Therapeutic Photography at Robert Gordon University - UCAS

Robert Gordon University

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen

Therapeutic Photography (Taught)

Course summary

The PGCert Therapeutic Photography course is the first of its kind in the world. You will develop the knowledge and skills to be able to confidently and competently use the technique in practice to enhance self-esteem, self-efficacy and empowerment. Therapeutic Photography is the structured, guided engagement with the creative intervention of photography in order to produce images for exploration with clearly defined outcomes for the participant. The course is aimed at professionals who are working with people who may be vulnerable, marginalised or reluctant to engage.


Therapeutic Photography - Development of Techniques and the Application of Theory Therapeutic Photography - Practical Engagement and Reflection

How to apply

International applicants

Applicants whose first language is not English should have an IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no component lower than 5.5, or an equivalent. Find out more on the RGU website -

Entry requirements

Equivalent of 2.2 undergraduate degree, but applicants with a lower degree classification and relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis. A personal statement to include why you wish to study this course, and how you intend to use the qualification in your future career.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

Information on fees can be found on the RGU website -

Sponsorship information

Students may be eligible for scholarships or funding. Find out more on the RGU website -

Therapeutic Photography at Robert Gordon University - UCAS