Free course

Oil industry in Scotland: Making photographs, making demands

Free statement of participation on completion

The oil industry is perhaps the archetypal globalised industry, and it is this global scale that poses the challenge. How can the full dimensions of the oil industry be adequately represented in a photograph? This free course, Oil industry in Scotland: Making photographs, making demands, looks at a series of photographs made with the intention of affecting the way a globalised industry is seen and understood.

Course learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • describe how photographs affect a globalised industry
  • understand the global dimension of the Scottish oil industry and how that has affected the local population.