EKC Group

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Art and Design (Photography)

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Course summary

This course encourages you to develop the knowledge and skills required to be a professional photographer. Projects blend creative and technical skills, including the exploration of fashion, reportage and location photography. You will explore traditional analogue processes and digital technology, experiencing a wide range of photographic methods and techniques. Importantly, the course also looks to enhance your creative use of visual language and wider understanding of photography through a self-directed research project and studies that prepare you for professional work. As you progress through the course, you will be encouraged to choose the direction of your project. This will be supported by individual and group tutorials, seminars, lectures, studio work and practical workshops, where you will work in an experimental and critical environment, learning with an expert course team, and benefiting from visiting lecturers and collaborating with industry practitioners on live projects. Yearly study trips include locations such as, Amsterdam, Berlin, Switzerland & South Africa.

Course details


Modules Include: Professional Development Contextual Studies Individual Project – Pearson Set Techniques & Processes Lighting for Photography Photographic Processes Darkroom Techniques Visual Narratives Professional Practice Applied Practice Collaborative Project – Pearson Set Advanced Photographic Studies Workflows and Management Art Direction Material Selection and Specification

How to apply

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Canterbury College
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Mature Students who do not fit this profile but have relevant experience are welcomed on the programme.

Additional entry requirements


English language requirements

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IELTS (Academic)5.5

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6000 Year 1
Scotland £6000 Year 1
Wales £6000 Year 1

Additional fee information

EU fees to be confirmed
Art and Design (Photography) at EKC Group - UCAS