital and film-based photography are essential areas of visual language. The course focuses on the development and extension of existing skills and knowledge in the production of photography for digital media and print.

    There is an option to do a level 4 HNC in one year.

    "The development of learners’ technical skills and knowledge is excellent." (Ofsted, 2013)

    During the course you will be encouraged to develop both creative skills and individual style. The course will also encourage the development of commercial skills and knowledge.

     Studies may include a variety of techniques that may include -

    • Photographic Techniques
    • Visual Language
    • Silver-based Imaging
    • Digital Imaging
    • Studio Photography
    • Location Photography
    • Critical Paper
    • Specialist Practice
    • Independent Practice
    • Professional Development 

    If you need information about a loan for your fees and other related information try The Student Loan Company At application stage you will be prompted to apply via UCAS

    The UCAS codes are: HNC (9W29) HND (37C2).  The UCAS Institution Code for Gloucestershire College is G45.

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Art and Design (Photography) HNC/HND

Level 4



Start Date

September 2018 (TBC)

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What You Will Pay

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