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Course code:

CUA41115

Next available intakes:

February

Course length:

Full Time: 1 year , Part Time: 2 years

Campus:

Glen Waverley

The Certificate IV in Photography and Photo Imaging provides an innovative and highly practical introduction to contemporary trends in the photography and image capture industry.

This course provides practical training with a strong vocational focus on digital photography, studio practice and image post production.

Our teachers and are industry experts who inspire, encourage and support students to create work of exceptional standards both creatively and technically.

Certificate IV graduates leave our course with a strong understanding of photographic practices and principles. Many of our students gain employment in a wide range of photo-media positions or as freelancers with commercial clients. The course also provides a strong foundation for more advanced study at Diploma or Degree level.


Course structure

To receive this qualification you must complete 10 core units and five elective units.

Elective units have been chosen by Holmesglen based on feedback from industry and staff qualifications.

If you have already completed other eligible elective units, these may be counted towards completion of this course.

ASSESSMENT

Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards

SUBJECTS

Code

Name

BSBDES402

Interpret and respond to a design brief

BSBWHS201

Contribute to health and safety of self and others

CUAACD401

Integrate colour theory and design processes

CUAPHI301

Develop and apply photo imaging industry knowledge

CUAPHI303

Process photo images to work-print and file stage

CUAPHI402

Apply photo imaging lighting techniques

CUARES403

Research history and theory to inform own arts practice

CUAPHI302

Capture photographic images

BSBCRT301

Develop and extend critical and creative thinking skills

BSBDES301

Explore the use of colour

BSBDES403

Develop and extend design skills and practice

CUADIG306

Produce video art

CUAPHI401

Capture images in response to a brief

CUAPHI403

Enhance, manipulate and output photo images

CUAPPR403

Store and maintain finished creative work

Code Name
BSBDES402Interpret and respond to a design brief
BSBWHS201Contribute to health and safety of self and others
CUAACD401Integrate colour theory and design processes
CUAPHI301Develop and apply photo imaging industry knowledge
CUAPHI303Process photo images to work-print and file stage
CUAPHI402Apply photo imaging lighting techniques
CUARES403Research history and theory to inform own arts practice
CUAPHI302Capture photographic images
BSBCRT301Develop and extend critical and creative thinking skills
BSBDES301Explore the use of colour
BSBDES403Develop and extend design skills and practice
CUADIG306Produce video art
CUAPHI401Capture images in response to a brief
CUAPHI403Enhance, manipulate and output photo images
CUAPPR403Store and maintain finished creative work

Entry requirements

Please provide a folio consisting of any style of photography, folio with mounted prints preferred. It is suggested that you include 10 to 20 carefully selected images.

Please contact 9564 1602 to arrange an interview time and date.

Prior to enrolment or commencement of training you will be required to complete a literacy and numeracy assessment and a pre-training interview. These will assist with determining your suitability to the course, verify your training plan, and identify any learning support needs.

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING

You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.


Outcomes

QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION

On completion of the course, you will receive the CUA41115 Certificate IV in Photography and Photo Imaging.

PATHWAYS

Graduates of the CUA41115 Certificate IV in Photography & Photo Imaging may be eligible to continue their studies at a different institute in the Diploma of Photography.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

- Photographer's assistant
- Artist
- Fine art photographer
- Digital operator
- Wedding and portrait photographer
- Fashion and editorial photographer


How to apply

DIRECT

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Visit How to Apply for more information on the application process.

VTAC

Apply through VTAC for the February intake for full-time study.

RECRUITMENT

Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.

Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.


Fees

Type

Cost

Full Fee

$10,267.00

Government subsidised

$4,732.00

Concession

$946.40

Holmesglen tuition fees shown are all inclusive and indicative of the cost to complete the entire course.
These are indicative fees only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment.
Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.

Find out more about paying your fees and our payment options


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Photography Open Days

At Holmesglen we prepare you to be work ready and train you using professional standard, digital photography equipment. Visit us on Open Day and meet teachers and students, tour the facilities and participate in a live studio portrait photo shoot.�At this Information Session you will be able to ask questions and learn more about what is offered in our Photography courses.

- , Thu, 12 Sep

Holmesglen Glen Waverley Campus, 595 Waverley Road Glen Waverley Australia

All information is correct at the time of printing but subject to change.

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