Level 2 Award Creative Digital Industries (Graphics, Media & Photography)

Information and Communication Technology

Information and Communication Technology
Information and Communication Technology
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code R03SPL2CDG102
Qualification Type National Award (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time

Overview

The Media, Photography, and Graphics Level 2 course will provide you with an insight into all aspects of media, photography and graphic Design, and allow you to develop your practical skills.

The studio-based course will enable you to develop your individual design skills through a series of design projects; encouraging the development of ideas, experimentation with visual language and acquisition of technical skills.

You will be introduced to the work of key historical and contemporary photographers, filmmakers, artists and designers, which will influence and inform your personal and creative development. Through a varied and exciting range of different assignments, you will start to develop your own visual language and build a creative portfolio.

You will work on numerous projects incorporating all of the skills listed below. This may include simulated live client briefs, work experience and personal projects. You will produce work to be exhibited at the end of the year and will be encouraged to enter your work into national competitions.

Details

You will study a range of topics including:
  • Studio photography
  • Experimental photography
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Darkroom practice
  • Digital photography
  • Location photography
  • Visual and audio projects
  • You will create a professional portfolio for progression onto one of our level 3 courses
  • Video production
  • Media techniques
  • Creation and editing
  • Audio skills
  • Advertising, branding and logo design,
  • Online design, magazine layout & typography

How will it be delivered?

Your course assessments may include:
  • A range of tutor assessed practical assignments
  • A portfolio to demonstrate practical performance

Your next steps...

  • Level 3 Photography
  • Level 3 Media
  • Level 3 Graphics