Course Title: Digitise images for reproduction

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5288

Course Title: Digitise images for reproduction

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)


Brunswick Campus


320T Design (TAFE)

Face-to-Face or Internet

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 scan images, including line-art, greyscale and colour originals. No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit of competency.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICPPP322C Digitise images for reproduction


1. Mount original copy

2. Set up scanner

3. Produce images

Learning Outcomes

This unit applies to the preparation of copy, calibration of the scanner and the production of scanned images that meet the technical specifications of the job.

Individuals will work under limited supervision and with defined procedures.

Overview of Assessment

Evidence of the ability to:

   -  scan images that meet specified quality and technical standards for reproduction and final end use

   -  find and use information relevant to the task from a variety of information sources

   -  use a medium to high-end full colour digital device to reproduce one line-art, one greyscale, one colour transparency (positive), one colour reflective, one negative and one re-screen.