Visualisation and Photographic Technique

University College Dublin

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Visualisation and Photographic Technique

  • Host University

    University College Dublin

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Photography

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    5
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    2.5 - 3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    3.75 - 4.5
  • Overview

    "This module provides a theoretical and technical introduction to the use of digital photography in communication and creative representation.The syllabus includes both historical and theoretical context of digital image making and instruction in its practical application. While developing a critical understanding of digital image-making, the student acquires a broad range of skills including camera technique, image composition, digital image manipulation and publication.
    The module is delivered through a series of lectures, workshops, field-trips and tutorials.
    Students undertaking this module should have access to a digital SLR camera and laptop computer, preferably with image-editing software installed throughout the course.
    "

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.