English Plus City Photography (Summer)

Learn how to capture city life on camera.

Hours per week:

Level of English required:

Pre-intermediate or above.

Course content:

This course will take you out and about all over London with your camera. You will be taught the history and context for street photography as well as technical tips and tricks.

By the end of the course you will know what makes some photos so exceptional.

This course will include:

  • Candid images using hidden or unobtrusive cameras 
  • Abstract images - images from the environment, its surfaces, textures and colours
  • Photo essays and portrait techniques, taking pictures of people to tell a story
  • Adjusting pictures in Photoshop such as retouching and creating a distinctive style
  • Editing and presenting images efficiently and effectively to present your work.


 What is included?

  • 15 hours of General English tuition per week, Monday to Friday
  • 15 hours of city photography per week, Monday to Friday
  • Regular tutorials and reviews
  • Free Wi-Fi access across all UAL sites
  • Independent study facilities
  • Insurance
  • Certificate of attendance from the Language Centre and London College of Communication.

Are materials included? 

Basic materials will be provided but you are expected to bring your own camera (compact or DSLR) and smart phone. 

How many students in a class?

For English language classes, the average number of students in a class is 12 students and the maximum is 15.
For city photography, the average is 12 students, and the maximum is 16.

What is the minimum age?


Level of English required

Pre-intermediate. For more information on English levels, see the Your Language Level page.

Do I need to have experience in the subject I want to study?

No, this course is designed as an introduction to the subject. 

Dates and fees 2018

Start Dates Duration Fees
16 July 2018 2 weeks £1,400
13 August 2018 2 weeks £1,400