In this training you will gain the skills and knowledge required to apply a range of techniques to capture images using a standard digital stills camera.
|Qualification:||Statement of Attainment - training in Digital Photo Practice (Capture) [extract from CUA41115]|
|Duration:||Face-to-face delivery in classroom and workshops on location field trips. One evening a week for 15 weeks, approximately 5.30-8.30pm.|
Enrolment fees for this course are based on the costs per subject as indicated below. In addition, a Service and Amenities fee of $40 will be payable each semester. Further information is available at Course fees and assistance
|Likely Job Outcome:||While there are no specific job opportunities at the conclusion of this training, it does provide many of the foundation skills needed by those planning a career in photo imaging. The skills and knowledge gained also apply in contexts where photography may not be the primary job role or main focus of work activity. For example, in the creative sectors a visual artist uses these skills to document the progress of work. In the events industry, an event coordinator might need to take photographs of potential venues or site layouts. Image styles may be technical, photojournalistic or illustrative. Successful completion of the national unit of competency achieved in this training is credited towards and allows entry into training in Digital Photo Editing (Lightroom) and/or the Certificate IV in Photography and photo Imaging which does lead to photographic industry job opportunities.|
Entry Requirements / How to Apply
A basic understanding of the functions of a DSLR or mirror-less digital camera is advised for successful completion of this program.
You will need literacy levels of at least 3 across reading, writing, learning, oral communication and numeracy skills (ACSF) to successfully complete this program. See below to check your literacy. If you do not have this level in any area, you can still enrol and seek support to improve your skills or you may prefer to begin with the lower level program.
Please phone (02) 6207 4872 to have a chat to one of our teachers.
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Literacy Skills Information
We suggest that you will need Australian Core Skills Framework literacy levels of at least 3 across reading, writing, learning, oral communication and, depending on your program of study, numeracy skills to successfully complete this program. See below to check your literacy skills. If you do not have this level, you can still enrol and seek support to improve your skills or you may prefer to begin with the lower level program. Please visit Education and Community or phone (02) 6207 4872 to have a chat to one of our teachers.
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Capture photographic images
CIT Code: PHOT148 Cost: $730 Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to use a standard digital stills camera using a range of techniques. It applies to individuals who are planning a career in photo imaging, or in contexts where photography may not be the primary job role or main focus of work activity. At this level, work would be undertaken independently, but within established parameters and under supervision and guidance. Prerequisites: Nil
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