You will learn how to apply a broad range of skills in photo imaging, including lighting, image capture, enhancements and manipulation, and output. This course provides you with the skills you need to work as a photo imaging assistant in a specialised photographic studio, large organisation (for example, graphic design company), or digital photo imaging workplace.
- Interpret and respond to a design brief
- Integrate colour theory and design processes
- Develop and apply photo imaging industry knowledge
- Process photo images to work-print and file stage
- Select and organise finished work for storage
- Enhance, manipulate and output photo images
- Apply photo imaging lighting techniques
- Research and apply information on the traditions that inform photo imaging practice
- Capture images in response to a brief
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
CUAPHI401 Capture images in response to a brief
CUAPHI402 Apply photo imaging lighting techniques
CUAPHI403 Enhance, manipulate and output photo images
CUAPPR403 Store and maintain finished creative work
CUARES403 Research history and theory to inform own arts practice
CUADIG405 Produce innovative digital images
CUAPHI302 Capture photographic images
CUAPPR304 Participate in collaborative creative projects
CUADIG305 Produce digital images
CUAPPR407 Select and prepare creative work for exhibition
Additional selectable units may apply.
Assessments will be through your portfolio, given tasks and assignments. They must be received by the due date. Late submissions will only be accepted if an extension has been granted by your facilitator. Request for extension must be received electronically by your assessor one week prior to the due date. Failure to submit all your required assessments will mean that your result will be W – Withdrawn and you will need to re-enrol in the unit when it is next scheduled.
By successfully completing this course you will receive a nationally recognised AQF Qualification
Photo lab technician
Photo store specialist
- On-campus – The majority of teaching and assessment is conducted on-campus
- McKoy Street, Wodonga Vic (Main campus)
Full-time: 1 year
9am-4pm, Mondays & Tuesdays with some online learning available. Students are able to use the remaining three weekdays to photograph and complete assessments.
You will be encouraged to undertake some form of work placement experience during the course of the year.
You may enter the qualification with limited or no vocational experience; however we recommend that you have completed Year 10 as a minimum.
Government Funded $3,960.00 (Tuition $3,960.00, Materials $0.00)
Concession $792.00 (Tuition $792.00, Materials $0.00)
Fee For Service $6,160.00 (Tuition $6,160.00, Materials $0.00)
Fees Additional Information
The student tuition fees published are indicative only and can be subject to change given individual circumstances at the time of enrolment. Funding made available to eligible individuals by State and Commonwealth Governments. If funding is utilised, this may affect future opportunities to access additional funding in the future. For more information see ‘Fee information and eligibility’ under the 'Apply Now' tab on the Wodonga TAFE website.
How to apply
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Once you have completed Certificate IV in Photography and Photo Imaging, you may extend your skills by completing further studies at diploma level.
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