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Photography — Level 2 Diploma

Course information

The programme is a practical vocational course. It is intended for applicants that have a specialist interest in photography and in particular digital photography. The course is based on the UAL Level 2 Diploma programme in Art & Design with the specialism of photography and the aim is to develop skills in photography and imaging to enable students to create a portfolio of professional work.
The course delivered through a number of internally assessed unit and a final major project at the end of the academic year. Students participate in educational visits and work experience opportunities in addition to displaying their final outcomes and achievement in the end of year show in a prestigious city centre venue.

This course leads to...

Diploma/Extended Diploma in Photography or other related sectors such as Art & Design, Digital Graphics, Fashion or Media.

Entry Requirements

Level 1 Qualification or 3 GCSE's at Grade 3/D or equivalent. Students are also required to attend an interview and demonstrate an interest in the specialist field and bring along a portfolio of work.

Why study with us?

All our programmes are taught by experienced tutors within specialist workshops and studios to include photographic studios and darkrooms.
Students participate in educational visits and work on live briefs throughout the course. They also participate in work experience opportunities to develop their photographic portfolio. Student exhibit their work throughout the academic year in prestigious venues within the City centre.
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Further Information...

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Course ID: 163432

Course Year: 21/22

Course Duration: 1 Year


If you are 16-18 years old at the start of your course, studying at The City of Liverpool College is free.

Aged 19 or over and unemployed or earning less than £18,135 a year? You may also qualify to join this course for free. To find out more, contact our admissions team on 0151 252 3000 or at

Fee for21/22 is 2710.00
In future years this fee may be subject to change.

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