Centre for Continuing Education

Design & Photography

Design & Photography

Design & Photography. Update your design & photography skills.

Whether you’re thinking of making design or photography career, or just looking to improve your skills, we have Design & Photography courses for you. The Centre for Continuing Education is backed by the University of Sydney, so you’re guaranteed some of the best teachers available. Strong computer, graphic design & photography skills are essential in modern business, and we offer a wide choice of subjects in these areas. If you’re after all the latest developments in these fields, enrol in Centre for Continuing Education Design & Photography courses. Learn Design & Photography the smart way with Design & Photography courses at the University of Sydney.

Photography Course: Basics

Photography. Focus your creativity. Learn Photography the smart way with Photography courses at the University of Sydney. Aims Covers the simplest aspects of digital photography and digital darkroom processing. Using your own digital camera, you’ll learn the basic functions of the camera lens, aperture, shutter speed and flash. You will also discover what the new digital photographer should look for when travelling, and buying or upgrading their computer. Outcomes Upon completion... [More]
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Digital Photo Bookmaking Course

Photography. Focus your creativity. Learn Photography the smart way with Photography courses at the University of Sydney. Learn how to produce a professional-looking photo book. Beginning with a set of your own hand-picked images (200+), learn about the different book types, paper stock, bindings, and cover styles. View samples from some of the best companies on the market. Learn about product options, plus the advantages and disadvantages they might have. Participants will learn... [More]
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Mastering Your Speedlight Course: Camera and Flash Made Easy

Photography. Focus your creativity. Learn Photography the smart way with Photography courses at the University of Sydney. Shoot amateur models, both indoors and on location, using on-camera and accessory flash. You’ll learn how to control the brightness of both shadows and highlights while producing an attractive and predictable result. Mastering your speedlight is the perfect class for those wanting to get the maximum from their accessory speedlight with the minimum of fuss. Over... [More]
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CSS Course: Introduction

Web Design. Build and maintain your own website. Learn Web Design the smart way with Web Design courses at the University of Sydney. Cascading style sheets have become the de-facto styling and design language for modern HTML documents (web pages). It is also used extensively as a layout tool to format pages that load quickly and are more widely supported by modern browsers. Create attractive and engaging websites that are also standards compliant across various platforms.... [More]
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Photography Course: Essentials

Photography. Focus your creativity. Learn Photography the smart way with Photography courses at the University of Sydney. Aims Designed for the digital SLR enthusiast (but it’s suited to users of any camera with interchangeable lenses). It combines a considerable amount of location photography with practical critiques of the student’s work online once the class is finished. Covering the use of semi-auto and manual metering modes, focus modes, the use of RAW files and much more,... [More]
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Web Design Course: Essentials with Dreamweaver, Flash and Fireworks

Web Design. Build and maintain your own website. Learn Web Design the smart way with Web Design courses at the University of Sydney. Focuses on the industry standards for content creation. Learn the basics of these powerful programs and create a simple website – from basic text to optimised images and animations. Outcomes Upon completion of this web design course, participants will be able to: Demonstrate a basic understanding of software including Dreamweaver, Flash and Fireworks.... [More]
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DSLR Video Course

Photography. Focus your creativity. Learn Photography the smart way with Photography courses at the University of Sydney. All DSLR cameras now take stills and video – it’s the industry ‘buzz’ but few people actually use the DSLR to shoot video because it’s considered ‘too hard’ and the editing too complex. Though producing a good video is certainly a complex process, it’s actually quite easy to make impressive short videos from a trip, family outing or get-together with simple... [More]
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Macro Photography Course

Photography. Focus your creativity. Learn Photography the smart way with Photography courses at the University of Sydney. Many point-and-shoot cameras have a ‘pseudo’ macro mode – it allows you to get close but only with a wide-angle lens setting and even though the results are great, they are still nowhere near as controllable, or as precise as the results produced with a true macro lens on a DSLR camera. In fact, macro photography creates a totally new way of looking at your... [More]
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Photography Course: Mastering Creative Photography

Photography. Focus your creativity. Learn Photography the smart way with Photography courses at the University of Sydney. Aims Get the tools and techniques needed to be able to identify, capture and create great photographic opportunities from a wide range of potential situations. The skills participants will take away with them will support their photographic creativity from any familiar domestic environment, to more exotic locations that you might, for example, discover on a... [More]
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Smartphone Photography and Social Exhibition Course

Photography. Focus your creativity. Learn Photography the smart way with Photography courses at the University of Sydney. Whilst the software demonstrated in apps like Facebook, Instagram and Prisma is intuitive, the sensibilities around genre and the etiquette of sharing images online requires knowledge and skills to reach the expected audience. Aimed at all age groups but will appeal to people new to digital ecosystems looking to adapt and change their creative practice.... [More]
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