Photography at Bedford College Group - UCAS

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Course summary

The HNC Photography course looks at vocational photographic practice and how to implement it within real-world scenarios. The course covers a range of genres, encouraging exploration into a broad range of disciplines around image creation. Through the use of the cameras’ manual settings, technical application and photographic theory, the HNC Photography course builds ability and confidence whilst promoting independent realisation of projects and tasks to a high standard. Through the development of personal creative approaches, Students are encouraged and aided in pursuing project ideas independently and network to build industry links for the development of their career path. The course benefits from expert tuition from a working photographer with long-standing industry experience and achievements Healthy mixture of vocational and creative practice taught, with a view to spring boarding students into industry through vocational insights and networks Students learn in a casual environment with contemporary equipment (cameras/lighting/macs/software) Student input used to generate topics covered


A1: Concept and Development A2: Creative Project Advertising Photography, Documentary Photography, Narrative-based Image Making, People-based Photography, Outdoor Imagery, Location Photography Techniques, Vocational Practice, Self-directed project

Assessment method

Continuous assessment through project completion, questioning strategies and 1-1 discussions

How to apply

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Central Bedfordshire College
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Level 3 in Creative a specialism

Additional entry requirements


You will require an interview for this course


You will be required to show a portfolio of creative work

Student Outcomes

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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

Fees subject to change Materials Printing: Approximately £500, Software: Creative Cloud License £16 p/m (equipped on all campus Macs), Laptop PC or Mac for your study that is compatible with Creative Cloud, Optional trips: £300+
Photography at Bedford College Group - UCAS