Ulster University

Ulster University


This course encompasses a broad definition of photography as a lens-based medium considered from conceptual, historical, aesthetic, theoretical and technical perspectives; a range of learning methods will enable the students to acquire the cognitive skills of a self-reflexive independent learner through briefings, workshops, presentations and group critiques; seminars and tutorials support learning will be used for regular formative feedback.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree in a related field (normally 2.1 or higher) or equivalent professional experience.

Course modules

Photography and culture; history and theory; reviewing practice; contemporary context; photography futures theory; project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MFA Full-time - 19 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Belfast Campus Belfast BT15 1ED Northern Ireland

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