BA (Hons) Creative Industries (Photography) (Top Up)

This course is suitable for students who have already spent two years on a relevant photographic course or industry related award. It is industry orientated and will ensure that your skills and intellectual abilities are raised to the level expected of a full Honours Degree student.

Throughout the course you will be involved in extensive group project work, which will focus on the development of industry related products. Student project teams have in previous years chosen to carry on their development and formed start up businesses of their own.

You will study at ATRiuM, our purpose-built campus that provides a rich creative environment and plenty of chances to gain experience across complementary disciplines. For a broader understanding of industry and the workplace, you will collaborate with your fellow students in photographic practices, design and research. This approach will bring together expertise from theatre, sound, radio, television, film, journalism, interactive media, design and more.

What you will study

You will be taught how to market yourself in preparation for a career in industry, with regular exposure to creative and cultural networking events and talks from industry forming an inherent part of your studies.

The course content has been specifically developed in conjunction with leading creative and technical practitioners in the creative industries. The nature of the course blends the practical and theory elements with a strong emphasis on vocational studies and the production of digital content in order to provide ideal preparation for a career in industry after graduation.

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Our facilities are equipped with the latest industry-standard software and hardware, which will enhance your employability within the creative industries whatever your chosen career path.


This course is taught at: Cardiff Campus


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Tuition Fees

Home & EU Students

For full-time and part-time undergraduate fees please see our Home & EU Student Fee pages

International Students

For full-time undergraduate fees please see our International Student Fee pages


  • Full Time 1 Years Start Date: Sep 2016
    • Full Time 1 Years Start Date: Sep 2017