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221.221 Photography and Digital Practices I (15 credits)

In this studio course students will be introduced to photographic digital image manipulation techniques within a broader discussion of the veracity and consumption of digital photographs. They will develop a self-initiated project in response to their specific area of creative practice.

Details Details

  • Year: 2020
  • Mode: Internal
  • Semester: Semester Two full semester
  • Location: Wellington Campus
  • Coordinator: Ms Caroline McQuarrie
  • Subject: Photography
  • College: College of Creative Arts

Online component Details

  • Online component: Course Guide and Administration - Access to an online learning environment is required so students can access the Course Guide, expected learning outcomes and assessment tasks. The online learning environment may also be required to access supplementary study resources and for the electronic submission of assignments. Core study resources will be supplied directly to students. Learn more about Stream, our online learning environment.

Requirements Requirements help

  • Prerequisite(s): 75 credits at 100 level
  • Restriction(s): 221.272

Dates

  • Start Date: Monday 13 July, 2020
  • End date: Sunday 15 November, 2020

Withdrawal dates Requirements help

The last day to withdraw from this course:

  • Without financial penalty: Saturday 25 July, 2020
  • Without academic penalty: Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Fees


Course fees for 2020

  • Domestic Students: NZD $862.50 *
  • International Students NZD $4,081.25 *

* This fee information is for estimation purposes only and includes New Zealand Goods and Services Tax. Actual fees payable will be finalised on confirmation of enrolment. The estimate does not include non-tuition fees. To view an estimate showing both tuition and non-tuition fees use the Fees Calculator. These fees only apply to 2020 enrolments. Domestic students may be eligible for free fees in their first year.

Learning outcomes Details

Students who successfully complete this course should be able to:

  1. Develop and apply an understanding of the issues surrounding the veracity and consumption of digital photographs. (Graduate profile: Connectedness -Whanaungatanga A3)
  2. Explore photographic digital image manipulation techniques. (Graduate profile: Creativity - Toi B1)
  3. Apply exploratory and transformative thinking to generate ideas and creative works in response to project challenges. (Graduate profile: Creativity - Toi C1)
  4. Competently utilise iterative processes and techniques of photographic digital image manipulation to transform ideas into outcomes. (Graduate profile: Virtuosity - Mohio D3)
  5. Source and utilise information in a variety of forms and contexts to support their creative process. (Graduate profile: Understanding - Matauranga E4)

Please note: Learning Outcomes are subject to change until the beginning of the semester in which the course is delivered.

Assessments Details

During this course, the following assessments will contribute to your final mark.


Assessment Learning outcomes assessed Weighting
1 Creative Compositions 1,2,3,4,5 100.0%

Please note: Assessment weightings are subject to change until the beginning of the semester in which the course is delivered.

* Specific dates for assessments will be finalised in information provided on Stream at the start of the Course.

Textbooks

It is recommended that textbooks are purchased no sooner than 7 weeks prior to the semester start date as textbooks can be subject to change.


  • There are no set texts for this course.

Bennetts Bookshop stocks textbooks and legislation. Current second-hand textbooks are also bought and sold. For more information visit Bennett's Online Books

Class timetable

The class timetable displays all available class times for this offering. Once you have enrolled in a course, you can access the student portal and select which of these class times you wish to attend.

Requirement(s): Each student should take 3 hour(s) of Studio class(es) per week


Studio (All students)
Friday 13:00 - 16:00

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