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  • Start date:   March 2019
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 6
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    SCQF Level:   06


This module requires no previous photographic knowledge and allows participants to gain a better understanding of camera controls and Photoshop.


Participants are tasked to use specific techniques that create dynamic and visually interesting images, utilising the camera and Photoshop to create these images.

Through the creative process the participants will increase their knowledge of photography and associated software.

The module gives the participant techniques that can make their work stand out and have a more graphic content. Images created can be used conventionally and also in a more abstract way.

Start Date: 17/03/20
Days of Week:  Tuesday 
Time:  6.00-9.00pm
Duration:   11 weeks
Cost: £200

You can download an enrolment form here

You can read more about the enrolment process here

  • What the course includes

    This course will help you shoot digital pictures accurately,use Photoshop and improve your camera control.

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Why choose this course?

This course involves a creative process which will increase your knowledge of photography and associated software.

Entry Requirements

  • No formal qualifications required
  • No previous photographic knowledge is required
  • An interest in the subject is beneficial
  • International

    Where it leads


    • NQ Digital Imaging


    • Photography

Interview Arrangements

No interview is required.

Fees, Finance and Funding

ITA update:

Individual Training Account funding has now been closed to new Applicants as of 7th December 2018. Applicants should be able to apply again from April 2019, subject to Skills Development Scotland making new funds available. For more information on ITA and the rules and regulations surrounding them please visit


What options do I have for paying my course fees?

West Lothian College accept payment in full for all part time courses by Cash, Card, Bank Transfer or Cheque.


In response to the unforeseen withdrawal of ITA funding, West Lothian College have put in place an option for students to pay their course fees by instalments. This can be discussed with our Student Advice team at the time of your enrolment, and they will explain all the options and terms and conditions to you.


If you have any further questions or queries please contact Student Advice by email on


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Take that next step in your career and apply for this course today. If the course is not yet open for applications, register your interest or feel free to ask any questions by clicking make an enquiry.