City of Glasgow College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of the West of Scotland

Photography (top-up)

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Course summary

In this course you'll develop the practical and critical skills needed for a practicing photographer. Guest lectures and workshop sessions are an essential element, with opportunities for business, entrepreneurship and enterprise activities. A self-directed approach to your studies will allow you to tailor your portfolio towards your own photographic interests. During the fourth year of this course, you'll focus on and develop your skills and knowledge towards your own photographic goals. Over two years, you'll study both practical photography and critical thinking. Subjects will include: Research Projects Creative Photography Projects Self-promotion This Photography degree is delivered by City of Glasgow College and validated by University of the West of Scotland. Facilities The City of Glasgow College has recently benefited from a £230 million new build programme with state-of-the-art facilities across two sites, City campus and Riverside. The Faculty of Creative Industries is based in the City Campus at Cathedral Street, which has excellent travel, bus and train links. The Creative Industries faculty benefits from a broad range of specialist workshops, studio spaces and dedicated exhibition spaces. These are equipped with industry standard resources and supported by specialist technical staff.

Course details


Subjects will include: Research Projects Creative Photography Projects Self-promotion

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code2W9D
Institution code C39
Campus nameCity Campus
Campus codeC

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted

HND in Photography or equivalent. Student who meet academic criteria will also be assessed on interview and portfolio.

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £1285 Year 1
England £1285 Year 1
Scotland £1285 Year 1
Wales £1285 Year 1
Northern Ireland £1285 Year 1
EU £1285 Year 1
International £6175 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Photography (top-up) at City of Glasgow College - UCAS