Beginners as well as more advanced photographers can turn to CREA for a photography course. Learn the basics or go back to basics with the dark room photography course.
STARTING DATES AND LENGTH OF COURSES
Most CREA courses run in 10 week blocks. You can start a CREA course at 3 different points in time: in the week of 18 September 2023 (block 1/fall), in the week of 11 December 2023 (block 2/winter) and in the week of 18 March 2024 (block 3/spring).
There are exceptions such as week courses (5 days, mostly in block4/summer), day courses (1 day) and there are a number of longer courses and special projects. Check the course for more info.
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CREA courses take place weekly on the same day and time (with the exception of day, week and weekend courses). Lessons cancelled due to holidays, course-free periods or teacher illness will be caught up at the end. Please note that a course may be extended by one or more weeks.
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Full-time students (from all educational institutions) and young alumni (UvA and HvA) have priority when enrolling.
For others and old alumni/employees of the UvA and HvA, enrolling is possible from 1 September 2023 – 12:00 hrs (block 1/fall), 13 November 2023 – 12:00 hrs (block 2/winter) and 19 February 2024 – 12:00 hrs (block 3/spring). There is no priority rule on summer courses (block 4/summer).
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