On this course, you'll extend your photographic work to postgraduate level and hone your authorial voice and engage with the debates that inform and underpin photographic practice. You'll have many opportunities to network, publicise and market your work outside of the University too, so once you graduate, you'll be better prepared for life in the creative sector.
You'll also have gained the knowledge and skills required to work effectively in the photographic industry or in a number of broader creative roles – such as writing, curating, picture editing and education.
The course may lead to opportunities in freelance photography, curating, exhibiting, assisting in a commercial photographic environment, visual content provision, picture editing, or PhD research / research-related careers.
Through seminars, project work, training and work experience, the MA Photography course will help you to engage with the creative industries of photography and its ancillary industries to be better equipped for employment and further career progression.
What can you do with a Photography degree?
The MA course may lead to opportunities in:
- Freelance photography
- Assisting in a commercial photographic environment
- Visual content provider
- Picture editing
- PhD research / Research related careers
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- A question of research
- Contemporary documentary practice in context
- Photography major project
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- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesFilm, Photography & Media Liberal Arts View 201 other Masters in Liberal Arts in United Kingdom
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- A good honours degree in a related subject, or equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications.
- An interview or online portfolio submission will be required as part of the selection process.
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Living costs for Portsmouth
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.