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Our studio:

A time-lapse video of a typical afternoon in one zone of our photography studio. You will see the preparation for, and implementation of, a fashion shoot.

Duration: 56 seconds. Music: "Psychedelic Jazz" by Parov Stelar. Thank you to Parov Stelar for giving us permission to use this excerpt from his music.

Course description:

This course is offered at our Wheelwright Centre. This is an exciting and forward looking course that explores and focuses on all contemporary aspects of photography and prepares students for entry to their chosen area of the profession with a well-balanced curriculum of visual exploration and business based insight.

Your assignments will be delivered by experienced and well qualified tutors who will support you, as well as liaisons and insight with practicing professionals, to keep you in touch with the rapid developments and changes in the industry.

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Students gain employment in a diverse range of areas within the photographic industries.

Entry requirements:

We will consider appropriate A-levels, National Diploma, Foundation Diploma in Art and Design, Access to HE in Art and Design.

Mature students with appropriate experience will be considered, along with opportunities for APEL (Accreditation of Prior and Experiential Learning).

UCAS tariff points: 180




3 years (full time)

Contemporary Photographic Arts at Batley School of Art