Goldsmiths, University of London

Course Introduction

The course is designed to encourage a creative interplay between practice and theory: students have the chance to consider cutting'edge debates in cultural and social theory in a research setting that actively encourages the development of photographic practice.

Course Modules

3 core courses: introduce students to contemporary examples of photographic practice and city life; cover a selection of the key and historic texts of social theory which consider cities spatiality and urban form; provide a historical overview of the different attempts at mapping and documenting urban life in London; students also choose 2 options from a range of courses available in sociology; anthropology; English and comparative literature; politics; cultural studies; and media and communications.

Course Additional Entry

2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant discipline; applicants with degree is in an unrelated field may also be considered subject to qualifying examination; candidates whose 1st language is not English should have a minimum score of 7.0 in IELTS.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £15,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £7,760  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate)