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Online College Of Art & Design

Payment Plan - Level 3 Photography Diploma - Ofqual Code 500/8469/0


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Course Overview

    • Entry Requirements: 16 years or older. No formal qualifications required. A keen interest in photography and a strong desire to succeed is expected.
    • Part-time programs are available all year around - enroling now
    • Full-time programs are available each September - Limited places so apply now to avoid disappointment
    • Requirements: Broadband connection / basic art materials
    • Accreditation: ABC Awards
    • OFQUAL Regulated: Yes (Ofqual number 500/8469/0)
    • Progression: Foundation Diploma in Photography (You can choose your specialism, Journalism,
  • fashion, landscape, studio, products many more..)
  • UCAS application supported: Yes
  • Portfoilo support: Yes
  • Tuition: Face to face, one to one - unlimited

Level 3 Diploma In Photography - (Fully Accredited Ofqual Code 500/8469/0) Get Qualified! - ENROLLING NOW!

So you want to become a Photographer but lack confidence and experience. This course is ideal for intermediates to advanced who want to explore the medium of photography while achieveing a nationally recognised qualification.You will also receive valuable advice on how to get started as a professional photographer. If you are a beginner see Level 2 Certificate course - click here. Run by an energetic and enthusiastic team of lecturers who are practicing photographers the course will extend your confidence and creativity with the camera.You will be guided through the essential skills and knowledge required to pass this NQF level 3 qualification.   

How It Works

Students receive access to our online college site where they can access and work through their course. Lessons / tasks are listed along with supporting resources, videos for skills development, step by step tutorials etc. Photographs of students' completed work are uploaded to their college e portfolio for marking and written feedback on how to progress. Additionally students are invited to discuss with an experienced and qualified personal tutor their progress and receive verbal feedback, encouragement and support. Students may also benefit from relationships with their fellow online students as they can view profiles and comment on each others' art work if they wish. 


Formative as courses progress and summative at the end of units and the course. Your Final Major Project will be assessed externally by the exam board and this will decide your final grade. You will be kept informed every step of the way on how to improve your work.

Structure Of The Course

You will be supported through the following units:

Mandatory Units

  • K/601/3516 Photographic Project Planning Implementation and Review - Mandatory Unit

  • R/601/2568 Context and History of Photography - Mandatory Unit

  • A/601/2614 Presenting Photographic Images - Mandatory Unit

Mandatory Option Units (learners must achieve one unit from this group)

  • F/601/2548 35mm Camera Techniques

  • R/601/2571 Digital photo imaging techniques

Option Units (learners must achieve three units from this group)

  • D/601/2573 Documentary Photography

  • F/601/2579 Large Format Photographic Techniques

  • A/601/2581 Location Fashion Photography

  • M/601/2609 Photojournalism

  • J/601/2616 Studio Photography

  • J/601/3619 Employment and Freelancing in the Creative Industries

You will develop a range of practical skills with regard to identifying key features and functionality of the camera, appropriate accessories for particular genre of photographic application, working to a project brief and professional presentation of your portfolio.

Your personal tutor will also help you identify progression opportunities as they will get to know you and your work very well.



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