Digital Photography - Beginners

Course Code: VE1EC100

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Start DateLocationDuration
04/11/2020University Centre10 WeeksEnquire
13/01/2021University Centre10 WeeksEnquire
04/11/2021University Centre10 WeeksEnquire

Course Overview

Through 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 Requirements

Learners must be 19 or over. No other specific entry requirements.

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Teaching and Learning Methods

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.

Industry Placement and Field Trips

Other Costs and Equipment Needed

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.

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