Humanities & Social Science,
CoursePhotography with Video Foundation Degree (FdA)
Reasons to study Photography with Video Foundation at Leicester College:
Closely linked to current industrial and commercial practice
Enhances the skills and knowledge of practising photographers and video makers
Gives the opportunity to progress to the final year of the DMU Photography and Video BA (Hons)
This course gives you the opportunity to further develop and explore your abilities in photographic and video practice. Your skills will be developed through practical assignments that are linked to current industrial and commercial practice. You will also produce a portfolio of work that demonstrates your creativity in contemporary imaging technology.
The course is an excellent opportunity to pursue Higher Education study in photography or video-related subjects. It also allows practising photographers and video makers to gain a professional qualification while working in the industry. On this course, you will study a range of topics including the histories of lens-based media, photographic techniques and photography in the digital environment. The course has a strong emphasis on testing the industrial abilities of our learners. In previous years we have won various national competitions including the MTV, Fujifilm and Ilford Harman Student Photographer Awards. We've also had students shortlisted for The Times Young Photographer Of The Year and the Association Of Photography awards.