Use your creative talents to begin a career in photography

Apply your creative flair and learn the technical skills required to produce outstanding photographic images.

The Certificate IV in Photography and Photo Imaging is the perfect introduction to build the creative and technical skills you need as a photographer. The course is endorsed by the Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP) and is taught by experienced teachers who are industry experts and run their own photographic practice and businesses.

If you love fashion, portrait, event, wedding, food, street or travel photography and want to know how to produce dynamic photographs that capture the imagination, then this course will provide the foundation, skills and knowhow to prepare for industry whether working freelance or developing your own private business.

Chisholm’s focus on quality facilities and links to industry partners provide stimulating and strong technical and creative expertise in commercial photography. The program is supported with a range of workshops with well known photographers and photography industry visits including the Foto Biennale in Ballarat and participation in national competitions such as the Head On photography festival.

Chisholm’s photography course will inspire, guide, develop and provide an innovative approach aimed at giving you the ability and confidence to succeed.

Full time: 2.5 days per week

View some of our Photography and Photo Imaging student's work on flickr

Course code
On campus
Not available Online
Not available for International students
Full Time, 12 months.
Start dates
Commencing February 2020