Goldsmiths, University of London
Photography and Urban Cultures
The course is designed to encourage a creative interplay between practice and theory: students have the chance to consider cutting-edge debates in cultural and social theory in a research setting that actively encourages the development of photographic practice.
2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant discipline; applicants with degree is in an unrelated field may also be considered subject to qualifying examination; candidates whose 1st language is not English should have a minimum score of 7.0 in IELTS.
3 core courses: introduce students to contemporary examples of photographic practice and city life; cover a selection of the key and historic texts of social theory which consider cities spatiality and urban form; provide a historical overview of the different attempts at mapping and documenting urban life in London; students also choose 2 options from a range of courses available in sociology; anthropology; English and comparative literature; politics; cultural studies; and media and communications.
5-6000 word dissertation: reflects critically on a portfolio of work that students provide in an end-of-year show.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 15,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 7,760 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Goldsmiths, University of London||Lewisham||SE14 6NW||South East|
020 7078 5300