In Year 1 students are introduced to the creative practice of photography and to the critical approaches to studying photography, introducing imaging skills and techniques. This includes modules in Creative Photographic Practice, Photographic Studies, Photography in Context, Digital Imaging and Visual Research.
In Year 2 all students take a double module in Advanced Creative Photographic Practice with many additional optional modules to select from, including Advanced Analogue, Advanced Digital Imaging, Documentary, Curatorial and Film Studies.
In Year 3, a greater emphasis is placed on independent learning. For example, students take a compulsory extended double Specialised Study by Practical Project, developing their individually negotiated projects and preparing for their final degree show. In addition, modules include Dissertation, Profession Practice and Mixed Media Production.