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CV1410 - Digital Imaging

Credit points: 3
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: School of Creative Arts (pre 2015)

This subject introduces students to a range of principles, terminology, and technologies used for digital image manipulation. Areas to be examined will include the use of computer hardware and peripherals such as input and capture devices along with mass storage options and the operation of software used for digital image manipulation. Students will be introduced to the ethical and moral debates associated with digital image manipulation and producer / consumer media distribution.

Learning Outcomes

  • create original digital images, through a process of research, capture and finally output;
  • demonstrate knowledge of a range of digital imaging principles and terminology;
  • demonstrate skill using a range of digital equipment such as scanners and cameras and software used in digital image acquisition and manipulation;
  • describe the aims of creative work in a written format;
  • demonstrate the role of presentation software.
NM1202 PT1110 NM2200


Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Coordinator: Dr Russell Milledge
Lecturer: Mr Gareth Wild.
Workload expectations:
  • 13 hours lectures
  • 26 hours practicals
Assessment: practical assignment completed in class (20%); project folio 1 completed in class (35%); final project folio (45%).

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.