Photography Design aims to support the advanced study and practice of a wide range of photographic practices. It offers a unique opportunity to develop a body of work that engages with the photographic image within the context of a critical understanding of contemporary photography and visual culture. It engages in the creative process and comprehends the physical and intellectual demands of the visual artist. The practice is underpinned by history and theories that support in the consideration of the context, audience and professional relevance of their practice in an independent or commercial environment.