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Photographic Studies

Course Code(s):  6M3732
QQI Award Code:  6M3732 Photography
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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St. John's Central College

St. John's Central College
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Course overview

Course Code 6M3732
QQI Award Code 6M3732 Photography
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

The Second Year QQI Level 6 programme is designed to provide an advanced understanding of the photographic medium.

Students progress through a series of workshops and lectures aimed at increasing their perceptive awareness which culminates in the individuals ability to apply advanced techniques to concept thereby producing visually successful and articulate work. This educational process also prepares future photographers to eloquently express their work practice when necessary.

What will you Study?

Directorial Photography (incorporating Critical Theory)
History of Photography
Documentary Photography
Creative Darkroom
The Art of Colour Photography
Digital Photography
Communications
Work Experience
Important Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands. Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.

Progression to CAO Courses

Higher Education Links Scheme (HELS)

This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

To view CAO courses to which any Major Award (including this one) provides a possible Progression route, click below:

CAO with Any QQI Major Award

To view additional CAO courses which this specific course may lead to, click on one of the Award Codes below:

Old FETAC Code New QQI Code
EPHOT 6M3732

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Related Career Sectors

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Art, Craft & Design
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National Statistics for this Award (All Ireland)

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