Introduction to Digital Photography
Digital & IT
What is the course about?
This course is suitable for anyone looking to upgrade to a DSLR camera and wanting to test the features, or for those who have a passion for photography and want to expand on existing knowledge of the subject.
Why should I choose the course?
If you own a DSLR camera and you want to improve on your knowledge to get the best out of your camera, then this course is ideal for you.
What will I learn?
The course will show you the potential of your own camera and how to access and use the individual features and settings.
Using your DSLR camera, you will learn how to get the most out of your camera using the best settings and experimenting with other photographic equipment.
You will learn how to take a good portrait, how to use multiple settings, how to take pictures in lowlight and much more.
You will be informally assessed by the tutor with the completion of set tasks, and you will have the opportunity to self-assess your weekly progress using an individual learning plan. You will also complete a mini portfolio of handouts.
What will the course lead on to?
We offer a huge variety of part-time adult courses to help you upskill, secure a promotion, get to university, or even meet new friends. From higher education and professional courses to leisure courses, we will have something right for you. Please contact our Learner Services Team for more information.
Are there any links with industry and university?
During the course you may meet at another venue to take a range of photographs to enhance your portfolio.
What support is available?
We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.
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Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?
Here at Warrington & Vale Royal College we have a team of dedicated, experienced staff who can share their extensive knowledge and skills with you. Learning in a friendly and inclusive environment, you will be fully supported to achieve your goals
What are the entry requirements?
No previous qualifications are needed to enrol on to this course, but you must have access to a camera.
What are my funding options?
If you are in receipt of benefits or a low income you may be entitled to fee remission. For information on funding contact our Learner Services Team on 01925 494400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Are there any additional costs associated with the course?
There are no additional costs to the course.
You are required to bring your own DSLR camera to the course. The course is not suitable for the camera feature on mobile phones.
The college is unable to provide information or help regarding purchasing your own camera.
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