Taught course

Film, Photography and Media

University of Leeds · School of Media and Communication

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree or equivalent, with preferably some background in lens-based design or image practice to degree level or equivalent. Relevant professional experience will be considered in assessing applications.

Months of entry


Course content

This programme examines the critical and creative relationships between cinema and photography. It enables you to develop new approaches to practice and critical ideas within a contemporary context.

The course is built around the production of an independent project, supported by modules that enable you to situate your practice within contemporary debates.

There are two core modules:
• Cinematics and Photography
explores the relationship between creative
photography and contemporary cinematic
• Cultures of Contemporary Photography engages with key issues
and debates and encourages you to apply
them to your own work.
There are two choices regarding the major 60 credit component of the programme. You can either take the dissertation module, or elect
to do a final independent project and choose two additional optional modules. Students may choose one option from elective modules available from other university departments.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)113 343 4192