Course Title: Photography & Graphic Reproduction

Part A: Course Overview

Course ID: 021020

Program: C5041

Course Title: Photography & Graphic Reproduction

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 48.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Creative Media


Course Contact: Josiane Mueller

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254585

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course provides the skills, knowledge and attitudes required to produce photographs for reproduction, printing and display purposes and incorporating images with graphic art layouts.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

VART5782C Use a 35mm SLR camera or digital equivalent
VART5784C Apply photoimaging lighting techniques
VART5783C Plan and carry out image capture in response to brief
VART5787C Integrate colour theory and design processes in response to a brief

National Competency Codes and Titles


Photography & Graphic Reproduction


VBS801/1 Evaluate the suitability of image characteristics for a variety of reproduction &
display techniques.

VBS801/2 Produce stylised designs integrating images and graphic elements for set briefs.

VBS801/3 Analyse the photographic content and typographical elements used in graphic
design for a variety of print, electronic media and exhibition displays.

Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

Assessment of this course requires the production of a series of images suitable for both reproduction and display and demonstrating both photographic quality and design appropriate for effective incorporation in a layout.