Next Steps in Digital Photography
Digital & IT
What is the course about?
If you have a passion for photography, this course will help expand your existing skills and knowledge. Alternatively, if you have upgraded your DSLR camera and want to discover which features you will get the most use from, then this course will be suitable for you.
Why should I choose the course?
If you own a DSLR camera, have some prior knowledge of digital photography, and want to improve on your knowledge to get the best out of your camera and move out of the auto settings, this course is perfect for you.
What will I learn?
The course will show you the potential of your own DSLR camera and how to access and use the individual features and settings. From the point and shoot type cameras to the DSLR, you will learn how to get the most out of your camera using the best settings and experimenting with other photographic equipment.
- Have a further understanding of photographic terms and uses for photographic equipment and lenses
- Take animal photography
- Take HDR pictures
- Learn how to print and present your pictures (including printers and printer maintenance)
- Learn how to work with apertures
- Learn how to work with shutter speeds.
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.
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 this course. You must have, or have access to, a camera and have some knowledge of digital photography.
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 please contact Learner Services on 01925 494400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Are there any additional costs associated with the course?
There are no additional costs associated with 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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