Course Title: Style merchandise for photography

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5228

Course Title: Style merchandise for photography

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 45.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Term1 2011,
Term1 2012

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: 03 9925 4815

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit involves the application of photographic styling techniques to visual merchandising arrangements.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Not required

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

WRRVM15A Style merchandise for photography


1Work effectively as a stylist

2Collaborate with key creative and production personnel

3Carry out steps in stylist planning

4Source props and merchandise for photographic assignments

5Place merchandise and props for photographs

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to prepare and style props, merchandise and other physical elements for the purpose of photography

Overview of Assessment

Assessment tasks in this course include writen reports and practical tasks.