The inaugural session of the “Diploma in Photography” & “Diploma in Film/Television”

The inaugural session of the 9th batch of students of the “Diploma Course in Photography” and the 1st batch of students of the “Diploma Course in Film/Television” conducted by the Visual Arts & Design and Performing Arts Unit of the Department of Fine Arts was held on the 11th of June 2017 at the Auditorium of the Faculty of Social Sciences.

The keynote speech was delivered by Prof. Ariyarathne Athugala of the Department of Mass Communication. This event was graced by Prof. Lakshman Senevirathna, the Deputy Vice Chancellor, Prof. Patrick Ratnayake, the Dean of the Faculty of Humanities, Senior Prof. N.P. Sunil Chandra, the Chairman of the Research Council, Dr. Prashanthi Narangoda, the Head of the Visual Arts & Design and Performing Arts Unit, Mr.Priyankara Rathnayake, the Head of the Drama & Theater and Image Arts Unit, Mr. Upul Jayantha Ranepura, the coordinator of the Diploma Course in Photography, Mr. Chathuranga de Silva, the coordinator of the Diploma Course in Film/Television, academic staff members and the participants of the Diploma Courses.