What will I learn?

Course overview:

Behind every beautiful fashion shoot is a talented photographer. Be that photographer.

As a student of MA Fashion Photography, you’ll build upon your existing fashion and photography knowledge to identify, develop and manage a Masters project.

Throughout the course, you’ll have access to UCA’s state-of-the-art photography resources and participate in lectures, seminars, tutorials and workshops, with regular off-campus visits to shoots and exhibitions.

Our MA Fashion Photography course offers you the opportunity to develop your practical fashion photography skills whilst giving you a solid grounding in critical thinking and theory.

Your studies will be supported by internationally renowned staff in a department that encourages experimentation. You'll establish yourself as a well-rounded professional who can formulate ideas in a sophisticated framework, while also communicating to others both visually and verbally.

We place a strong emphasis on publication, enabling you to find creative ways to disseminate your work beyond the academic context and into the public arena.

Facilities:

Fashion Photography facilities include fully-equipped, spacious photographic studios - three large photographic studios and lighting; perfect for still-life, fashion, tableau and other constructed photography. Digital imaging centre including Flextight scanners, large format Epson printers with a print size from A4 to B0, a digital suite of Mac Pros and colour calibrated monitors and up-to-date software. Dedicated processing and printing darkrooms for both black and white and colour photography.

Careers:

Our postgraduate degree prepares you for your career through professional practice units, talks by visiting artists and portfolio reviews with figures from across the photographic industry. Career opportunities include:

  • Freelance photography
  • Fine art
  • Fashion
  • Advertising and editorial
  • Post production/digital imaging
  • Picture editing and research
  • Curating
  • Image, arts and community arts management
  • Gallery administration.

Graduates of MA Photography have gone on to win the Jerwood Photography prize; to exhibit their work in The Photographers' Gallery, Photofusion, ArtSway and the Geffyre Museum as well as publishing their outputs in different venues ranging from The Sunday Times Magazine to monographs with Dewi Lewis Publishing.

Which department am I in?

Fashion and Textiles

Study options

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
£17,500.00 (17,92,809) per year
The mentioned fee is standard fee. International students full-time - £16,800 (full early payment fee).

This is a fixed fee
Start date

20 September 2021

Venue

Rochester

Fort Pitt,

Rochester,

Medway,

ME1 1DZ, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students need to have a Bachelor's degree from a recognised American university with GPA 3.0.

For international students

Students need to have an honours degree or equivalent qualification in the subject or a related discipline and/or relevant work experience, demonstrating your ability to study at postgraduate level. Students should have overall IELTS score 6.5 (no component below 5.5); an overall TOEFL score of at least 90, and sub-tests not less than 20 in Reading, 21 in Writing, 19 in Listening and 23 in Speaking.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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