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Study Photography at Curtin University


Undergraduate specialisation

Turn your interest in photography into a career, learning photographic techniques alongside professional practices.

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  • Qualification
    Photography Specialisation
  • Credit
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This course belongs to multiple degrees. Select the single degree or double degree below to see the application deadlines.

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Why study Photography at Curtin?

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Curtin is ranked in the top one per cent of universities worldwide.

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Access to leadership programs, specialist facilities and industry placements give you a competitive edge in the job market.

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You’ll have access to a range of international study opportunities.



Photography is undergoing rapid transformation with the advent of new and continually evolving digital image capture and production technologies.

These technologies and production processes are key areas of study and investigation within this specialisation, with emphasis on design principles and practice. You will develop your competencies in technical, mechanical, cultural and aesthetic aspects of photography and their interdependence.

This specialisation is taken as part of the Bachelor of Communications.

What jobs can the Photography Specialisation lead to?

  • Photographer
Credit for recognised learning (CRL)

Use your experience to get credit towards your degree

Finish your course sooner with credit for your previous study or work experience.

Fees & charges

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