RMIT University (RMIT)

Certificate IV in Photography and Photo Imaging

CUA41115

Melbourne City

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 RMIT University (RMIT)

  • $4,750*

    + $294 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

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    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Melbourne City

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • $14,250*

    + $294 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Melbourne City

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

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How it works

Entry Requirements
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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
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

By completing this qualification successfully you’ll acquire skills and knowledge that prepare you for employment in one of the roles listed below.
  • Photo or Minilab Retail Assistant
  • Photographer's Assistant (Studio)
  • Photoimaging Trainee

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Photography and Photo Imaging with RMIT University (RMIT), 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.

  • Source and apply information on the history and theory of design
    BSBDES305

  • Shoot a wide range of screen content
    CUACAM401

  • Produce innovative digital images
    CUADIG405

  • Provide freelance services
    CUAIND402

  • Capture photographic images
    CUAPHI302

Course Provider

By choosing RMIT, you’re choosing a global university recognised for leadership and innovation in technology, design and enterprise.

RMIT offer you an education that will prepare you for success, expose you to new ideas and equip you with skills and knowledge to transform your future.

At RMIT you will learn how to make a positive and lasting impact in your community. Your degree will be supported by our international reputation for excellence in professional and vocational education and quality research.

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1995
Courses
261
Provider Type
Government
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