Course Modules

Year 1: theory and context; opportunities, trends and ideas; professional context; communication and visualisation; introduction to studio photography; applying digital technology; narrative and mixed lighting; layout and grid systems. Year 2: debate and polemic; contextual studies: dissertation preparation; marketing strategy; advertising and promotions; documentary photography and photojournalism; advanced commercial photography; motion photography; human and inanimate form. Year 3: dissertation; enterprise and entrepreneurship; major project report; location and studio; live project; major project.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £10,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • GCE A-level CC-AA
  • Irish Leaving Certificates CCCCC-AAAAA
  • International Baccalaureate 28
  • Course specific
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units) PP
  • BTEC National Diploma PPP
  • BTEC National Award
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • SQA Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)

Key Course Information

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60% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 48%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 70%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 67%

100% Go on to work and/or study

21% Total study time lectures

Total Coursework: 100%

£9,581 - £10,647
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,628 - £5,920
Typical cost of private accommodation