CAO Code LY406
  Letterkenny Campus

Higher Certificate

Photography

2 years  /    Level 6  /    Full-time

Is this course for me?

Our Higher Certificate in Arts in Photography is a two year programme that allows you to harness your talents for photography so that you can embark on a successful career.

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Certain semesters of this course are taken in common with other courses.

SEMESTER MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS CONTACT HOURS
1 Art & Design History 1 Mandatory 5 4
Communication & Creative Process Mandatory 5 4
Photography Basics Mandatory 5 3
Visual Enquiry Mandatory 10 7
Photography & Lighting Basics Mandatory 5 3
2 Digital Workflow Mandatory 5 4
Photography 2 - Studio Mandatory 10 6
Photography 1 - Motion Mandatory 10 7
Art & Design History 2 Mandatory 5 4
SEMESTER MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS CONTACT HOURS
3 Narrative & Documentary Mandatory 10 6
Video Recording & Editing Mandatory 5 3
Pre-Visualisation Mandatory 5 3
Professional Practice Mandatory 5 3
History of Photography Mandatory 5 3
4 Major Project (Photography\Video) Mandatory 10 8
Photography Theory Mandatory 5 3
Post Processing Mandatory 5 3
Digital Portfolio Elective 10 6
Studio & Field - Audio & Video Elective 10 6

Follow-on Courses

Follow up programmes elsewhere include:

  • Degrees in institutes and universities at home and abroad.

Key Information

This programme has been paused for 2020/21 – we will not enroll any Year 1 students for the forthcoming academic year.

Further Information

Department Administration: +353 (0)74 918 6206 / +353 (0)74 918 6210

Heand of Deparment Nollaig Crombie
Email: Nollaig.Crombie@lyit.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6203

School and Department
School of Business
Department of Design & Creative Media