Documentary Photography


Course Length: 10 x 3 hour or 5 x 6 hour sessions

Entry Requirements: No formal qualifications are required

Course Content: This course will examine the history and practice of documentary photography, focusing on visual narrative and study of the work of photographers in this tradition. Practical techniques are explored and students are invited to research a topic, plan, produce and present a personal photography project, or photo-story.

Course aimed at: Students who have completed Introduction to Photography Beginners & Intermediate

Academic Credit: 20 credits at CQFW Level 4

Accredited by: Cardiff Metropolitan University

Programme Leader: Richard Page

For further information and enrolment: Please contact Ffotogallery on +44 (0)29 2034 1667 or or

Other Courses that may be of interest: Advanced Digital Photography; Art and Photography; Black and White Photography; Colour Photography; Constructed Images; Introduction to Adobe Photoshop; Introduction to Photography: Beginners; Introduction to Photography: Intermediate; Landscape Photography; Photographing People; Photography and Place (part of Diploma of Higher Education); Creative Web Design; Introduction to Digital Video

Additional Information: Run in partnership with Ffotogallery based at Chapter Arts Centre, Market Road, Canton, Cardiff, CF5 1QE

Cost: £200          ​