Photography for 12 - 14 Year Olds

  • Level(s) of study: Short course
  • Study mode(s): Full-time
  • Location: City Campus
  • Starting: 12 August 2019
  • Course duration: One week

From setting up your lighting to editing your final images, this course will cover everything you need to know to become a photographer of the future.

This course is ideal for students who are interested in photography or might wish to use photography as part of their school work.

Photography experience is not necessary, but an understanding of Photoshop will be useful (but not essential).

You might be studying art or design at school and looking for a creative week in summer.

You might be new to the subject and just want to have a great week and meet others who share your interest.

So long as you’re interested in photography and keen to share ideas you’ll be very welcome.

What will you gain?

By the end of the course you will be able to show that you are competent in photographing and editing your work.

You will also have a set of images to start a portfolio.

Tutor profile: Annette Foster has been a practicing artist and lecturer for the past 21 years.

She's shown work nationally and internationally working with performance art, visual performance, photography, video, object making and costume design.

Her practice is process driven and interdisciplinary in approach.

Annette has a BA in Fine Arts from Montana State University, and an MFA in Multimedia Performance from Arizona State University.

She was awarded a three year Forward Thinking Artistic Fellowship from Future Factory at the Bonington Galleries, Nottingham Trent University which allowed her to move to Nottingham from Seattle, Washington, USA.

She has a PGCE in Life Long Education and has been an art and design lecturer in the US, Nottingham and Canterbury.

She is currently a PhD researcher at the University of Kent School of Art.

Any questions?

Contact the short course team:


Tel: +44 (0)115 848 2813

What you'll study

On this course you will:

  • plan and execute your own portraiture, movement and still-life shoots
  • receive demonstrations in lighting in a studio setting
  • learn how to edit your photographs using Photoshop.

Fees and funding

The fee for this course is £475.

Payment is due at the time of booking.

The fee for this course is £475.

Payment is due at the time of booking.

Still need help?

+44 (0)115 941 8418