HNC/HND Photography

The Photography HNC/HND course provides an introduction into a wide range of photographic disciplines, allowing you to enter whichever aspect of the photography industry you wish. This introductory programme is well-suited to school leavers looking to gain a position in the industry or those hoping to study photography at university.

Over two years you will, in turn, concentrate on a number of different elements of photography. These include: studio photography, location photography, photojournalism and digital postproduction. The broad variety of modules will help you discover which area of photography you are particularly passionate about and we will offer the career guidance you need to pursue that passion professionally.

The course is aimed at students wanting to develop a career in various strands of the photography industry such as Portraiture, Editorial, Advertising, Conceptual/Fine Art, Fashion, Documentary and Photojournalism. Our students also develop skills that can enable them to develop careers in a wide range of related industries such as Arts Administration, Education, Media Practice and research and much more.

We foster a creative and professionally focused environment for each student to ensure that the knowledge acquired, contributes to the brokering of new connections and an empowering career. Through our curriculum and the diversity within the classroom and student community, you can enjoy a dynamic, creative and culturally inspiring education. Experience an interdisciplinary, discursive and innovative approach to Higher Education that involves the fostering of an enterprising and entrepreneurial spirit.

Course Requirements

Higher National Certificates (1 Year)
  • Minimum age: 18
  • Four or five GCSEs (Grades A*-C, (4) or above) or Level 2 qualification equivalent
  • Typically, two A-levels (D or above), BTEC National Diploma or any NARIC recognised equivalence. Every application is considered on an individual basis.
  • English proficiency: IELTS 5.5 (with minimum 5.0 for each component) or equivalent (CEFR Level B2)
  • Mature applicants: (over 21) are considered subject to satisfactory literacy and numeracy, work experience (if applicable). All applicants will be required to attend an interview and complete a creativity task.
  • *This course will only run if there is a sufficient level of interest to ensure a satisfactory student experience and outcome.
Higher National Diplomas (1 Year)
  • Minimum age: 18
  • Four or five GCSEs (Grades A*-C, (4) or above) or Level 2 qualification equivalent
  • Typically, two A-levels (D or above), BTEC National Diploma or any NARIC recognised equivalence. Every application is considered on an individual basis.
  • Full Higher National Certificate (RQF) in a related subject.
  • English proficiency: IELTS 5.5 (with minimum 5.0 for each component) or equivalent (CEFR Level B2)
  • All applicants will be required to attend an interview and complete a creativity task.
  • *This course will only run if there is a sufficient level of interest to ensure a satisfactory student experience and outcome.

Duration

  • HNC First Year
  • HND Second Year
Program taught in:
  • English

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Last updated August 5, 2019
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Oct 2019
Duration
1 - 2 years
Full-time
Price
6,200 GBP
UK/EU (SFE Funding Available)
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