Course Title: Make illustrative images for publication and display

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5309

Course Title: Make illustrative images for publication and display

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 45.0

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


345T Media and Communication


Term1 2013,
Term1 2014,
Term1 2015

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4815

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this course you will develop the techniques required to research, conceive, capture and produce a substantial photographic project. The focus of the units is each student to produce their own coffee table stylebook.
The unit is taught in conjunction with ‘Prepare images for Prepress Processing’ CUVPHI530A which concentrates on the output skills to produce a book.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

(Not applicable)

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUVPHI527A Make illustrative images for publication and display


Element 1. Establish and define requirements for a range of illustration projects

Element 2. Prepare for shoot

Element 3. Shoot images, proof and optimise work to client specifications.

Element 4. Wrap up and review shoot.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will have covered the skills required to manage and produce a photographic project.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment tasks in this course include:
• Direct questioning combined with review of portfolios of
• Direct observation of candidate applying a typical
workflow in illustrative photo imaging professional practice