Applied Photography

Applied photography studies program is designed to equip professionals with a wide range of photographic applications and understanding of the practical skills to apply the acquired knowledge and skills in their practical work. The program graduates are trained to provide a range of applied photography services in photography studios, advertising agencies, print publishing, project work and other similar activities. After successful completion of the program a student is presented with a professional bachelor’s degree.

A detailed study plan and main subjects taught throughout the 3 years of education are provided below.

1 semester (autumn)
Course code Study modules Local credits ECTS credits
SOC 100 Ecology and human safety 2 3
HUM 101 Art and architecture history 2 3
HUM 109 History of photography 2 3
SPD 110 Esentials of composition 4 6
FTS 502 Photographic technique, processes and theory 4 6
FTS 503 Visual art 2 3
FTS 113 Lighting in photography 4 6
    20 30
 
2 semester (spring)
Course code Study modules Local credits ECTS credits
HUM 152 History of Lithuanian photography 2 3
SPD 157 Basics of colors 2 3
SPD 155 Drawing 2 3
FTS 502 Photographic technique and theory 4 6
SPD 505 Digital technology and expression 2 3
FTS 506 Portrait photography 2 3
FTP 169 / FTP 172 Creative Urban Educational Practice / Training creative ethnographic practice 6 9
    20 30
 
3 semester (autumn)
Course code Study modules Local credits ECTS credits
HUM 201 Language culture and oral communication 2 3
SOC 206 Advertising Theory and Practice 2 3
SOC 205 Media ethics 2 3
SPD 505 Digital technology and expression 4 6
FTS 506 Portrait photography 4 6
FTS 215 Reporting photography 6 9
    20 30
 
4 semester (spring)
Course code Study modules Local credits ECTS credits
HUM 251 Philosophy of Art 2 3
HUM 102 Specialized Foreign Language 2 3
SOC 511 Marketing 2 3
FTS 503 Visual artistic expression 2 3
FTS 260 Advertising Photography 6 9
FTP 268 Photographic Practice 6 9
    20 30
 
5 semester (autumn)
Course code Study modules Local credits ECTS credits
SOC 303 / SOC 302 Intellectual property law/Business law 2 3
IDS 213 Publications Design / Three-dimensional composition 2 3
SOC 300 Advertising Psychology 2 3
FTS 503 Visual artistic expression 2 3
FTS 313 Visual Communications 4 6
SPD 514 Computer graphics 2 3
FTS 318 Photographic project management 6 9
    20 30
 
6 semester (spring)
Course code Study modules Local credits ECTS credits
SPD 514 Computer graphics 2 3
  Electives 4 6
FTP 352 Pre-diploma practicum 8 12
FTP 357 Final work 6 9
    20 30