• » Higher Certificate in Arts in Photography

    Programme Title  Higher Certificate in Arts in Photography
    CAO Code  LY406
    LYIT internal code  
    Duration  2 Years ab initio
    Standard Code Places:  20
    National Framework Level  6
    Award Type  Major
    Awarding Body  LYIT, under Delegated Authority from HETAC
    Minimum Academic Entry Requirements
    • MIN. FIVE O6/H7
    • ENGLISH OR IRISH O6/H7.
    Mature applicants
    Should apply via the CAO, making sure they tick the relevant boxes on pages 2 and 3 of the CAO application form.
    What will I study?
    Year/SemesterProposed ModulesMandatory/
    Elective
    No of creditsClass hours per week
     1/1  Fundamentals of Photography Mandatory  5  3
     Visual Enquiry 1 Mandatory  10  6
     Visual Enquiry 2 Mandatory  10  6
     Communication Skills Mandatory  5  3
     1/2  Photography 1 - Motion Mandatory  5  6
     Photography 2 - Studio Mandatory  10  6
     Digital Workflow Mandatory  5  3
     History of Photography 1 Mandatory  5  3
     2/3  Photography 3 - PreVisualisation Mandatory  10  6
     Photography 4 – Narrative & Documentary Mandatory  10  6
     Professional Practice Mandatory  5  3
     History of Photography 2 Mandatory  5  3
     2/4  Photography Project Mandatory  15  8
     Post Processing Mandatory  5  3
     Digital Portfolio Mandatory  5  3
     Photography Theory Mandatory  5  3
    Are there follow-up Programmes Available?
    Graduates may apply for advanced entry onto Level 8 Photography programmes at other Institutes such as IADT Dun Laoghaire, Griffiths College Dublin and University Ulster Belfast.
    This course begins in September each year. How to Apply
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