WHAT YOU STAND TO GAIN

Launch and enhance your career as a professional photographer in our Advanced Diploma of Creative Product Development.


Explore the wide variety of techniques and styles including portraiture, event and artistic photography.


Extend your photography skills using design thinking techniques to innovate your service and products.

COURSE CODE: CUA60420 | Cricos Course Code: 109081M

TRAINING OUTCOMES

Trimester One

Foundation

You will learn how to:

  • Capture photographic images
  • Basic digital imaging
  • Develop your artistic vision
  • Manage colour in the digital workspace
  • Produce images for publication

Trimester Two

Essentials

You will learn how to:

  • Provide photographic portrait services
  • Research current photographic styles and trends
  • Produce photographs for the media
  • Explore lighting techniques to create drama and interest

Trimester Three

Art and Business 

You will learn how to:

  • Negotiate a photographic brief
  • Produce professional commercial images
  • Plan an artistic photographic exhibition
  • Prepare your images for printing

Trimester Four

Creative Work

You will learn how to:

  • Develop a new body of creative work and plan its presentation
  • Develop your business skills

Trimester Five

Innovative Design

You will learn how to:

  • Design innovative products
  • Manage your new ideas

Trimester Six

Photo Professional

You will learn how to:

  • Evolve and refine your ideas
  • Extend your expertise
  • Stage a public exhibition

January / May / September

You have 3 opportunities per year to start this course.

Submit an enquiry for specific start dates.

You can choose to complete this course:

Full Time: 104 Weeks Total (2 Years)

Part Time: To Be Calculated

Total Course Fee $19,300 
You can choose to pay the total course fee upfront (100%) or via monthly instalments.

​The following payment is required upon acceptance of a letter of offer:
Total $1,500

You can complete this course at the:

Melbourne Campus (Australia)

You can choose to complete this course:

  • Full-time
  • Part-time

Blended learning is our delivery method.

Applicants for VET Diploma Courses must satisfy one of the following minimum entry criteria:

  • You must be over the age of 18
  • You must attend a Course Entry Interview

This course is available to International Students who are able to provide evidence that they:

  • Are over the age of 18.
  • Have completed year 12 or equivalent.
  • Have completed Year 12 English at an Australian secondary school or college, or equivalent.
  • If you have completed a qualification where English was the primary language of instruction, you may be eligible for an English language exemption.
  • IELTS, TOEFL, PTE and CAE: These tests must be taken no more than two years prior to application.
  • Meet one of the following English proficiency requirements:
    • a valid IELTS score of 5.5 or other minimum test scores indicated here
    • that they have successfully completed their Year 12 or equivalent in English Language.

You will be required to undertake a pre-training review and Language Literacy and Numeracy assessment as part of the application process:

Your pre-training review and LLN result will be used to:

  • Help United POP identify your educational support needs.
  • Demonstrate you are capable of undertaking the course – to be eligible for entry into a United POP Australia diploma of study you must achieve an exit Level 3 LLN outcome in both literacy and numeracy.

 

It is a condition of entry that upon acceptance, students provide evidence of having an Australian Student Visa (subclass 500). Please refer to this government website for information about applying.

There are currently no scholarships offered for our Photography and Digital Imaging Courses.

TRAINING OUTCOMES

Trimester One

Foundation

You will learn how to:

  • Capture photographic images
  • Basic digital imaging
  • Develop your artistic vision
  • Manage colour in the digital workspace
  • Produce images for publication

Trimester Two

Essentials

You will learn how to:

  • Provide photographic portrait services
  • Research current photographic styles and trends
  • Produce photographs for the media
  • Explore lighting techniques to create drama and interest

Trimester Three

Art and Business 

You will learn how to:

  • Negotiate a photographic brief
  • Produce professional commercial images
  • Plan an artistic photographic exhibition
  • Prepare your images for printing

Trimester Four

Creative Work

You will learn how to:

  • Develop a new body of creative work and plan its presentation
  • Develop your business skills

Trimester Five

Innovative Design

You will learn how to:

  • Design innovative products
  • Manage your new ideas

Trimester Six

Photo Professional

You will learn how to:

  • Evolve and refine your ideas
  • Extend your expertise
  • Stage a public exhibition

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