Photo/digital editing

15 credits

The course is intended for students who, in their professional or private life, wish to learn the basis of digital photography and image editing. The course introduces basic camera handling, i.e. optics and technology and how this is combined with the image linguistic possibilities of photography. You will also learn the basis of lighting, digital processing, formats etc.

Nonetheless the image linguistic aspect is always in focus and introduced parallel to the practical elements in the form of lectures and seminars concerning image quality, composition, colouring, form, image rhetoric and son on. Students need to be familiar with the use of computers and access to a personal system camera will facilitate the studies.


Linnaeus University’s campus is located roughly 15 minutes with bicycle from the city centre. Campus is like a small society in its own right, with the university, student accommodation and student life all in one place. Everything happens on campus – here you become part of a creative knowledge environment and an eventful student life.

What will you find when exploring Växjö? There is a great selection of restaurants and cosy cafés. There is a large lake in the city centre, beautiful nature is always nearby. Many students enjoy the combination of the city centre in Växjö and life on campus. This is where your dream of the future begins!