Introduction to Photography
Everywhere you look there is a photo of a person, landscape, animal, or product. Photography holds a very special place in history and continues to stay on top as a valued commodity, despite all the technological advancements.
People who learn about photography benefit from gaining a new hobby, a new marketable skill and appreciation for their surroundings. Being able to take a decent photo can also boost your confidence and you can always gift your friends and family a wonderful scrapbook of memories.
In this course you will learn about the various aspects of taking a good photo, the different types of photography and the benefits of learning how to use a camera efficiently.
Next, you will learn how to improve your photography skills and what areas to focus your attention on when attempting to take a good picture.
Finally, we will review a few tips and advice in regards to perfecting your photography skills, the importance of practice and so on.
You Will Learn:
- What makes a good photograph
- The importance of photography as a whole
- The various aspects of photography as an art
- The different types of photography
- The importance of experimenting and learning photography techniques
- The benefits of taking good pictures
The Benefits of Taking This Course:
- You will learn a new skill
- Learning about photography can help you build confidence and improve self-esteem
- You will be able to use your camera to its maximum potential
- The many uses for photographs and the potential to make a career
Who can take the Introduction to Photography Certificate course?There are no entry requirements to take the course.
What is the structure of the course?The course is broken down into 1 individual modules. Each module takes between 20 and 90 minutes on average to study. Although students are free to spend as much or as little time as they feel necessary on each module.
Where / when can the course be studied?The course can be studied study at any time and from any internet connected device
Is there a test at the end of the course?Once you have completed all 1 modules there is a multiple choice test. The questions will be on a range of topics found within the 1 modules. The test, like the course, is online and can be taken a time and location of your choosing.
What is the pass mark for the final test?The pass mark for the test is 70%.
What happens if a user fails the test?If the user doesn’t pass the test first time they will get further opportunities to take the test again after extra study. There are no limits to the number of times a test can be taken.
How long does it take to complete the Introduction to Photography Certificate course?We estimate that the course will take about 0.75 hours to complete in total, plus an additional 30 minutes for the end of course test.