DSLR Photography for Beginners

DSLR Photography for Beginners

For complete beginners to DSLR photography, although basic computer literacy is required.

  • Course Type Adult - Leisure
  • Subject Area Art and Craft
  • Qualification N/A
  • Study Mode: Part Time Only
  • Course Level Beginners
  • Location Centre for the Creative Industries
  • Course Length 8 weeks
  • Start Date Various (see below)
  • End Date Various (see below)
  • Day Tuesday
  • Times 18.30-20.30
  • Fee £118
  • Reduced Fee £36
  • Course Code X0EDSPB0/9/A

We will be exploring ISO, shutter speeds and apertures and how these work together. We will be looking at what makes good composition and how to make best use of available light. Please bring your own DSLR camera, USB lead and manual to the first session. No compact cameras please.

  • Autumn term – 01/10/19 to 26/11/19
  • Spring term – 14/01/20 to 10/01/20 – Please note, this course has been cancelled, apologies for any inconvenience. 
  • Summer term – 21/04/20 to 16/06/20

What topics will I study?

You will:

  • Learn to use semi automatic and manual modes
  • Learn how apertures, shutter speeds and ISO’s work together
  • Improve your composition skills
  • Improve your use of natural lighting in any situation
Entry Requirements

For complete beginners.


Learners will be given a college ID badge and have access to all college facilities, including learning centres and computers.

Additional Costs

None specified.

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