Course Title: Apply visual communication theory to photo imaging practice

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5351 Diploma of Photography and Photo Imaging

Course Title: Apply visual communication theory to photo imaging practice

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 45

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Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

VART6394C

City Campus

TAFE

340T Art

Face-to-Face

Term1 2017

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4815

Course Contact Email: mcvet@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

In this unit, you will use your self-directed application of skills and knowledge in order to research, apply and evaluate visual communication principles in the production of creative and innovative photo images.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUAPHI501 Apply visual communication theory to photo imaging practice

Elements:

1. Research role of photo imaging in visual communication

2. Use visual communication in photo imaging practice

3. Evaluate visual communication in photo imaging practice


Learning Outcomes

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

 


Overview of Assessment

Assessment is ongoing throughout the course and will include both project work and a presentation of a briefing document and folio of images to a panel of industry experts and your peers.