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Capture your future

    Full time courses

    Everything we do in our full time courses is designed to help you develop and become more visual, creative, innovative and entrepreneurial. At PSC we focus on these capabilities with real world, professional and employment outcomes.

    Real world involvement 

    You will research and develop your own business and marketing plans at the undergraduate level, pivotal for your ongoing success.

    Throughout your study program you are encouraged to make your work visible by regularly submitting your work for national and international awards, opportunities and publications.

    In your final year of the Bachelor’s degree you will become a member of the peak industry body - the Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP) and enter their annual awards, providing you with tangible industry feedback and measurement of work against current external industry standards.

    We have an active employment register and comprehensive network that matches PSC students to jobs in Melbourne, based on their experience and abilities. This provides you with an opportunity to gain valuable contacts in the profession, with many of our graduates gaining ongoing employment and valuable networks. 

    Once you’ve graduated

    80% of PSC graduates who are available for employment are employed within 4 months of completing their course*. (Quality Indicators of Learning and Teaching, 2017.)

    Graduates of PSC are eligible to apply for full membership of the following Australian professional bodies: 

    • AIPP Australian Institute of Professional Photographers
    • MEAA Media Entertainment and Arts Alliance
    • NAVA National Association of Visual Arts

    the right course

    Why Choose PSC to Study Photography?

    We are Australia’s leading photography education institution. Our unique courses and dynamic student experience helps graduates reach their creative potential and career aspiration.

    Visual imagery is connected to every part of our daily life and central to contemporary culture and society. At PSC, we believe the most successful communicators of the future will be those who use photography
    instinctively and intelligently.

    We are an innovative, multiple award-winning college, offering the highest university-standard learning experience within an expert and nurturing community.

    Since 1972, we’ve been the centre for photographic study excellence in the heart of Melbourne’s arts precinct.

    Join us!

    Upcoming courses

    For 40 years PSC provide students with an environment in which to explore their creativity, see the world anew and give expression to what they see.


    What is PSC like?

    What is PSC like?

    PSC’s visually exciting and creative environment ensures our unique award-winning courses and highest rated student experience help you realise your talents, creative aspirations and career goals.

    The Printshop @ PSC

    The Printshop @ PSC

    The Print Shop provides you with the knowledge, experience and insight  to create and print images of outstanding quality. 

    Industry Partnerships

    Industry Partnerships

    The photography industry says PSC is Australia's best photography college!

    Students have regular contact with industry professionals throughout their course  through our mentor program, industry events and guest speakers.



    Access one of the best equipped and largest professional photography studios in Melbourne! PSC students have access to two double-sized photography studios, fitted with modern lighting equipment for producing high quality imagery.

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