Course Description

FETAC Level 5 Digital Photography

Waterford College of Further Education

Course Description

This module offers a broad and comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of digital photographic production. It will develop practical, critical and academic skills of value to the learner pursuing further education or seeking employment in any area in which a basic knowledge of digital photography would be an advantage.

Certification: FETAC Level 5 Certificate of Achievement (L22565)

Course Content:

The Camera:

• Demonstrate the functions of the principal components of a digital camera and/or digital SLR camera.
• Take a series of photographic images demonstrating composition, perspective, tone, shape, form and space.
• Define concepts such as lens aperture, shutter speed, focus, depth of field and ISO sensitivity.

Post Capture Production:

Plan software manipulation techniques, use digital editing tools, resize, sharpen, colour change, image reconstruction.

Digital Photographic Storage, Printing and Presentation.

Course Code 5N1270
College Name Waterford College of Further Education
Course Category Arts, Crafts & Hobbies, Digital Photography
Course Location Waterford City, Waterford, Ireland
Course Start Date 2nd October 2017
Course End Date 25th April 2018
Course Fee 385
Course Duration 2nd Oct 2017 – 24th April 2018
Course Times Monday evenings 6.30pm – 9.30pm
Awarding Body QQI
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Course Provider

Waterford College of Further Education

051 870136
Admissions Office, Waterford city Ireland, Waterford, Republic of Ireland

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