Arts University Bournemouth

Arts University Bournemouth

Commercial Photography

MA Commercial Photography course offer the opportunity to study in the genres of advertising, fashion, editorial or documentary photography, whichever genre you choose to pursue will define your experience of the course. In each genre you will develop a comprehensive understanding of techniques and knowledge relevant to that specialism combined with a critical awareness of developments in that area of professional practice. These specialist areas of study will be supported by the staff team who have extensive commercial experience and specialist knowledge. Several of the staff are leading practitioners in their field with decades of industry experience. In addition, there will be a team of well-known and respected industry practitioners, including not just photographers, but associated roles such as agents and picture editors, to act as mentors and visiting tutors.

Entry requirements

Applicants will usually have a 2.1 or equivalent undergraduate level qualification.

Course modules

The course comprises of three units that should be seen as one integrated body of study. Depending upon your own individual approach and learning style, you will be given the opportunity to run one major project across all three units, or produce a smaller projects for each, its your choice.

The course is project focused and builds towards the completion of a major portfolio of work through self-initiated practical assignments, which are supported by written commentaries.

Assessment methods

Your performance in terms of production and presentation will be judged in the context of the criteria of the Learning Outcomes for each Unit. The course uses a range of different assessment methods, the forms of which include written submissions, verbal presentations, practice based work and critical analysis and evaluation.

Sponsorship information

Please see our website for details of scholarships, bursaries and funding.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,400 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Arts University Bournemouth Poole BH12 5HH South West

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