This old creative career has seen a resurgence in recent years with the revolution in digital cameras and explosion of online content. With more and more youngsters taking up photography armed with cameras, AMDT’s ‘Advanced Diploma of Photography’ helps you stand out as a technically proficient professional. The AMDT Photography course encourages experimentation with both traditional and digital photography with an emphasis of art cultural studies and video production.

What you will learn

The course captures Photography. Location Photography, Advertising Photography, Fashion Photography, Landscape Photography, People Photography, Digital Photography, Studio Lighting, Wildlife Photography, Wedding Photography, Visual Design, Graphic Design, Digital Design, Video Production, etc.

Units – Year 1

Art and Design 1
Art and Design 2
Art and Design 3
Drawing and Illustration
Digital Design, Process and Strategy 1
Visual Language of Photography

Units – Year 2

Digital Design, Process and Strategy 2
Studio Practice in Photography
Advertising Photography
Fashion Photography
Location Photography
Photographic Techniques
Video Production
Professional Practice in Art and Design
Final project

Software + Technologies

Adobe Photoshop CC, Photoshop Lightroom, Illustrator CC, etc.


There are more opportunities now more than ever for Advertising Photographers, Fashion Photographers, Landscape Photographers, Wildlife Photographers, Event Photographers, Video Editors, Graphic Designers, etc.

Entry Requirements

Option 01: A’Level qualification or equivalent
Option 02: O’Level with AMDT Foundation Diploma
Option 03: O’Level with any recognized Foundation qualification
Option 04: Any recognized Diploma or Level 3 qualification
Option 05: Full-time work experience with portfolio


Year 1 – No award
Year 2 – Advanced Diploma
Year 2 – BTEC HND

Recognition of Prior Learning

Students with recognized diploma or certificate in the relevant field will be given credit exemptions based on past results and portfolio review. Even professionals may join and apply for exemptions with proof of work.

Transfer to UK or Australia

After successful completion students may apply to our recommended list of universities in the UK or Australia to complete their higher studies.

Pearson (formerly Edexcel) BTEC HND

After successful completion students will also be awarded with a ‘BTEC HND Photography‘ UK certification.

Adobe Certifications

Students may additionally (optional) apply to sit for the relevant ‘Adobe Certification’ exams along with the course.

Photography Courses, Black & White Photography, DSLR Photography

  • UPDATED: June 24, 2017
  • TYPE: Undergraduate
  • DURATION: Two (2) Years
  • INTAKES: January, September