Swinburne University of Technology

Diploma of Photography and Photo Imaging

CUA50915

Hawthorn, Wantirna

This specialist qualification explores design theory with technical and theoretical skills essential for photo imaging work in commercial, media, wedding and institutional settings.

There are multiple ways to study Diploma of Photography and Photo Imaging with Swinburne University of Technology

  • $9,000*

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Hawthorn

    • March 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Wantirna

    • March 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • $16,500*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Hawthorn

    • March 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Wantirna

    • March 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

*Verified June 23, 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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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.
  • Photographer

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of Photography and Photo Imaging with Swinburne University of Technology, 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 17 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

3 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Apply visual communication theory to photo imaging practice
    CUAPHI501

  • Research and apply photo imaging trends
    CUAPHI502

  • Employ colour management in a digital imaging workplace
    CUAPHI513

Elective Units

14 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Design a digital action plan for small business
    BSBSMB413

  • Work with the human form in creative practice
    CUAACD505

  • Produce innovative digital images
    CUADIG405

  • Capture photographic images
    CUAPHI302

  • Enhance, manipulate and output photo images
    CUAPHI403

  • Explore the descriptive and emotive nature of photo lighting
    CUAPHI503

  • Produce commercial photo images
    CUAPHI505

  • Provide photographic portrait services
    CUAPHI506

  • Produce media photo images
    CUAPHI507

  • Produce technical photo images
    CUAPHI510

  • Make illustrative photo images for publication and display
    CUAPHI511

  • Develop self as artist
    CUAPPR404

  • Present a body of own creative work
    CUAPPR503

  • Style merchandise for photography
    SIRRMER516

Course Provider

For more than 100 years, Swinburne has been committed to innovative education, producing outstanding graduates and delivering enduring outcomes for our industry partners. With a focus on science, technology and innovation, our reputation for high quality, engaged teaching and research is reflected in Swinburne’s consistent ranking among the top 3% of universities in the world.

Registered
1998
Courses
218
Provider Type
Government
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