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Unit description

Builds on the curriculum of Photography and Digital Imaging, using advanced creative techniques and ideas for camera work, lighting and personal expression. Students are encouraged to use these in a context of their own choosing to complete a finished suite of artworks.

Unit content

  • On and off camera flash techniques
  • Large format printing 
  • Review of contemporary photo-based production methods
  • Photography and text
  • Photographic theory
  • Review of contemporary photographic genres and styles
  • Prepare photographic works for exhibition
  • Occupational health and safety issues

Learning outcomes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
On completion of this unit, students should be able to:GA1GA2GA3GA4GA5GA6GA7
1produce publications and imagery appropriate to visual art and designCreativity
2effectively integrate work developed on appropriate software applications into one artworkKnowledge of a discipline
3demonstrate an extended capacity to integrate typographic and pictorial imageryKnowledge of a discipline
4critically appraise their own publication material and the work of othersIntellectual rigour
5show evidence of the development of ideas and skills towards final artworks.Creativity

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. produce publications and imagery appropriate to visual art and design
    • GA2: Creativity
  2. effectively integrate work developed on appropriate software applications into one artwork
    • GA4: Knowledge of a discipline
  3. demonstrate an extended capacity to integrate typographic and pictorial imagery
    • GA4: Knowledge of a discipline
  4. critically appraise their own publication material and the work of others
    • GA1: Intellectual rigour
  5. show evidence of the development of ideas and skills towards final artworks.
    • GA2: Creativity

Teaching and assessment

Notice

Intensive offerings may or may not be scheduled in every session. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

Southern Cross University employs different teaching methods within units to provide students with the flexibility to choose the mode of learning that best suits them. SCU academics strive to use the latest approaches and, as a result, the learning modes and materials may change. The most current information regarding a unit will be provided to enrolled students at the beginning of the study session.

Fee information

Domestic

Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2020 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 1

Fee paying courses
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International

Please check the international course and fee list to determine the relevant fees.

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