Course Title: Experiment with techniques to enhance digital images

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5308 Diploma of Visual Arts

Course Title: Experiment with techniques to enhance digital images

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

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Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

VART6249C

City Campus

TAFE

340T Art

Face-to-Face

Term1 2013,
Term2 2013,
Term1 2014,
Term1 2015,
VE 2016,
Term1 2016,
Term2 2016

Course Contact: Jennifer Cabraja

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4472

Course Contact Email: visualarts@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

In this course you will develop skills and knowledge to be able to capture digital images. You will work on the production of visual art images and gain an understanding on the production of the art photo imaging industry. This course allows you to conceptualise, research and initiate projects; undertake strategic planning and production tasks; manage finances; output visual art photo images to industry specifications; and liaise/consult with a range of associated and allied persons, work teams, government agencies and private enterprise.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUVDIG401A Experiment with techniques to enhance digital images

Elements:

1. Develop proficiency with a range of digital imaging techniques and media

2. Develop ideas for digital imaging

3. Organise digital imaging resources

4. Create finished digital images

5. Evaluate own digital imaging work


Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate your competency in the above elements.


Overview of Assessment

Assessment is on-going throughout the course. Assessment will incorporate a range of methods to assess performance and the application of knowledge and skills and will include:

  • Practical tasks, a major project
  • Direct observation including exploration of and experimentation with techniques
  • A digital portfolio which demonstrates personal reflection and feedback
  • Direct questioning combined with review of portfolios of evidence.

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