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Course Description

Photography gives students the opportunity to develop their skills in both capturing and manipulating digital images.

Students have access to Digital SLR cameras and learn to manipulate manual features to creative effect.

Students learn to critically analyse photographic imagery and develop visual literacy skills, as well as analytical writing skills.

Students focus on different photographic genres and are given opportunities to develop photographic skills, to work to a brief, shooting in different environments and to use industry standard programs such as Adobe Photoshop.

Assessment Type & Weighting

Visual Study  50%
Practical  20%
Folio 30%

Semester Offered

Semester 1 & 2 


Casuarina Senior College builds a culture and environment where young adults are confident to take responsibility for their learning. This environment is developed through mutual trust, respect and care between students, staff and the broader community.