Course Description

You’ll learn to use specialist programs currently in use in the industry and receive the latest, most modern digital materials that will cover new, necessary skills to create a compelling portfolio or for publication through social media. Learn the tricks and tools that will allow you to reach your audience and get your name “out there”.

If you’re a creative person who wants to enhance the professionalism of your photographs, the Certificate in Digital Photography will allow you to gain the skills you want in the most flexible and accessible way. Use this course to begin a journey into the world of photography or to enhance your creative skill set.

Equipped with a Digital SLR camera, you can start on the path to freelance photography by learning digital imaging skills that will make your photos stand out. Shape your imagination and discover your true potential.

This comprehensive course will teach you specialist skills in camera use and operation, image editing using Adobe Lightroom and file management. You'll learn about the different styles of photography, including street photography, landscapes and portraits. This course will also teach you how to publish your images and how to create a folio.

In the final modules you'll learn about optimising lighting and what steps to take next in your career or study journey.

Lots of the course material is in video format – with practical, easily digestible topics. This video content has been created in-house by expert professional photographers, who are there to guide through every step on the way.

This online course could provide a pathway to a career in photography or simply to give you the skills to create and share stunning images.

At the conclusion of this course, you may want to progress to accredited courses such as the Certificate IV in Design (Specialising in Photography), which could see you develop your professional photography skills even further.

If you are an existing worker or have experience in the related industry, please inform our enrolment consultants during your enrolment conversation. You may be eligible to enrol as an existing worker and complete your studies faster. Please note - limitations do apply.