- Program Description
- Program of Studies / Mandatory Courses
- Admission and Registration
- Learning Outcomes
- Next Steps
- Additional Information
- Frequently Asked Questions
- College Resources
- Program Contact
Enhance your skills in digital photography through this program offered in a convenient, part-time schedule!
Whether you are looking to develop a career in photography or learn a new hobby, the Applied Photography program will help develop and enhance your professional skills and knowledge of photographic techniques. Photography skills are valuable in both personal and professional settings and can be used in a variety of careers including professional photographer, journalist, graphic designer, fashion, real estate and more.
You will become familiar with a wide range of photographic equipment, business and design practices, and studio work through this combination of illustrated lectures, field trips, and relevant hands-on learning. All levels of photographers are welcome.
This program shares the core courses with the Art Photography Certificate, however the electives offered in this program are geared towards commercial photography, such as Portraiture Photography, Advanced Digital Imaging/Photoshop, Commercial Photo Illustration and more.
Admission and Registration
You do not need to apply to begin this program. Simply ensure you meet the requirements listed on the Admission Requirements webpage prior to registering.
Successful completion of Secondary School English or equivalent is required.
Interested in taking a single course? Provided you have the appropriate prerequisites, the courses in this program can be taken individually.
Bursary funding may be available. Learn more about Financial Assistance Options for Continuing Education Students.
- Develop/enhance professional skills and photographic techniques in the field of applied photography.
Industry of Employment
- Real Estate
For more details on related occupations, job market information and career opportunities, visit the Government of Canada Job Bank (opens in new window).
- Digital DSLR
- Aperture priority mode
- Shutter priority mode
- Program mode
- Manual mode
- Minimum 4 megapixels
Frequently Asked Questions
- Continuing Education FAQ
- Where can I find more information on registering?
- What is the fee structure?
- How can I apply for an exemption?
- Can I obtain credit for learning obtained outside a traditional classroom?
- Where can I find more information on online learning and exams for online courses?
- How do I apply to graduate?
Interdisciplinary, Media, Creative Arts and Business