Holmesglen

Certificate IV in Photography and Photo Imaging

CUA41115

Waverley

Take your first step towards a career in photography and prepare for work as an assistant in a digital photo imaging or graphic design studio.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate IV in Photography and Photo Imaging with Holmesglen

  • $4,500*

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Price includes all known fees*

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  • Waverley

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (2 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (2 years)

  • $9,800*

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  • Full price

    Price includes all known fees*

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Waverley

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (2 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (2 years)

  • $12,500*

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  • International

    Price includes all known fees*

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Waverley

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

*Verified June 16, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
18 years old, Year 12

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Exams, Assignments, Projects

Course Overview

This course provides practical training if you wish to pursue a career in the exciting world of photography, photo imaging and digital arts.

You will gain experience in the many photographic imaging techniques and practices through practical hands on exercises.

You will be able to explore your creative talents and gain skills in camera controls and image capture, darkroom print and processing, print/file storage; studio and mood lighting; traditional, contemporary and emerging industry trends; photo-industry awareness and networking; design skills in digital media; video art; digital manipulation and image enhancement.

  • Photo or Minilab Retail Assistant
  • Photographer's Assistant (Studio)
  • Photoimaging Trainee

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Photography and Photo Imaging with Holmesglen, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 15 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

10 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Interpret and respond to a design brief
    BSBDES402

  • Contribute to health and safety of self and others
    BSBWHS201

  • Integrate colour theory and design processes
    CUAACD401

  • Develop and apply photo imaging industry knowledge
    CUAPHI301

  • Process photo images to work-print and file stage
    CUAPHI303

  • Capture images in response to a brief
    CUAPHI401

  • Apply photo imaging lighting techniques
    CUAPHI402

  • Enhance, manipulate and output photo images
    CUAPHI403

  • Store and maintain finished creative work
    CUAPPR403

  • Research history and theory to inform own arts practice
    CUARES403

Elective Units

5 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Develop and extend critical and creative thinking skills
    BSBCRT301

  • Explore the use of colour
    BSBDES301

  • Develop and extend design skills and practice
    BSBDES403

  • Produce video art
    CUADIG306

  • Capture photographic images
    CUAPHI302

Course Provider

Holmesglen is one of the largest providers of vocational and higher education in Victoria.

Since 1982, Holmesglen has grown from a delivery of 90 programs to 7,000 students, to a unique multi sectoral provider offering over 600 programs to more than 50,000 students. Holmesglen delivers internationally and nationally across four major campuses: Chadstone, City, Moorabbin and Waverley.

Registered
1996
Courses
353
Provider Type
Public
Restrictions

No Restrictions