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Art History - Histories of Photography and the Self - Online Live

Day of week:
Delivered online
Mixed Level
11:00 - 13:00
11 weeks

The course explores the role of photography in constructing, and challenging identity. How does photography shape our sense of who we are? How have artists explored and defined their self through photography? The course will look at a wide variety of photographic images, including not only art images, but also historical archives, snapshots, and selfies. The student will find out how photography has been and is used to discover and construct a wide range of identities, including race, gender, and class.

How will I be taught?

You can access the class from your computer equipped with a camera and a microphone, from a laptop (where the camera and microphone should be built-in), a tablet or a smartphone. Before each lesson, the tutor may send you by email essential lesson information/handouts for you to consult in advance, and before the class starts, the tutor will have sent you by email an invitation to join, which will be a simple weblink to click. The system is free, secure and easy to use. Should you have questions about the required equipment, please do not hesitate to contact us by telephone or by email. Instructions are also available on our website

What do I need to have with me?

This course will be delivered online. Students will join the class from home and be able to exchange and in interact with other learners as they would in the classroom (speaking, listening, writing in the chat box). Tutors will use a variety of teaching methods including demonstrations, one to one guidance, group discussions and critiques.

What can I do next?

Your tutor will advise.

What do I need to join the course

There are no specific requirements to join this course.

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If you require any information about joining this online course then please call 03000 41 22 22* and quote the Course Code ONL/124102/M/LC.