Image and Photography

Bond University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Image and Photography

  • Host University

    Bond University

  • Location

    Gold Coast, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Photography

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    10
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4.5 - 6
  • Overview

    Introduction

    An introduction to the theory and practice of still photography is presented in this subject. Students undertake exercises involving composition, use of colour, framing and other aspects of imagery. Assignment work requires critical analysis as well as practical exercises.

     
    Learning Objectives
    1. Students will be able to critique and demonstrate their understanding of the technical aspects of manual photography using an SLR or DSLR camera to take photographs in a range of situations.
     
    2. Students will be able to critique and demonstrate their understanding of the technical aspects of manual photography using an SLR or DSLR camera to take photographs in a range of situations.
     
    3. Students will demonstrate their understanding of composition and elements of design in order to purposely construct, critique and discuss photographs.
     
    4. Students will be able to critique and demonstrate their understanding of lighting and exposure, using shutter speed and aperture to produce creative photographs.
     
    5. Students will understand how to creatively design, execute and select imagery for a photographic brief.
     
    6. Students will produce and select images for a final photographic portfolio that showcases their photographic understanding and creativity.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.