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Photography (Honours), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (WUR) Sheffield, United Kingdom
This Photography (Honours) programme from Sheffield Hallam University helps you establish your own independent photographic practice through risk-taking, experimentation, critical thinking and technical and practical skills.

Overview

Course summary

  • Acquire digital and traditional photographic analogue skills, digital capture and production and image management and manipulation, using industry standard equipment.
  • Develop core practical skills through creative professional practice and a critical engagement with image making.
  • Refine your ability to solve problems, manage complex projects, and communicate your ideas effectively.

Engage with a distinctive, independent approach to a wide range of photographic contexts with this professional and practice-based degree. You are encouraged to take risks in a highly creative environment, developing your understanding and knowledge of the medium to enable you to fulfil your potential in the constantly-evolving discipline of photography.

Future careers

This Photography (Honours) programme from Sheffield Hallam University prepares you for a career in:

  • documentary
  • fine art
  • fashion and advertising
  • editorial
  • press and photojournalism
  • general and social portraiture
  • scientific and medical
  • stills for film and video productions
  • post-production (picture editing, processing, printing and finishing)
  • picture research and publishing
  • curatorial and gallery contexts

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Photography: Analogue Practices
  • Photography: Digital Techniques And Skills
  • Photography: History - Practices And Debates
  • Photography: Introduction To Critical Analysis
  • Photography: Visual Narratives

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

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General Requirements

UCAS points

  • 112
This must include at least two A levels or equivalent BTEC National qualifications, including at least 32 points in a relevant* subject. For example:
  • BBC at A Level including a grade C in a relevant subject .
  • DMM in BTEC Extended Diplomain a relevant subject.
  • A combination of qualifications which must include a relevant subject and may include AS levels, EPQ and general studies.
GCSE
  • English Language at grade C or 4
  • Maths at grade C or 4

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Sheffield

  • 555 - 980 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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