Image credits: Fabio Affuso, Jolanta Valeniece, Niki Gibbs, Sarah Smith, Lou Bradbury, Anand Damodaren, Mindaugas Komskis, Yukari Kishida, Ana Rukavina Walmesley, Peter Davies, Simon Vitanza.
Photography BA (Hons)
This course is the only four-year Photography degree in the UK. It is aimed at school leavers and mature applicants who use photography in their work, and are concerned with issues of photographic representation.
The course is designed to equip you with a range of critical skills for understanding the uses, functions and meanings of images in relation to art, society and culture.
In addition to our experienced and highly respected teaching staff, a team of dedicated technicians and a wide range of visiting lecturers and guest speakers support the course.
Many of our graduates go on to work as photographers and photographic artists or pursue a range of careers within the broader photographic sectors, such as picture editors and researchers, designers, magazine editors, museum and gallery curators, writers, teachers and community project workers, and many go on to postgraduate study.
Tel: 020 7911 5000
Photographic Arts BA (Hons)
This is a course in the creative and critical practice of photography. Students are encouraged to develop their own visual practice through an appreciation of the history of the medium as well as a critical understanding of its wider social and cultural significance.
Our students also explore a wide range of relevant critical theories and debates designed both to stimulate a critically engaged practice and to better prepare graduates for a range of related careers.
Many of our graduates go on to work as photographers and photographic artists, but equally they pursue a range of careers within the broader photographic and creative sectors, such as picture editors and researchers, designers, magazine editors, museum and gallery curators, writers, historians, and teachers. Many also go on to postgraduate study.
020 7911 5000