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Certificate II in Visual Arts-Photography (CUA20715)

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Benowa SHS: 30051

Qualification Description

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who are developing the basic creative and technical skills that underpin visual arts and craft practice. 

This qualification covers the operation of cameras and lighting equipment for commercial, domestic portrait, media, wedding, illustrative, institutional and art photography. 

Entry Requirements

A laptop to complete all assessments and demonstrate competency.

Provide a folio of evidence upon application to be considered for the subject. 

There are no other entry requirements

Duration and Location

This course is one / two years long. The course is delivered at Benowa SHS as part of the school timetable. 

Fees

There is no cost for this course. 

Course Units

Students will complete nine units of competency. Four of these units are core units and five are electives:



UNIT OF COMPETENCY CODE COMPETENCY STATUS UNIT OF COMPETENCY NAME
BSBWHS201 Core Contribute to health and safety of self and others
CUAACD101 Core Use basic drawing techniques
CUAPPR201 Core Make simple creative work
CUARES202 Core Source and use information relevant to own arts practice
BSBDES201 Elective Follow a design process
ICTICT204 Elective Operate a digital media technology package
CUADIG203 Elective Develop video arts skills
CUAPHI305 Elective Use wet darkroom techniques to produce monochrome photographs
CUAPHI302 Elective Capture photographic images

Refer to training.gov.au for specific information about the qualification.

RTO Obligation

Benowa SHS guarantees that the student will be provided with every opportunity to complete the qualification. We do not guarantee employment upon completion of this qualification.

Students who are deemed competent in all twelve units of competency will be awarded a qualification and a record of results. If students obtain the qualification, they will gain four points towards their QCE. Students who achieve at least one unit of competency (but not the full qualification) will receive a statement of attainment.

Delivery Modes

A range of delivery modes will be used during the teaching and learning of this qualification. These include:

  • Face-to-face instruction
  • Work-based learning
  • Guided learning
  • Online training

Assessment

Assessment is competency based and completed in a simulated Photography environment. Assessment techniques include: observations, folios of work, written and practical tasks, questioning and projects.

Work Placement

Students do not complete work placement for this unit of competency. 

Pathways

The qualification has been developed while consulting with industry to ensure that students are ready for the workplace. 

This qualification may articulate into:

  • CUA31115 Certificate III in Visual Arts - Photography
  • Other CUA qualifications
  • Entry level work in the Photography Industry

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Last reviewed 11 December 2019
Last updated 11 December 2019