Course Title: Produce digital images

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4311 Certificate IV in Visual Arts

Course Title: Produce digital images

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


340T Art


Term2 2014,
Term2 2015,
Term2 2016

Course Contact: Jennifer Mills

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4472

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

  • In this course you will explore skills and knowledge required to produce digital images through the exploration and application of a range of techniques, tools, equipment and materials.

People who produce digital images in any context may apply the skills and knowledge outlined in this course. They are still developing their expertise with digital imagery and could be producing photo images or digital art.

At this level, work is usually undertaken under supervision, though some autonomy and judgement can be expected within established parameters.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUVDIG301A Produce digital images


1. Plan digital imaging work through exploration

2. Prepare, maintain and store digital imaging resources

3. Create finished digital images

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, you will have completed digital art projects that will contribute to a portfolio of evidence.

Evidence of the ability to:

  • produce multiple digital images or a single major work that shows some technical proficiency in chosen techniques
  • work with ideas and techniques and bring them together in finished work
  • adapt the capabilities of digital imaging techniques and resources.    


Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course is on going throughout the semester. Your knowledge and understanding of course content is assessed through completion of a body of work that demonstrates concept development, understanding of materials and adhering to the guidelines of working in a studio.

 On completion of this course you will be able to:

  •  Inform work through experimentation with digital imaging techniques
  •  Develop and refine a conceptual vision for digital images
  •  Determine and organise resource requirements for new work
  •  Realise digital images.