University of Westminster

Course Introduction

The programme enables students to explore their relation to practice and theory within a contemporary context. The course locates practical investigation within the study of photography across its diverse social use. Practice on the course ranges across art, documentary, landscape, portraiture and beyond, with students negotiating their work with staff in tutorials.

Course Additional Entry

Successful applicants usually hold at least an upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or non UK equivalent) in photography, fine art, art history, cultural and media studies, or be employed or self'employed in areas related to photography. A lower class degree may be accepted in exceptional circumstances, provided you can demonstrate your ability to meet the demands of the course. Admission is normally by interview. A portfolio of practical work is essential and evidence of written research skills may be requested. For non'native speakers, English language ability should be at least IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate)
2 - 5 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate)