Stage 2 Photography

LENGTH OF COURSE: Full Year

ASSUMED BACKGROUND: Successful completion of a Stage 1 Photography course is an advantage.

CURRICULUM CHARGES: $100

CONTENT
Course content will be a selection of the following:

Skills and Techniques: The course involves the study of various camera and lighting techniques. Students will learn the technical aspects of photography and will be required to develop high levels of skill. Although the course has a commercial photography bias, it’s designed for those seeking either a career or a hobby involving photography. In this subject, students are expected to investigate the production techniques of photographing objects (still life), action (sports), places (landscapes/cityscapes/ seascapes) and people (portraiture). They will also investigate a variety of digital imaging graphic techniques

Designing: Students will learn how to use the design process to produce collections of images for their selected techniques and/or themes. Students will develop expertise in using the design process to gather and analyse information, generate solutions, produce photographic products and solve their problems.

ASSESSMENT TYPES

Specialist Skills Tasks (20%):
Students must produce a variety of specialised photographs.
Design Portfolio & Product (50%):
Students must design and produce an exhibition that demonstrates a high standard of photographic skills and techniques. A design portfolio is required.
Resource Study (30%):
Students must design and produce an exhibition that demonstrates a high standard of photographic skills and techniques. A design portfolio is required