London Metropolitan University

Course Introduction

**Why study this course?**

With strong industry links and a team of internationally renowned academics and practitioners, the Fashion Photography BA degree encourages you to approach photographic practices through challenging and exciting projects. You'll gain an in'depth understanding of visual aesthetics, concepts, and techniques of image production and consumption. You'll also gain proficient knowledge of conceptual and technical skills essential in today’s fast'paced, image'led world, developing innovative and highly creative work through industry'facing projects.

**More about this course**

You'll have access to high'end facilities and equipment such as photographic studios and industry standard cameras, film processing suites, black and white and colour darkrooms as well as digital processing suites.

The course channels aesthetic understanding and creative development through industry'linked project briefs. We offer strong links with practitioners and the course features portfolio reviews, visiting lecturers, exhibitions and studio visits.

The course promotes work placements and current students on the Photography BA have already obtained, with the support of our tutors, work experience with Espero Studio and Cityscapes Digital.

Each year, students are offered a yearly trip to Paris Photo (additional fees apply).

Course Modules

Year 1 modules include:

Studio Practice 1: Ways of Seeing existing

Studio Practice 2 (photographic techniques)

Studio Practice 3: Negotiated practical project and proposal

Critical and Contextual Studies 1

Year 2 modules include:

Studio Practice 4: Themes

Studio Practice 5: Personal project

Studio Practice 6: Photography: Project

Critical and Contextual Studies 2 existing

Year 3 modules include:

Project Development

Final Project: final project

Professional development

Professional Practice: research (50%)

Critical and Contextual Studies 3' Dissertation

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts - BA £9,250 Home Fees
6 years
Part Time Day
Bachelor of Arts - BA £2,310 Home Fees