Photography Techniques (Part-time) – Algonquin College

Program Info

School: Algonquin College
Faculty: Centre for Continuing and Online Learning
Degree: Certificate
Field of Study: Photography
Description: Today’s digital cameras and software packages offer constantly improved features and enhancements for taking great photos but the photographer is still the key element in creating high quality images. This College Certificate program offers the recreational photographer a solid range of photographic skills and techniques for composing and editing photos to high standards. Students experiment with picture-taking in a variety of settings, planning and composing shots, using different lighting effects, editing and storing with current Photoshop software, and then presenting and sharing the images in a variety of digital formats. Students build confidence as they develop a portfolio of high quality images, through applied practice and professional guidance.
URL: Photography Techniques (Part-time) at Algonquin College
Careers: Influencer ; Photographers

 

Facts

LOCATION: Ottawa, Ontario
SCHOOL TYPE: College
LANGUAGE: English
FULL-TIME UNDERGRADUATE: 22,000 Students
ENTRANCE DATES: January, May, September
CANADIAN STUDENT TUITION STARTING AT $1,513
INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION STARTING AT $5,603
TELEPHONE: (613) 727-4723 – 7031
TOLL FREE: (800) 565-4723
FAX: (613) 727-7665
EMAIL: international@algonquincollege.com
ADDRESS: 1385 Woodroffe Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

About

Algonquin College of Applied Arts and Technology was established in 1967, and is located on the unceded territory of the Algonquin People. The College has served over 50 years as a leader in post-secondary education and undergone significant growth since its establishment. Algonquin students are sought out by employers in every industry due to the hands-on skills and career focus they gain from learning in realistic lab and classroom environments. By the time students graduate, they are ready to take on the work world.

 

Algonquin College provides on-campus housing for students, with a variety of room options to choose from. Whether you are looking for a female only room or a male only room, we have something that will fit your needs. Rooms are all shared occupancy, so you will be able to meet new people and make friends during your time here. Plus, our mandatory Meal Plan ensures that you always have access to food when you need it. Payment options are available, so don’t hesitate to get in touch with the school if you have any questions. 

Admissions

Prerequisites:* These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent, OR
Mature Student status (19 years of age or older and without an OSSD).
Additional Admission Requirements: Throughout the program, students will require the following equipment:

a modern brand-name camera with suitable lens (normal to slightly telephoto) that is capable of manual control of most camera functions
a portable computing device (laptop) with external hard drive (Mac or PC are acceptable)
access to photo editing software (the course is taught on current versions of Photoshop and Lightroom which are available by monthly subscription)

Fees & Scholarships

International student:$18,114

Notes for Canadian Students:

College fees are set in accordance with the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities’ policies. Fees must be paid each term for you to officially register for your classes. Your costs will vary depending on your program of study, lifestyle and other variables.

Notes for International Students:

A differential fee will apply to international students. Please contact International at international@algonquincollege.com for current fee information.

Scholarships, prizes and awards are given in recognition of academic excellence, and can include money, plaques, books, medals, etc, or any combination thereof. They are given in recognition of achievement at a variety of levels (program, department, school), for various areas (subject, program, activity, student government, etc.) and often reflect the interest and commitment of donors from the community. Visit Financial Aid page for more information.

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