University of Westminster

University of Westminster

Photographic Studies

This course explores the different relationships between photographic practice and photography theory In a flexible scheme. Students develop their practice in the context of thinking about photography as a broad social and historical phenomena in art, popular culture and global mass media.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (2.2 or above) in photography, fine art, art history, cultural and media studies, or relevant professional experience. A portfolio of practical work is essential, and evidence of written research skills may be requested.

Course modules

Aesthetics and rhetoric; contemporary debates; dissertation; image and language; major project; practice research; the text and the body; theory or practice; theory research; uncommon practices.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 7,250 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 14,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time day and evening £ 1,500 per Credit module (overseas fees) 2 years
MA Part-time day and evening £ 750 per Credit module (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Harrow Harrow HA1 3TP South East

Key information

Course Enquiries Office
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020 7911 5000