Course Description

The Diploma of Photography and Photo Imaging teaches students about the commercial, artistic and technical aspects of photography. It also includes basic studies in business and provides students with the skills to begin their own photography business.

The Diploma of Photography and Photo Imaging is designed to provide students who complete the course with the necessary skills to begin their own photography business or to progress on to bachelor studies at university.

Students learn both the practical and business sides of photography. Studies include colour management, commercial, artistic and technical photography, as well as contracts and legal aspects.

Our teachers are leading industry professionals who are passionate about equipping future practitioners with the skills and knowledge to succeed.



Tuition Fees

Australian Fee Paying (AFP): $15,610 total course cost.Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP): $10,300 total course cost.

Duration

1 year full time,

Starting dates

March

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Creative Arts undergraduate courses at Swinburne University of Technology rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 69.0% (national average 72.0%)
Improved skills: 72.4% (national average 77.3%)
Overall satisfaction: 73.9% (national average 75.3%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Swinburne University of Technology. You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Creative Arts undergraduate courses at Swinburne University of Technology had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 57.2% (national average 52.1%)
Studying full time: 14.4% (national average 25.5%)
Median full time salary: $50,000 (national average $47,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

Swinburne University of Technology Code: CUA50915

Entry Requirements



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