Photography Studies College (Melbourne), is a multi award winning tertiary photography college, located in Melbourne’s vibrant arts and cultural scene, only 5 minutes walk from Flinders St Station, close to a multitude of contemporary galleries and cafes. For 40 years PSC has delivered specialised, high quality and innovative photography education, consistently producing graduates of the highest calibre and providing students with an environment in which to explore their creativity, see the world anew and give expression to what they see.
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PSC has built a leading reputation for producing high quality, creative and award winning students and is the first choice for many students looking for a stimulating and career focused relevant learning experience.
PSC is a dual sector provider offering both Degree and Advanced Diploma courses. Both have been developed with the specialised know how that comes from 40 years as an innovative and experienced photographic educator.
The unique Bachelor of Photography degree course has a focus on creative practice, inquiry and reflection and is informed by contemporary practice and theory, critical dialogue, career outcomes and engagement with the meaning of photography.
The Advanced Diploma of Photography course ensures that the technical and conceptual skill set necessary for professional practice are built on comprehensively from foundation to professional level.
With a total student population of around 300 – 130 of which are Higher Education students - PSC students benefit from the intimate creative learning environment and the high quality industry specific facilities that includes the professional photography studios, the state of the art digital imaging and printing centre, the information resource hub and continual exhibition spaces.
PSC offers an excellent student to teacher ratio. Our students learn with some of the best in the creative industries: qualified professionals who constantly bring their current practice, commitment to great educational outcomes and expertise to the classroom. These dedicated teachers are an important factor in the high quality and innovation of the work produced by students.
A well established mentor program linking students to respected photographers and artists provides the opportunity to forge ongoing industry links and networks, and provide a sound basis for quality career outcomes.
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