Why an Integrated Foundation Stage? An Integrated Foundation Stage starts your degree studies with a year spent learning the skills required to progress onto a full honours degree. Alongside an introduction to Photography, you will develop valuable study skills, communication, team work and problem-solving techniques which help to build your confidence and prepare you for the rest of your course. Why Photography? Our Photography degree is a wide-ranging course, which allows you to explore the possibilities of photography as a creative medium and turn you passion into an exciting career path. You’ll examine still and moving photography, exhibition work, installations and curation, while developing expert technical and artistic skills along with a rich professional portfolio of work. With opportunities to gain experience with organisations such as Magnum in New York, Superdry, Photoworks Magazine, the Ashmolean Museum, the Whitechapel Gallery and Capture the Event photography (who covered the 2012 Olympics), our graduates stand out from the competition. There is even the chance to visit international festivals such as the Delhi Photo Festival and Paris Photo (additional costs may apply, see course web page for details). You’ll draw on the expertise of experienced lecturers, including award-winning photographers. Follow in the footsteps of previous students who have won international awards and make the most of our links with renowned galleries to showcase your own work. You’ll take advantage of dedicated photography facilities such as traditional wet darkroom processing labs, large studios, industry-standard computers and an extensive range of cameras, along with state-of-the-art software spanning all forms of image manipulation and film, video and animation. The course also benefits from affiliation with AOP (the Association of Photographers). Why University of Gloucestershire? At University of Gloucestershire, we’ve been encouraging students to meet every ambition since 1847. Join us and you’ll benefit from a wide range of courses and professional-standard facilities in the beautiful, dynamic surroundings of Cheltenham and Gloucester. Our vibrant and tight-knit community is alive with ideas. Become part of University of Gloucestershire and enjoy a diverse range of sports clubs, societies and activities whilst making friends for life and securing valuable professional connections. Our ambition is boundless. Experienced lecturers promote a real-world ethos and treat our students as more than just a number. Alongside our strong support system, guest speakers, networking events and influential partnerships will help you prepare for life after graduation, whether that be in a successful career in your field or onto further study. Students never tire of finding inspiration here in the unique county of Gloucestershire – innovation and bravery thrive here. Cheltenham and Gloucester offer the best of city and country living, with the rolling hills of the Cotswolds paired with vibrant nightclubs and stunning parks in the bustling town and city centres. After the course Your story doesn’t end with us at graduation. We support our graduates to balance purpose with ambition, and 95% of University of Gloucestershire graduates are in work or further study within six months of completing their course*. *Graduate Outcomes Survey published 2022 and based on 2019/20 leavers. Experience an open day Book yourself a place at a University of Gloucestershire open day at www.glos.ac.uk/BookAnOpenDay. Our open days have been designed to inform you, inspire you, and help you make the right decision about your next step. It’s your chance to see the university for yourself, get a real insight into what we're about and meet your potential course tutors and lecturers. Our friendly student ambassadors will also be on hand to show you round your campus.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
We welcome international students from around the world. Studying in the UK can be a great experience allowing you to meet new people, try new things and experience a new country. Come and join us: http://www.glos.ac.uk/study/international/Pages/international-students.aspx
Grade 4/C in GCSE English Language and Mathematics (or equivalent) are normally required.
Additional entry requirements
English language requirements
International students will need to produce evidence of an acceptable score on an approved English language test such as IELTS. We run pre-sessional English language courses to help you prepare for undergraduate or postgraduate study.
English Language requirements
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
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