Advanced One-day Course

Course information sheet

Fees: Standard £ 42 Conc £18 Full £56 * Enrol online for standard fee payers only

Day Time Weeks Centre Start End Code Enroll
Saturday 10:30 - 15:30 1 MAC 08/06/2019 08/06/2019 AC3301

What will the course cover?

In this course you will consolidate and further develop your photographic skills and techniques including the use of lenses, filters and other accessories as well as looking closely at composition.

Who is the course for?

Generally this is aimed at the more experienced photographer who wants to be pushed to a higher level.

What skills, knowledge or experience do I need to start this course?

You should have a good understanding of the fundamental workings of your camera, identify lenses and when to use a specific lens for a particular situation. Be able to download images to a computer. A digital SLR camera is required to get the best from the course, however bridge & advanced compact cameras are also acceptable.

What should I be able to do by the end of the course?

Be competent with using specific functions and controls on your camera. The ability to use camera functions to achieve the desired results. Demonstrate the ability to frame your photographs well to achieve a pleasing composition.

How is the course organised?

In the classroom-group and individual practical sessions. Location shoot-time and weather permitting.

What extra study or practice is expected outside of the class?

Practice taking photos to help understand the techniques covered to enable progression onto The Advanced Photography full term course.

How will my progress be assessed?

Feedback from tutor and on your one day course documentation.

What can I expect to go on to after this course?

The Intermediate or The Advanced Photography full term courses.

Are there any other costs and what do I need to bring?

You will be required to bring: a camera, lens, memory, battery, instruction manual, USB stick and a note pad.

What support is available?

Help with literacy or numeracy is available through the basic education programme and the ESOL programme offers help for speakers of other languages. Additional support can be provided for students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities. Details of all available support can be found on our website (, in the Guide and the Student handbook, or from teaching or Reception staff.