Course Title: Edit a digital image

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4278

Course Title: Edit a digital image

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 40.0

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)


Brunswick Campus


320T Design (TAFE)


Course Contact: Garry Amy

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4819

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to edit and manipulate an image captured digitally and to prepare for export to electronic image assembly.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICPMM322C Edit a digital image


1.  Assess digital image

2.  Edit digital image

Learning Outcomes

This unit requires knowledge of digital image capture, and the integral properties and characteristics of preparation of colour separation for print and digital file handling.

Overview of Assessment

Evidence of the following is essential:

   -  photographed image meets the quality and look/feel requirements of the brief. The digital camera functions are used to capture the required image

   -  understanding of image editing should be transferable across associated sectors of the printing industry

   -  evidence for assessment may be gathered from assessment of the unit of competency alone or through an integrated assessment activity.