Institute for the Creative Arts

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Photography

AD6-06-19

Course details

The photography industry offers very exciting career pathways and the demads are growing rapidly. The exciting world of photography is an open invitation for all individuals who are keen to frame the world through a critical lens and to be prepared to commit for the ever changing demands of the industry.

The course introduces learners to a variety of learning experiences, ranging from professional commercial photography to experimental image making. Learners will initially familiarise themselves with the basic foundations of image-making, both in the moving image as well in still photography. They will explore still image recording and finishing for commercial and artistic endeavours using industry-standard equipment. In their final year, learners will be given the opportunity to research and develop their own individual visual language.

L-Industrija tal-fotografija toffri toroq li jwasslu għal karriera eċitanti ħafna u d-domandi għaliha qed jiżdiedu b’mod rapidu. Id-dinja eċitanti tal-fotografija hija stedina miftuħa għall-individwi kollha li huma interessati li jinkwadraw id-dinja permezz ta’ lenti kritika u biex ikunu mħejjija biex jimpenjaw ruħhom għad-domandi dejjem jinbidlu tal-industrija.

Il-kors jintroduċi lill-istudenti għal varjetà ta’ esperjenzi ta’ tagħlim, li jvarjaw minn fotografija kummerċjali professjonali għat-teħid tal-immaġni sperimentali. Inizjalment, l-istudenti jiffamiljarizzaw ruħhom mal-elementi bażiċi tat-teħid tal-immaġni, kemm fl-immaġni li tiċċaqlaq kif ukoll fil-fotografija fissa. Huma jesploraw ir-reġistrazzjoni u l-irfinar tal-immaġni fissa għal skopijiet kummerċjali u artistiċi bl-użu tat-tagħmir standard għall-industrija tagħhom.
Fl-aħħar sena tagħhom, l-istudenti jingħataw l-opportunità li jagħmlu riċerka u jiżviluppaw il-lingwa viżiva individwali tagħhom stess.

Level 6

3 years full-time

includes Live Cases

MCAST Advanced Diploma in Photography
or
MCAST Advanced Diploma in Creative Media Production
or
MCAST Advanced Diploma in Art and Design
or
MCAST Advanced Diploma in Graphic Design and Interactive Media
or
2 A-Level passes and 2 I-Level Passes
Preferred A-Level: Photography, or Art, or English Language

Applicants may be asked to sit for an interview and/or present a portfolio.


Career opportunities