Gain exposure to the captivating photography industry with our Photography Foundation Degree. You will study a range of photographic techniques and disciplines such as documentary, fashion, portraiture, fine art, or commercial. Our exciting programme offers work-based learning opportunities, practical experience, and insight from industry experts.
Pursue a personal specialism and actualise your career aspirations with our foundation degree programme. You will gain the technical knowledge of how to use a variety of cameras, and how to the most out of available and studio lighting. Practical learning is underpinned by photographic historical and contextual understanding.
As you progress through our programme, you will explore multiple aspects of photography, ranging from refining your ideas and concepts, to working in the industry. You will develop your creative vision and produce a professional portfolio capturing your talent. You will also visit art and photography festivals such as Liverpool Look Festival and Derby Format Festival.
We emphasise work-related learning so you’ll experience guest lecturers from industry speakers such as Tom Martin, Ian Beesley and Murat Özkasim. We also encourage international residential visits to engage with the international creative industry.