Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Photography - Advanced

Fanshawe College

12 months
16764 CAD/year
4293 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Become a professional photographer by specializing in this one-year advanced photography program in London, Ontario. If you have a solid foundation in DSLR camera photography, the Photography - Advanced program of Fanshawe College will help to develop your unique creativity into a professional career.


Specialize your advanced photography lessons

In the Photography - Advanced program of Fanshawe College, students explore a chosen photographic discipline where projects will be based on their choice of specialization. This can include fashion, food, architecture, product and portrait photography. As a result, you’ll graduate with a professional portfolio that aligns with your career goals.

Gain advanced photography and post-production skills, such as colour management strategies, still and motion imagery, lighting techniques and studio and location environments in both printed and online presentation formats.

You’ll also learn industry business practices, marketing, job pricing and workflows for photography and video projects, working with clients and stakeholders. Our on-campus creative service centre provides photography and video production to the local community, and is a hands-on entrepreneurial experience for students of the program.

Throughout the year, students make industry connections through field trips to meet with various photography professionals and visit trade shows and conferences to research new products and future trends in photography.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Photography Specialization
  • Creative Industries for Photography
  • Video Production
  • Digital Master Class
  • Portfolio Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

If you are an international student, contact our International department to learn about timelines for international applicants.


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Diploma or Degree in: Photography, Fashion Merchandising, Fine Art, Graphic Design
  • An equivalent qualification from another institution as judged by the College
  • A combination of relevant education and work experience in a related field as judged by the College to be equivalent to the above and completion of a portfolio.
  • Successful completion of a Supplemental Evaluation (Note: a minimum grade of 60% is required)
  • Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate proficiency in English

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16764 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16764 CAD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    4293 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4293 CAD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1037 - 1625 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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