Photography Beyond the Frame

University of Westminster

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Photography Beyond the Frame

  • Host University

    University of Westminster

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study


  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    Practical - Portfolio required.
    This module introduces students to a broad range of photographic practices and gives them the opportunity to work with photography in new ways and to build upon and broaden their skills and knowledge of the medium. Students will be encouraged to be experimental and to explore the medium in ways previously unfamiliar to them. There will be a series of lectures to contextualise and stimulate students? projects. These will consider global perspectives in photographic practice, around contemporary themes such as Globalisation, Post-colonialism and identity.
    Assessment: Project (80%) ; Journal (20%). *All transcripts are issued in UK credits.
    *All transcripts are issued in UK credits.

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