Goldsmiths, University of London

Goldsmiths, University of London

Photography (The Image and Electronic Arts)

This course gives practitioners and theorists the opportunity to research and develop the new boundaries of image-making made possible by technological change within the context of postindustrial culture; by combining theory and practice it encourages students to deal with aspects of visual style and established practices of production while drawing on a broad range of cultural references and technical practices; the programme allows for specialisation in photography or electronic.

Entry requirements

2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant discipline; candidates with degree in an unrelated field may also be considered subject to qualifying examination; all applicants require some practical experience; for candidates whose 1st language is not English, 7.0 in IELTS or TOEFL 600 and 5.0 TWE (250 computer-based score with 5.0 in Essay Writing Skills) required.

Course modules

A theory course deals with the meaning; production and distribution of images, and a course related to wider theoretical concerns explores the relationship between theory and practice in the context of debates about post-modernism; students also participate in practice workshops in photography and/or in electronic graphics.

Assessment methods

Original portfolio submission; coursework; and essays.

Sponsorship information



Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 9,400 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 15,900 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Goldsmiths, University of London Lewisham SE14 6NW South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 7078 5300