London South Bank University

Course Introduction

You'll develop into an independent, innovative, creative practitioner who can work across a wide range of roles in the photographic and creative industries, and our location in the heart of London means you'll be well'placed to do so.

Course Modules

Year 1: developing the digital image (double module); digital image fundamentals (double module); issues in representation; new media and digital arts. Year 2: gallery'based photography; image production; the moving still; photography and the body; the photo book; work placement. Year 3: advanced major project (double module); collaborative project; pilot independent project; research paper (double module).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • Tariff 104-112
  • International Baccalaureate 24
  • GCE AS-level
  • GCE A-level
  • SQA Higher
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units) M2
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Certificate
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma D*D*
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma MMD
  • BTEC Level 3 National Certificate

Key Course Information

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76% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 60%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 80%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 56%

£18,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

70% Go on to work and/or study

19% Total study time lectures

Total Coursework: 99%

Total Practical: 1%

£4,480 - £5,226
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,940 - £6,396
Typical cost of private accommodation