UAL L3 Extended Diploma in Photography



This exciting two year full-time course, equivalent to three A-Levels is for those who have ambitions and aspirations of pursuing photography and want to explore, develop and test their creativity. It is a predominantly hands on course with lots of opportunity to explore different photographic genres and experiment with photographic techniques, traditional and digital to get your ideas across to different audiences and for different purposes.

Our group sizes are small and our close knit team of specialist staff will coach and guide you to find your voice, unleash your creativity and become confident and versatile in the art of photography.

You will learn how to compose, process and display high impact and engaging photographic images.

You will gain access to a photographic studio, darkroom facilities and a digital suite, as well as online learning opportunities.

The course will deepen your awareness of the impact of photographic images and you will spend time discussing and analysing elements of culture, and context. You will be encouraged to collaborate and form part of exhibitions and cross centre projects and will learn about the evolution of photography. The course will help you organise, plan and deliver ambitious and high-impact projects for varied audiences and contexts.

You will gain the contextual awareness, technical ability, confidence, independence and resilience to succeed.

Whether you wish to start your career, or to progress to University, this course will prepare you for your next step.

Based at the Chelsea centre for creative industries you will meet many like-minded people and form part of a dynamic and supportive creative community.

On successful completion of this course you will achieve a L3 UAL Extended Diploma in Creative Practice.

Times for the course to be confirmed.

Refunds are not available on this booking. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

You will:

Learn actively through workshop-based teaching in our state of the art studio and darkroom based workshops

You will also have access to 24 -7 learning supported by dynamic online live and recorded resources.

Your learning is further enriched with a range of study visits to museums and galleries. Exhibit your work and enter competitions with support from our staff.

Your progress towards achieving the learning outcomes will be reviewed regularly. Throughout the course you will receive 1 to 1 support and constructive feedback.

Throughout your journey you will be supported to develop the skills and confidence to succeed.

Assessment Methods: Your work will be assessed at the end of each project.


Student Enrolment Team at Morley College London


Chelsea Centre
Hortensia Road, Chelsea
Greater London
SW10 0QS

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Advanced/pro level
  • Qualification offered
  • Seniors


70 weeks (flexible times to suit)

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13th September 2021

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