University of Westminster

Course Introduction

The emphasis of the course is on contemporary approaches to editorial and documentary photography. Students study the history and theory of the published page, creating photo essays and single images for publication, picture editing, critical and journalistic writing, the production and design of a magazine, and conceiving and executing a major project. On this journey, students gain a critical understanding of images, as well as image and or text relations.

Course Additional Entry

A good Honours degree or relevant work experience. Applications from mature applicants with experience in the media or related areas are welcomed. Applicants whose 1st language is not English should have an IELTS score of 7 or equivalent, plus relevant academic or professional background.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £14,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £7,250  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time Day
MA (Postgraduate) £1,500  Credit module. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time Day
MA (Postgraduate) £775  Credit module. First year home fees