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Pearson BTEC Level 4 HNC Diploma in Photography


Level 4


The course is designed to prepare students for a variety of careers across the photographic industry through gaining the skills and knowledge currently most in demand in industry. It will provide specific practical and professional skills, and transferable skills in analysis, organisation, design, teamwork, and communication. Throughout the year learners will have the opportunity to work on live projects from local businesses. Day trips are used to enhance learners skills and techniques.


Duration: Session dependent
Hours per Week: Session dependent
Total Hours: Session dependent
Day(s): Session dependent
Start Time: Session dependent
End Time: Session dependent

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Course Content

Modules include: Visual Communication in Art and Design; Ideas Generation and Development in Art and Design; Contextual and Cultural Referencing in Art and Design; Professional Practice in Art and Design; Studio Practice in Photography; Advertising Photography; Photography Techniques and Photographic Materials; Techniques and Technology.

Assessment Method

Assessment will be carried out by the use of coursework and practical assignments throughout the duration of the course. There are no formal examinations.

Progression Opportunities

The BTEC Level 4 HNC Diploma in Photography offers a progression route for learners to further study on a BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma in Photography. On successful completion of the course students may also progress to other universities to complete your degree.

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Entry Requirements

A Level Grade C or equivalent. AVCE, BTEC National, Leaving Cert Higher, Other related Level 3 qualifications including the Irish Leaving Certificate or equivalent. Four GCSE passes including Maths and English or equivalent. Refer to general entry requirements.

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Course Costs

Total Fee Session dependent
Reduced Fee Session dependent

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Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 11 September 2017
Time: 15:00–22:00
Fee: £560.00
Reduced Fee: £0.00
Places Available: 0
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