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Statement of Attainment in Preparatory Skill Set for Professional Photo Imaging Practice

National Course Code: CUASS00050

TAFE NSW Course Number: CUASS00050-V01


Study Type:
Part Time Evening

Start Date:
19 Jul 2017


16 weeks

Nominal Hours:

Full Fee: $3,865
Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $0

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  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Government Subsidised

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If your course has been funded by Training Services NSW under Smart and Skilled, you may be contacted by a Training Services NSW representative to discuss your experience at Western Sydney Institute.

This skill set addresses fundamental skills, knowledge and performance requirements for photo imaging practice. This skill set is for individuals who wish to pursue a career in photography and photo imaging.

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this skill set at the time of publication.

Classes for this course will be held at Parramatta GWS Business Centre

This skill set addresses fundamental skills, knowledge and performance requirements for photo imaging practice. You will learn how to use a DSLR camera on manual, and get the most out of it. You will also learn how to work with available light, and the basics of studio lighting. You will learn how to enhance and manipulate your photographs using industry standard software, and gain an understanding of photographic business basics and the historical context for photographic practice.

To ensure you leave us with the most up to date qualification...

If during or after your enrolment, the course in which you are enrolled is updated in line with national industry standards, the Institute reserves the right to transition you into an alternate course. If this becomes necessary, the Institute will advise you of the change and the arrangements which will be available for you to complete your alternate course.

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Credit (or recognition) for modules/units may be granted based on previous learning, studies, work and/or life experiences. Please discuss this with the teaching section when you enrol.

CUAPHI403 Enhance, manipulate and output photo images
CUARES403 Research history and theory to inform own arts practice
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

The above list includes units being offered at this campus and that are required to complete this qualification. Other colleges may offer different elective options. For some courses the electives will not be listed however they will be discussed during your first class. Please see for the full list of elective units available within this course.

Smart and Skilled Student Fees

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 870 for further information and advice.

First qualification$0
Second qualification$0
Non-government subsidised fee$3,865

Trainees: From 2016 if you are starting a traineeship that is on the NSW Skills List, your Smart and Skilled fee for the whole qualification will not be more than $1,000.

For full details on TAFE NSW fees and money matters please visit our Paying for Your Course page.

Start Date: 19 Jul 2017

Part Time Evening: 3 hours per week x 16 Weeks

The course will run Wednesday evenings for 16 weeks and includes 1 saturday of studio access at Nepean College- date to be confirmed with your teacher.

To enrol in this course please click on the Enrol Now button Or contact the WSI Service Centre on 131 870 to enrol.

You will also need to attend a compulsory information on the first evening of classes, July 19, 2017.

A Unique Student Identifier is required prior to enrolment. To apply for your USI follow this link. If you cannot remember your USI

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