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NM2220 - Creative Concepts of Lighting

Credit points: 3
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: College of Arts, Society & Education

Creative lighting approaches that embrace the aesthetic qualities of light form an essential element when producing visually stunning images. This subject explores the creative and professional application of photographic lighting. Lectures and workshop topics will provide students with skills to work effectively and creatively within a professional photographic studio. Theoretical and practical topics include; evaluating lighting quality, aesthetic concepts associated with lighting, controlling contrast with lighting ratios, and applications within professional lighting studios including portraiture, product, industrial and fashion photography.

Learning Outcomes

  • apply the theory of creatively lighting to studio practice;
  • analysis and describe concepts associated with lighting aesthetics;
  • define how lighting concepts function within a range of photographic genres and visual communication;
  • develop skills in self directed-learning effectively.
Assumed
Knowledge:
12 CP of Level 1 Subjects
Prerequisites: NM1200 OR NM1201 OR CV1020 OR CV1210
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
NM2201

Availabilities

Cairns, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 28-Mar-2019
Lecturer: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 13 hours lectures
  • 26 hours tutorials
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: assignments (30%); final folio (50%); online quiz (20%).

Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 28-Mar-2019
Lecturer: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 13 hours lectures
  • 26 hours tutorials
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: assignments (30%); final folio (50%); online quiz (20%).

Study Period 1, External
Census Date 28-Mar-2019
Lecturer: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 39 hours - Online participation
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: assignments (30%); final folio (50%); online quiz (20%).

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.