Course Title: Produce digital images

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5234

Course Title: Produce digital images

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 50.0

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


340T Art


Term2 2009,
Term2 2011,
Term2 2012

Course Contact: Ninna Cikoja

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4472

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course develops the skills and knowledge required to produce digital images through the exploration and application of a range of techniques, equipment and materials. The range of techniques are quite varied and broad in nature. This is a specialisation unit and refers to a specific art form. This work will be carried out under limited supervision.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUVVSP12A Produce digital images


1. Prepare and maintain resources for digital imaging work 

2. Explore digital techniques to plan work 

3. Realise digital images 

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Prepare and maintain resources for digital imaging work
  • Explore digital techniques to plan work
  • Realise digital images

You will also have an understanding of:
  • Equipment and materials used in the production of digital images
  • Work space requirements for the production of digital images, including ways of organising and maintaining space
  • Ways of exploring, adapting and combining techniques to achieve different effects in digital imaging work
  • General knowledge of the elements and principles of design
  • General knowledge of historical and theoretical contexts for digital imaging work
  • Occupational lhealth and safety procedures
  • Copyright, moral rights and intellectual property issues

Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course is on going throughout the semester.

You will be assessed by:

  • Observation (with questions and answers) of OHS and work processes
  • Review of visual journal by teacher/assessor against specified criteria
  • Review of portfolio of digital images by a group of teachers/assessors.