Course overviewThis vocational hands-on course is tailored for those who wish to pursue a career within the Creative Industry, specifically Photography or Digital Media. Focusing on technical and conceptual knowledge, the course enables learners to prepare a high quality and individual portfolio for entry onto higher education programmes or directly into industry / employment.
You will cover a range of modules over a two year, full-time course. The course normally runs over three days within the college week. All students are expected to give significant time to their studies outside college. Real world work experience opportunities will be part of your programme as will independent study.
What else do I need to know?Learner Enrichment is at the core of the two-year course, with various trips organised each year to visit galleries and exhibitions in London, Birmingham, Manchester and Liverpool. Residential trips abroad to destinations including Berlin or Barcelona are possible. Learners have the ability to earn 100% from stock photography site Alamy.com, visiting photographers also provide industry knowledge – from world renowned photographers Brian Griffin and Andy Rouse.
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College Maintenance Allowance (CMA): Anyone with a household income under £23,000 can receive up to £20 per week financial support to help pay for travel and meals and meet the costs of essential trips, books, stationery and equipment. The payments will be subject to full attendance on your course. A range of other financial support is available, depending on your personal circumstances. For more details visit www.nscg.ac.uk/finance
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Creative Arts, Film & Media
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