Course Code: DB1EC001 Digital Photography - Beginners Next course dates Start dateLocationDuration 19 Sep 2024 University Centre 10 Weeks Apply now 09 Jan 2025 University Centre 10 Weeks Apply now Overview Is this course for me? What will I learn? How will I be assessed? Where could this course take me? Course SummaryThrough this course you will develop your technical, visual and creative skills when taking digital photographs. The course aims to teach you how to take quality photographs using different perspective and camera functions. You will learn how to upload and edit your photographs using Photoshop. This course is of a practical nature and will require some ICT skills. You will learn through observation, demonstrations, group work and practical projects, sharing ideas, skills and opinions. Initially you will be introduced to the basics such as: Taking control of your camera Learning to shoot in manual Digital Sensors Exposure and Metering File Types Applications and Techniques Composition Once you have acquired these skills you will extend your knowledge of the above and go into more detail of the following: Digital Sensors Exposure and Metering Composition. Entry RequirementsLearners must be 19 or over. No other specific . If you have previous experience of digital photography you might find our Digital Photography - Intermediate course is more suited to your needs. Qualification ObtainedDigital Photography - Beginners Learning and Teaching MethodsThis course is of a practical nature and will require some ICT skills. You will learn through observation, demonstrations, group work and practical projects, sharing ideas, skills and opinions. Expert Tutors All staff involved in the delivery of any courses within the College are approved to teach and/or assess the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering and/or assessing a given programme are appropriately qualified, with relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice. Assessment MethodsThere is no formal assessment on the course, however, you will receive ongoing feedback on your learning to support you to continue to extend your knowledge and challenge you further. Career Options and ProgressionUpon completion of the course your understanding and skills learnt will be assessed and this will form the basis of your learning as you progress to intermediate or advanced photography course, or you may wish to enrol on one of our full time photography programmes.