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CUA50915 Diploma of Photography and Photo Imaging

National ID: CUA50915 | State ID: AZM2

Capture the world around you in a frozen image of time

You'll learn how to take spectacular shots in a range of contexts and how to manipulate the environment around you to help with your photography.
You'll also complete projects that will require you to consider a range of variables such as client needs and aesthetics.

This diploma will develop your photography skills and knowledge in business, composing, taking and developing photographs.

You'll also have the opportunity to develop skills in industrial and scientific photography, fine art photography or photojournalism.

Gain these skills
  • Produce commercial, portrait and stock photo images
  • Skills required for the digital imaging workplace
  • Research photo imaging trends
  • Manage media assets
  • Liaise with clients
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Artistic and creative ability
  • Good communication skills
  • Eye for detail

Photography students capture national success

Students snap up photography awards

Entrance Requirements

Important information

Job opportunities

Further Study

How to apply

Entrance Requirements
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalent Completion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades) Certificate III
Important information

You will need to have your own equipment to undertake this course, if required within the first week lecturers will advise on necessary features for cameras and other essential equipment.

The minimum equipment required 35mm SLR Digital camera and a good quality tripod.

Job opportunities

Photographic Artist, freelance photographer, photographic assistant, photojournalist, digital laboratory operator, sales consultant

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.


How to apply
On campus (full-time)

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Apprenticeships and traineeships

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Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 2

Perth (Northbridge) - On Campus


Fees and charges


Duration 2 semester/s
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Perth (Northbridge)
How On campus
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Page last updated May 30, 2019