“Taking pictures is savoring life intensely, every hundredth of a second.”

Marc Riboud

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WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF THE PHOTOGRAPHY QUALIFICATION?


To enable you to select relationships and contexts for photography, including the required interpretation, analysis, pre-visualising, conceptualising and capturing of images. On graduation you will be a well-rounded entry-level photographer with a good fundamental knowledge of photography, together with interpersonal and business skills, in preparation for later specialisation in specific photography genres or related fields.

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WHAT WILL I BE CAPABLE OF ON COMPLETION OF THE PHOTOGRAPHY QUALIFICATION?
You will be able to:

WHAT CAREER CAN I FOLLOW ON COMPLETION OF THE PHOTOGRAPHY QUALIFICATION?

WHAT ARE THE ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS?
This qualification is a vocational (career-focused) course.

HOW IS THE COURSE STRUCTURED?
The National Certificate: Photography consists of a total of 144 credits:

Communication Module I (18 credits) 12 Weeks or can be done through Distance Learning
Professional Practice Module I (18 credits) 12 Weeks or can be done through Distance Learning
Communication Module II (20 credits) 12 Weeks or can be done through Distance Learning
Professional Practice Module II (23 credits) 12 Weeks or can be done through Distance Learning
Photography Module I (20 credits) 12 Weeks
Photography Module II (24 credits) 12 Weeks
Photography Module III (20 credits) 12 Weeks

HOW DO I REGISTER?

  1. Study the Year Plan and choose the modules you would like to register for (please note that modules are hierarchical, in other words, you have to finish module I of any subject before you can register for module II) and your study method, namely full time or distance education.
  2. Fill in an enrolment form and email it to info@visualskillsschool.com or fax to 086 611 9252.
  3. VSS will send you notification of pro-forma acceptance with a student number and a pro-forma invoice.
  4. Pay the required study fees into the bank account indicated on the invoice.
  5. Fax or email the proof of payment.
  6. You will receive confirmation of your registration with full details of the course you have registered for.

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING:
This qualification can be achieved wholly, or in part, through recognition of prior learning. Please contact College Admin for full details.