Course Title: Process photoimages to work print/file stage

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4224

Course Title: Process photoimages to work print/file stage

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 120.0

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


345T Media and Communication


Term1 2011,
Term1 2012

Course Contact: Josiane Mueller

Course Contact Phone: 03 9925 4585

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to use techniques for image processing. In the course you familiarize yourself with specialised equipment and techniques used for making photo work-print images.

Current photoimaging industry practice relies increasingly on digital imaging processes and this is reflected in your training and assessment

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

There are no pre-requisites or co-requisites for this unit

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUVPHI07B Process photoimages to work print/file stage


1. Prepare work environment for analogue or digital

2. Process images by analogue or digital means.

3. Test techniques to produce proof sheet(s).

4. Test techniques to make work-print(s) and screen

5. Restore work environment and equipment

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to produce multiple proof sheets, digital files and work prints which demonstrate the application of selected techniques consistent with concept/brief.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course is ongoing throughout the semester. Your knowledge of course content is assessed through participation in class tutorial exercises and class discussions and through research of various applications of innovative imaging techniques. You will also be required to demonstrate your skills and knowledge through the production of proof sheets, work prints and digital files.