What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
CD - DDD
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 56-72 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offersNot Available
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£6,000
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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The course gives you the practical and critical experience you need for degree-level education. It's an ideal route onto the BA (Hons) Photography programme. The emphasis initially is on experimentation and exploration using a variety of techniques and processes.
Students are given a strong grounding in the principles and practice of photography; they explore a variety of lens-based media through contemporary and traditional ways of working; the year is structured to give students the skills and confidence they need and to prepare them for year 1 on the undergraduate programme; the emphasis initially is on experimentation and exploration using a variety of techniques and processes; students work on assignments on location and in the studio; they are shown how to use a camera, how to be a creative image-maker, and how to print their images to a high standard; studentsâ?? work is supported by a hands-on technical module and skills workshops, introducing them to a variety of cameras, lighting and post-production methods; as a complement to practice, students study the history of photography, where it has come from, where it is now and where it is going; they are encouraged to articulate their ideas and develop a personal approach to their work.
The University of Cumbria has multiple campuses - from Carlisle to London! - each offering a unique learning experience which enables students to have that small campus feel but be part of a bigger university community. With strong focus on vocational learning, it is 2nd in the UK for graduate employability with 97% in employment or further study within six months.
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What do the numbers say for
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What do students think about this subject here?
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Start building a picture of who you could be studying with by taking a look at the profile of people that have studied this subject here in previous years.
UK / Non-UK
Male / Female
Full-time / Part-time
Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
Most popular subjects students studied before attending
Here's an idea of the academic background of students from previous years, to give you a flavour of the type of people who take this subject.
Art and Design
What are graduates doing after six months?
Here’s what students are up after they graduate from studying this subject here. We’ve analysed the employment rate and salary figures so you can see at a glance whether they’re high, typical or low compared to graduates in this subject from other universities. Remember the numbers are only measured only six months after graduation and can be affected by the economic climate - the outlook may be different when you leave uni. What do graduate employment figures really tell you?