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 PROPOSED MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS HOURS PER WEEK
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 PROPOSED MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS HOURS PER WEEK
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

Add-on Courses

On successful completion of this programme, learners may transfer to the following programmes at LYIT:

Follow-on Courses

Follow up programmes elsewhere include:

  • Degrees in institutes and universities at home and abroad.

Key Information

CAO Key Dates:
Discounted closing date – 20 January (17:15)
Normal closing date – 1 February (17:15)
Late closing date – 1 May (17:15)
Change of Mind opens – 5 May (12:00)
Change of Mind closes – 1 July (17:15)
Round 1 offers – 20 August (06:00)

Fees

EU Fees: €350.00

Further Information

Contact
Nollaig Crombie
Heand of Deparment

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

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