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BA (Hons) in Photography, Film and Video

Course Code: A8112




3 Years (After 1 year in common entry course)


Art & Design, Fine Art and Education

CAO Points

Course Type

Undergrad Add Ons


Clare Street

The Photography, Film, Video BA (Honours) in Fine Art, provides students with a comprehensive skillset, founded on the principles of traditional photographic, moving image and lens based media processes, as they apply and are relevant to the rapidly advancing field of contemporary digital media, post-photographic, and post-internet discourses.

What are the entry requirements?

Entry into Photography, Film, Video is by competition and selection during LC110 First Year Art & Design (Common Entry).                                                   

Applications will also be considered for Advanced Entry from those with a FETAC Level 6 qualification (or equivalent) and/or relevant prior learning.

International Applicants

Non-EU applicants should apply directly to the International Office at LIT allowing plenty of time for completing the visa process. Applications for September start should be made by July 1st at the latest.

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What modules will I study?

Year 2

PFV 1: Independent Studio Practice, Lens Based Media Seminar & PDP, Analogue Photography II, Digital Techniques II, Digital Cinematography & Moving Image II
PFV 2: Independent Studio Practice, Lens Based Media Seminar & PDP, Advanced Analogue Techniques, Advanced Digital Techniques, Professional Practice

Year 3

PFV 3: Independent Studio Practice, Lens Based Media Seminar & PDP, New Media Practice in Contemporary Art, Advanced Digital Cinematography I, Publication Formats,
PFV 4: Independent Studio Practice, Lens Based Media Seminar & PDP, Advanced Digital Cinematography II, Publication & Production Formats, Exhibition Project

Year 4

PFV 5: Independent Studio Practice, Lens Based Media Research Seminar, Art in Context, Advanced Media Workshops
PFV 6: Independent Studio Practice, Final Year Project Preparation, Degree Show.

Are there opportunities for further study?

Successful graduates of this programme are eligible for Level 9 and 10 postgraduate programmes within the institute or elsewhere.

What are the career prospects?

Job categories include:                                

  • Visual Artist
  • Photographer
  • Cinematographer
  • Filmmaker
  • Camera Operator
  • Director
  • Editor
  • Curator
  • Sound Artist
  • Sound Technician
  • Audio Visual Technician
  • Web Content Producer
  • Art Critic/Writer
  • Artistic Director

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