Creative Digital Photography Short Course

  • Learn how to improve your photography skills through this Creative Digital Photography Short Course
  • Delivered entirely online
  • Complete your course in just 12 weeks

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At a glance

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CATC Design School (RTO 0269)
Career Opportunities
  • Photographer
  • Art Photographer
  • Fashion Photographer
  • Sports Photographer
  • Commercial / Advertising Photographer

Recognised by the Australian Institute of Professional Photographers for membership requirements.


DSLR camera



Course length
6 hours per week for 12 weeks
Study mode



Study from anywhere, when it suits you best and graduate with the identical qualification as an on-campus student.


Study part of the course online. Combine your online learning with classes or practical sessions on-campus at a college or university.


Attend classes on-campus at a university, TAFE or college and interact face-to-face with teachers and fellow students.

Upload projects to the learning portal for feedback from your tutor
Start date

7 intakes per year

CATC Design School (RTO 0269)

CATC Design School produces skilled designers who are ready to work.

Their courses in photography, graphic design and interior design are highly regarded in the design industry. The specialist college is well known for delivering award-winning graduates with the right skills.

CATC’s flexible study options mean you can finish your course more quickly than you would studying a similar course at a university - and step into your design career sooner.

Think: Colleges Pty Ltd (RTO 0269) trading as CATC Design School


The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including whether you are an Australian resident or your chosen payment option. To find out more, contact the course provider.

What you'll learn

Become trained in:

  • Basic digital SLR use
  • Exposure and composition
  • Working with light
  • Working across a range of conditions
  • Post production

Resources required

You will need to provide your own photography equipment and software for this course, including:

  • Digital SLR camera with interchangeable lenses or fixed lens with manual functionality
  • Tripod
  • Camera flash
  • 2GB - 8GB flash card
  • Card reader
  • Adobe Lightroom CC

Course structure

5 units

  • Use of your DSLR
  • Understanding exposure
  • Understanding composition
  • Working with different light
  • Post production & workflow - Adobe Lightroom

Support and delivery

Studying with CATC Design School

Studying online explained

When you study online with CATC Design School, you can:

  • Study from anywhere, when it suits you best.
  • Graduate with the identical qualification as an on-campus student.
  • Get comprehensive support from teachers via phone and email.
  • Access course materials online.
  • Interact with teachers and fellow students via platforms like virtual classrooms, forums and video calls.

If you study online, you’re welcome to visit your closest campus and meet with tutors for one-on-one assistance.

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