TAFE Statement in Introduction to Digital Photography

 
Qualification:
TAFE Statement
Course no:
165-28199V01
Start date:
Sat 6 May 2017
 –   Ultimo
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  • Introduction to Digital Photography course details

    Course description and aims

    This program explores the creative and practical aspects of photography. In addition to learning about cameras, their use and handling, students will explore aspects of Photoshop/Light room, including planning shoots, transferring images to computer, manipulating/editing and repairing many common problems that may occur in the digital environment to enhance the user's experience. Students will work on projects to gain a basic understanding of all aspects of photography and Photoshop.

    The course covers topics such as:
    - core concepts such as aperture, shutter
    - techniques such as panning, time exposure
    - exposure meter techniques: reflected, incident contrast evaluation
    - visualisation strategies and creative thinking
    - enhancement techniques through dodging and burning, level adjustment, colour correction
    - optimising images for display on a range of devices

    Some small group work may be undertaken as dictated by students learning needs and skill levels.

    On completion of this training program, students may wish to continue to the Preparatory Skill Set for Professional Photo Imaging Practice, Certificate IV in Photography and Photoimaging or Diploma of Photoimaging. Please refer to the Careers Pathway brochure to review options and educational progression.

    Course outcomes and careers

    On completion of this program, you may wish to continue to the Preparatory Skill Set for Photo Imaging Practice, the Certificate IV or Diploma of Photography and Photo Imaging.

    Skill sets

    Photography

    Entry requirements

    Enrol at any location

    Ultimo
    Part Time Day
    Course start:
    Sat 6 May 2017
    Course duration:
    12 Weeks
    Attendance:
    4 Hours per week
    Course Fee:
    $895
    Code:
    165-28199V01-17ULT-002
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    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 4 hours of class over 1 day per week for 12 weeks. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Saturday, 8:00am to 12:00pm.

    How to enrol or apply:

    Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling

    Fee information:

    ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

    Students will need to have their own DSLR or digital rangefinder camera with full manual controls, as well as portable hardrive approx 500GB and have a computer with basic imaging software.

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    Financial assistance: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance

    Subjects

    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    28199AIntroducton to Digital Photography48

     

     

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