Fine tune your photography and digital art skills

Expand your conceptual skills, innovative techniques and creative talents as you prepare for employment in the art and photo imaging industry.

When you complete the Diploma of Photo Imaging at Chisholm, you'll have the specialist skills required to work as a photo imaging practitioner.

Endorsed by the Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP), this course combines theory and practical training with a strong emphasis on innovation, presentation and technical competence.

There is a focus on producing photo images for a variety of media, as well as colour management, photo lighting, innovative imaging options, refining digital art techniques, professional presentation of folios, networking, marketing, freelancing and realisation of public art projects.

You'll undertake video production, develop social media engagement skills to support current industry employment opportunities. Throughout the course you will take part in workshops with established photographers as well as in photography industry visits, including to the Ballarat Foto Biennale, where you can network and undertake work experience.

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, 1 year. Part Time, 2 years.
Start dates
February 2020