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Photomedia Major  

The Photomedia major is a unique program that combines production and critical analysis of still images.  The course encourages students to become critically aware of visual languages and at the same time explore creative approaches to photography.  The unique combination of units offered in this major prepares students for work in a number of areas that involve photography.


This unit set is available on Mt Lawley Campus.
This unit set is available in the following mode of delivery - On-campus.
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Eight units selected from:
CMM3104 Professional Placement 1 15
PHO1105 Photo Work 15
PHO2102 Photomedia Aesthetics and Histories 15
PHO2103 Studio Work 15
PHO2201 Images and Narratives 15
PHO3222 Images and Pleasures 15
PHO2221 Advanced Digital Photomedia 15
PHO3103 Discourses and Culture * 15
PHO3201 Photojournalism and Editorial Practice 15
PHO3312 Case Studies in Production 15
PHO3305 Studio Applications for Advertising 15
Photomedia units are only available to Faculty of Communications and Creative Industries students, and students in other Faculties formally enrolled in a Minor or Supporting Major in Photomedia. Photomedia units are not available as general electives.

*Essential for students intending to progress to Honours in Photomedia.
Note: It is recommended that students intending to study Photomedia major complete the following electives in the foundation year (Year One):
IMM1121 Digital Photomedia 15
PHO1105 Photo Work 15

Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2006 VET: 31/03/2006