Level 3 Award in Graphic Design

This 5 day course is specifically for those who have completed the Level 3 Award in Photography.and are keen to develop their digital manipulation skills through a range of professional techniques.

Next Scheduled Date: 17 Jun 2019

  • Location: Bournemouth
  • Duration: 5 Days
  • Funding:
  • Total Cost: £648.00
  • Total Cost Post-October 2019: £648.00
  • Book today!

Why take this course?

Learn the skills that enable you to professionally and ethically format and edit digital photographs. This course covers the use of professional editing and creative software packages and related best practice.

The trade of a photographer is much more than being able to take great photographs, it is also about having the skills to edit them in a way that is ethical, artistic and eye catching. Photographers in many cases spend as much time editing as they would taking the actual photographs.

Is this the right course for me?

If you are planning a career in photography and have completed the Level 3 Award in Photography delivered with CTP, then this course is for you. You will gain the required skills in editing and formatting digital photographs for publishing, using graphic design software.

In order to create portfolios and assignments it is advisable that all attendees are numerate and literate to at least level 2.


Level 3 Award in Graphic Design


Anyone attending this course must have previously attended the Level 3 Award in Photography. In order to create portfolios and assignments it is advisable that all attendees are numerate and literate to at least level 2.

Fees & Funding

  • Course Fee £498.00
  • Exam Fee £150.00
  • Total Cost £648.00

Course Content

Our 5 day Graphic Design course covers a variety of managing and editing/manipulation software including Adobe programmes and Portrait Professional. The course will also cover professional workflow, creating photo books, on-line galleries, how to capture and create HDR and Panoramic images and a wide range of other professional techniques to improve and manipulate digital images.

The main objectives of the course are;

  • To give you the experience and confidence to edit and manipulate images professionally
  • To Gain Level 3 Award in Graphic Design (Pixel-Based Image Manipulation) Ofqual 500/8846/4
  • To gain experience in a variety of professional editing/manipulation software including; Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Lightroom, Adobe Bridge, Portrait Professional and using Zenfolio and Blurb
  • For you to create a portfolio of edited images that you can use for advertising and to show to potential clients

Full course content can be found here.

Career Opportunities

There are many associated career opportunities linked to those who hold this qualification and a search on any of the mainstream recruitment websites will show a vast array of linked job titles. This is also an excellent course for anyone seeking self-employment in the photography industry.

Supporting Documents

Level 3 Award in Graphic Design

Scheduled dates and locations

Here are the next available dates. To check availability or to book a place contact
  • Date Location Availability
  • 17 Jun 2019 Bournemouth
    Good Availability
  • 15 Jul 2019 Bournemouth
    Limited Availability
  • 12 Aug 2019 Bournemouth
    Good Availability
  • 16 Sep 2019 Bournemouth
    Good Availability
  • 14 Oct 2019 Bournemouth
    Good Availability
  • 11 Nov 2019 Bournemouth
    Good Availability
  • 9 Dec 2019 Bournemouth
    Good Availability
  • 27 Jan 2020 Bournemouth
    Good Availability
  • 17 Feb 2020 Bournemouth
    Good Availability
  • 16 Mar 2020 Bournemouth
    Good Availability
  • 6 Apr 2020 Bournemouth
    Good Availability
  • 4 May 2020 Bournemouth
    Good Availability
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