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Qualification details

CUV40403 - Certificate IV in Photoimaging (Release 1)

Summary

Usage recommendation:
Superseded
Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
Is superseded by CUV40411 - Certificate IV in Photo ImagingThis quailfication replaces CUV40403 Certificate IV in Photoimaging. CUECOR02C Work with others removed from the core Electives reduced by two Overall number of units reduced from 18 to 15 11/Oct/2011

Releases:
ReleaseRelease date
1 1 (this release) 18/Apr/2008

Units of competency

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CUSADM01A - Purchase or hire equipment/suppliesPurchase or hire equipment/suppliesN/A
CUVPHI08B - Enhance, manipulate and output photoimagesEnhance, manipulate and output photoimagesN/A
CUVPHI09B - Use colour materials, processing and printing techniques in a wet darkroom contextUse colour materials, processing and printing techniques in a wet darkroom contextN/A
CUVPHI07B - Process photoimages to work print/file stageProcess photoimages to work print/file stageN/A
CUVVSP13B - Research and experiment with techniques for digital image enhancement and manipulationResearch and experiment with techniques for digital image enhancement and manipulationN/A
WRRSS8B - Recommend cameras, photographic equipment and servicesRecommend cameras, photographic equipment and servicesN/A
CUVCRS16B - Prepare text and graphic files for print processingPrepare text and graphic files for print processingN/A
WRRI5A - Maintain and order stockMaintain and order stockN/A
CUVCRS11B - Select and prepare work for exhibitionSelect and prepare work for exhibitionN/A
WRRLP5B - Apply store security systems and proceduresApply store security systems and proceduresN/A
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Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 399915 Photographer's Assistant 
ASCO (occupation type) Identifier 5999-17 Photographers Assistant 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 1003 Visual Arts And Crafts 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 511 Certificate IV 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Photography 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A Photographer's Assistant (Studio),Photoimaging Trainee,Photo or Minilab Retail Assistant,Photoimaging Assistant (Digital Photoimaging) 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 399915 Photographer's Assistant 18/Apr/2008 
ASCO (occupation type) Identifier 5999-17 Photographers Assistant 18/Apr/2008 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 1003 Visual Arts And Crafts 18/Apr/2008 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 511 Certificate IV 18/Apr/2008 
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Entry Requirements

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Employability Skills Summary

The following table contains a summary of the Employability Skills  required for a photoimaging assistant in a digital photoimaging workplace. The Employability Skills facets described here are broad industry requirements that may vary depending on qualification packaging options.

Communication 

  • Interpreting briefs.
  • Clarifying specifications of a brief with colleagues/clients.
  • Passing on key safety information to colleagues.
  • Clarifying purpose of a multimedia product.
  • Sharing information about industry development with colleagues.
  • Networking within the photoimaging and related industry sectors.

Teamwork 

  • Working collaboratively as a team member in a photoimaging and multimedia environment.
  • Checking safety procedures with other team members.

Problem Solving 

  • Modifying techniques to achieve desired outcome.
  • Identifying safety issues and reporting them to appropriate person.
  • Refining concepts to incorporate feedback from others.
  • Applying selection criteria to finished work to be stored.

Initiative and Enterprise 

  • Generating a range of visual design and communication ideas in response to a brief.
  • Using knowledge of the photoimaging industry to enhance the quality of work.

Planning and Organising 

  • Undertaking research to inform the development of multimedia and photoimaging products/services.
  • Organising work tasks to ensure safety.
  • Researching work opportunities.
  • Determining criteria for the selection of finished work for storage.
  • Identifying techniques and processes required to produce desired effects.
  • Sourcing and analysing information to inform photoimaging practice.
  • Selecting and preparing work for exhibition.
  • Organising easy access to research.
  • Planning, setting up and dismantling a photoimage shoot.
  • Maintaining workplace documentation.

Self-management 

  • Following workplace procedures, particularly in relation to OHS.
  • Maintaining personal safety standards.
  • Acting within the scope of job role.
  • Career planning.
  • Challenging one's own ideas and approaches.

Learning 

  • Improving skills and knowledge through experimentation.
  • Keeping up to date with industry developments.
  • Using practice, feedback and discussion and evaluation opportunities to continuously improve skills and knowledge.

Technology 

  • Using the internet for research.
  • Using a range of digital imaging, video editing and authoring software applications.
  • Using digital cameras.
  • Applying information on technological advances in day-to-day work activities.

Packaging Rules

Core Units 

Complete 11 core units 

BSBDES402A Interpret and respond to a design brief

BSBOHS201A Participate in OHS processes

CUECOR02B Work with others

CUVCRS14B Prepare, store and maintain finished work

CUVDES04A Integrate colour theory and design processes in response to a brief

CUVPHI01B Source and apply photoimaging industry knowledge

CUVPHI03B Research and apply information on the traditions which inform photoimaging practice

CUVPHI04B Apply photoimaging lighting techniques

CUVPHI06B Plan and carry out image capture in response to a brief

CUVPHI07B Process photoimages to work print/file stage

CUVPHI08B Enhance, manipulate and output photoimages

Elective Units 

Complete 7 other units  from the Visual Arts Craft and Design Training Package or any relevant endorsed Training Package at the appropriate level.

The total package of units must meet the requirements of the Australian Qualifications Framework Descriptor for a Certificate IV. In all cases selection of electives must be guided by the job outcome sought, local industry requirements and the level of the qualification.

Notes on Certificate IV in Photoimaging 

This qualification is designed to reflect the role of individuals working as a photographer's assistant who apply a broad range of skills including lighting, image capture, enhancements and manipulation and output.

Examples of other Training Packages, which may be relevant to this qualification, are as follows:

  • Business Services, e.g. computer technology
  • Financial Services, e.g. bookkeeping
  • Information Technology, e.g. Internet
  • Printing and Graphic Arts, e.g. pre-press
  • Screen and Media, e.g. digital content, set and scenery construction
  • Tourism, e.g. guiding

The workplace context for this qualification will vary and this context must guide the selection of elective units.

Examples of appropriate units for particular jobs at this level are as follows:

Photoimaging assistant in specialised photographic studio  (eg Portraits )

BSBSMB301A Investigate micro business opportunities

CUSADM01A Purchase or hire equipment/supplies

CUSGEN01A Use and adapt to changes in technology

CUVCRS01B Plan work for a nominated site

CUVCRS16B Prepare text and graphics files for print processing

CUVPHI09B Use colour materials, processing and printing techniques in a wet darkroom context

CUVVSP13B Research and experiment with techniques for digital image enhancement and manipulation

Photoimaging trainee in a large organisation  (.. Graphic design company )

BSBDIV301A Work effectively with diversity

BSBSMB401A Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business

CUSGEN01A Use and adapt to changes in technology

CUVCRS16B Prepare text and graphic files for print processing

CUVDSP07B Research and apply techniques for graphic design

CUVVSP12B Produce digital images

ICPMM321A Capture a digital image

Photoimaging assistant in a digital photoimaging workplace 

CUFDIG303A Produce and prepare photo images

CUFDIG304A Create visual design components

CUFDIG401A Author interactive media

CUSADM01A Purchase or hire equipment/supplies

CUSGEN01A Use and adapt to changes in technology

CUVCRS11B Select and prepare work for exhibition

CUVPHI02B Develop self for photoimaging industry

Retail assistant in retail /wholesale /minilab 

WRRCS2B Apply point of sale handling procedures

WRRF1B Balance register/terminal

WRRI5A Maintain and order stock

WRRLP5B Apply store security systems and procedures

WRRM5A Monitor in-store visual merchandising display

WRRS4B Build relationships with customers

WRRSS8B Recommend cameras, photographic equipment and services