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BA(Hons)Marine & Natural History Photography

Falmouth University
United Kingdom, Woodlane, Falmouth
Tuition fee To be confirmed
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falmouth.ac.uk/mnhphotography 

Overview

Enjoy the rare opportunity to engage with natural history image making, conservation and the environment. You’ll have access to hundreds of miles of coast, sweeping landscapes and a variety of different habitats.

You’ll receive expert tuition from staff who are practicing photographers and scientists. We’re also one of the only photography courses to offer complementary skills training to help you capture great images. This includes an optional underwater programme with dive tuition. Throughout the course you’ll take part in frequent off-site practical visits, with recent destinations including photo shoots in the wilds of Cornwall, diving expeditions in the Red Sea, and field trips to Iceland and Borneo.

Programme structure

*Year one *

In your first year you’ll focus on photographic practice. research, critical thinking. biodiversity and habitat, including photographic and scientific enquiry.

o Photographic practice
o Informing contexts: research & critical thinking
o Biodiversity & habitat: photographic & scientific enquiry

*Year two *
In your second year you’ll develop your studies in photographic practice, both moving image and stills, research and critical thinking. while exploring global conservation. You’ll also prepare for your own research project.

o Photographic practice
o Informing contexts: professional practice & critical awareness
o Global conservation: photographic & scientific enquiry
o Research project preparation

*Year three *

In your final year you’ll look at photographic practice in context and focus on your final photography portfolio and dissertation.

o Dissertation
o Final major project: portfolio
o Critical review of photographic practice

Career opportunities

o Wildlife Photographer
o Underwater Photographer
o Researcher
o Conservationist
o Cameraman
o Filmmaker

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States