Advanced Certificate in Professional Photography

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Program Description

Advanced Certificate in Professional Photography

During this programme, that singular aesthetic vision will emerge, as you continue to grow artistically and technically, by choosing a particular field in which to specialise. You will learn everything you need to know about professional photography, as well as discovering your unique "voice" that makes you stand out from the crowd. Brand, business and entrepreneurial components are included in order to enable you to develop a business model suited specifically to the genre of photography you feel most passionate about and want to pursue.

Modules

  • Contemporary Photography & Advanced Techniques
  • Stylistic & Critical Analysis
  • Advanced Digital Imaging
  • Brand Building & the Photographer
  • Creative Development
  • Small Business Development for Photographers
  • Work Integrated Learning

Career Opportunities

Commercial Photographer | Fashion Photographer | Fine Art Photographer | Magazine Photographer | Social and Events Photographer | Photojournalist and Documentary Photographer | Photographic Lab Manager | Professional Photographic Assistant | Professional Photographic Studio Manager | Creative Agency Photographer

Entry requirements

  • A Higher Certificate or equivalent (NQF level 5) in an appropriate field.
  • All candidates are required to attend an interview, and to submit a creative portfolio, which needs to meet the criteria set by a specialisation Panel. IIE Higher Certificate in Photography (HCP) graduates are exempt from this, but are required to submit their final results and attend an interview.

Cost & Fees

Full Settlement: R59,900

Instalment Fee(10 Monthly Instalments): R63,600

Deposit (Applicable to both fees): R10,000

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**Deposit Included in Total Fee

Last updated Feb 2018

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About the School

Vega School, an educational brand of the Independent Institute of Education, believes that brands are the world’s greatest assets for meaningful change. Vega therefore aims to graduate a new breed of ... Read More

Vega School, an educational brand of the Independent Institute of Education, believes that brands are the world’s greatest assets for meaningful change. Vega therefore aims to graduate a new breed of thinker by delivering fully accredited Certificates, Baccalaureates, Honours and Masters programmes in brand building and creative communication. Vega’s mantra - wisdomwithmagic - communicates its belief in creative strategic thinking. An IIE Vega graduate is an explorer who is smart, colourful and passionate, but generally dissatisfied with the status quo because he/she knows that brands, businesses, economies and societies can be healthier and do better for people. Read less
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