St James's Church of England High School

St James Church of England High School

Bishop Fraser Trust

'A National Teaching School'

September 2013

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GCSE Photography

Lens and Light Based Media

Unit 1: worth 60%. A portfolio of work produced during Year 10 and 11 illustrating skills in a wide range of disciplines.

Unit 2: Worth 40%. The externally Set Task (Exam) takes place in the Spring Term of Year 11.

If you opt for Photography you will need to have:

  • An interest in being creative
  • A desire to develop a range of technical skills
  • High levels of personal motivation, including a commitment to producing work in your own time.
  • Please note that pupils should expect a level of ICT work as part of the course – digital editing, creating films and portfolio presentation etc…