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This Master of Arts program includes in-depth investigation into technical and cultural enrichment ever more necessary to the specialized training of a professional photographer.

The photographic language becomes the instrument for the artistic search, through an experience that is developed beginning with various approaches, finalized in the comprehension and use of all the potential inherent in this form of art.

For this reason the program moves from methodological and cultural analysis to real professional practice. Photography is used and lived in its various aspects, including the use of new techniques and new integrated media.

The work of the students is further evaluated and given added value through continual contact with the artistic and professional world.


Course objectives

  • In-depth study and understanding of the techniques and technologies already acquired by the student
  • Experiementation in new approaches to photographic techniques
  • Development of high-level artistic and cultural projects to propose to the external public
  • Consolidation and development of professional abilities
  • Acquisition of the instruments necessary to enter into the professional world
  • Development of operational flexibility typical and fundamental to this profession


Admission Requirements

Requirements for admission and documents to submit for enrollment



National and EU Students

  • Enrolment fee (1st year only): 1.500 Euro
  • Tuition fee (yearly): 8.960 Euro
  • DSU regional tax (yearly): 140 Euro

International Extra-EU Students

  • Enrolment fee (1st year only): 1.700 Euro
  • Tuition fee (yearly): 9.280 Euro
  • DSU regional tax (yearly): 140 Euro

Educational path

First year

  • Design methodology (6 ECTS)
  • Elaboration of the digital image I (6 ECTS)
  • Design culture (6 ECTS)
  • Photographic documentation (4 ECTS)
  • Photography (8 ECTS)
  • Art Direction (6 ECTS)
  • Elements of video production (6 ECTS)
  • New integrated media technology (6 ECTS)
  • History of applied arts (6 ECTS)
  • Elaboration of the digital image II (6 ECTS)


Second year

  • Design methodology (6 ECTS)
  • Graphic design (6 ECTS)
  • Direction of photography (6 ECTS)
  • Photography (12 ECTS)
  • Lighting technology (6 ECTS)
  • Technology of new materials (8 ECTS)
  • Elective (6 ECTS)
  • Final project (10 ECTS)