Certificate in Photography

Learn the Skills to Become
a Professional Photographer

Study the Certificate in Photography 100% Online from the comfort of your own home.

  • $26 per week

    on an Interest-free Payment Plan

  • Study 100% Online

  • One-on-One Mentor and Student Support Advisor

  • Self-Paced

  • Flexible Payment Options

Course Details


Certificate in Photography


Enjoy the flexibility of self-paced learning with 12 months of access time to complete your course.


Flexible, online, self-paced learning with dedicated mentor support.

Start Date

Start Anytime

Course Fees Include
  • All the required study materials and course notes.
  • One-on-one mentor and a student support advisor available to you 5 days a week.
  • Upon course completion, you’ll receive a Certificate of Completion, and a Statement of Attainment for each module completed.
DSLR Camera Optional

If required, this course can include a professionally recommended DSLR camera suited to the course and a career in photography.

Payment Options

Upfront Payment with discount or an Interest-Free Payment Plan starting from $26 per week.


Take Your Photography Skills to the Next Level

Love taking photos as a hobby? Want to learn the correct way to capture special moments, wildlife, landscapes and amazing portraits so you can turn your hobby into a career? The Certificate in Photography is the perfect foundation course for beginner photographers who are looking to take their passion for photography to the next level.

This 100% online course is designed to build on your existing skills and teach you how to take pictures with various types of photographic equipment and how to generate professional images by using special techniques. You’ll learn everything you need to know to get started in photography as a career including:

An Introduction To Photography: the origins of photography, film, photo equipment including cameras, processing/developing images, enlarging and photo manipulation, lighting and fault finding.

Photographic Practice & Technology: photo composition, photographing people, photographing nature & landscape photography, illustrative photography, understanding colour, black & white photography, special photography techniques, publishing, image formation, sensitometry, lenses, optical filters and more.

Study from $26 Per Week

Want to study the Certificate in Photography but can’t afford to pay upfront? No problem! This course comes with a super affordable payment plan option. Simply pay as low as $26 per week towards your course until the course is paid off and stress less.

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  • Career Outcomes

The Learning Group

Whether you want to stand out from the competition, move into a new industry or turn your passion into a career, The Learning Group courses are designed to help you get ahead and stay ahead. They have a student-first approach, so you can study your way, when and how it suits you. Their courses are designed to fit in with your lifestyle, so you can continue to work and study at the same time. You’ll be fully supported with access to an allocated student support mentor and their experienced course consultants, who are available to you 5 days a week.

Module 1: Introduction To Photography

  1. Origins of Photography
  2. Film
  3. Photo Equipment: Cameras
  4. Photo Equipment
  5. Processing/Developing Images
  6. Enlarging and Photo Manipulation
  7. Lighting
  8. Fault Finding

Module 2 Photographic Practice

  1. Composition
  2. Photographing People
  3. Nature and Landscape Photography
  4. Colour vs Black & White
  5. Special Techniques – Action and Candid Photography
  6. Illustrative Photography
  7. Publishing
  8. Business Opportunities in Photography

Module 3: Photographic Technology

  1. Image Formation
  2. Lighting
  3. Sensitometry A (ie. Film Sensitivity)
  4. Sensitometry B
  5. Understanding Colour
  6. Chemistry of Colour Photography
  7. Optical Filters and other activities
  8. Lenses
  • Professional Photographer
  • Photographer’s Assistant
  • Hobby Photographer

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