Overview

Whether you're pursuing photography as a career or looking to enjoy as a hobby, this program provides a variety of course offerings to choose from to meet your individual goals.

Gain a variety of techniques that stimulate your curiosity and imagination. Learn the technological aspects of photography, as well as more advanced techniques using computer imaging. Study design principles to take your photography to the next level.

Admissions

An application is not required for this program.

English is the language of instruction at Assiniboine. All applicants educated outside of Canada or in a country not on the test exempt list are expected to meet the English language proficiency requirement. See assiniboine.net/elp for more information.

If you don’t meet these admission requirements please visit our adult learning page for more information on assessment of special circumstances.

NEXT STEP

Continuing Studies courses are offered on various dates and during varying time slots. To see upcoming courses, please visit our Continuing Studies’ course catalogue. Then, register by visiting How to Register & Apply 

Careers & Connections

Careers

This program is for students who would like to learn more about photography as a hobby or as a possible career choice. Graduates may find employment with photography studios or as a freelance photographer.

Tools & Supplies

It is recommended that students own a camera that can be set to manual mode.


At-Home Computing

For this program, you are expected to have access to a computer at home. It should have a webcam, microphone and internet access to enable remote learning for the theory portions of your programs.

At-Home Computing Information

Courses & Costs

To receive a Photography document of achievement, students must successfully complete 110 academic hours. 

Tuition, fees and Student Association fees vary by course.

Course Title Course Number Hours
Photography 1*
CRAF-0013
18
Photography 2*
CRAF-0060
18
Photoshop 1*
CRAF-0152
18
Photoshop 2*
CRAF-0181
18
Photoshop 3
CRAF-0194
18
Flower Photography
CRAF-0252
8
Landscape Photography
CRAF-0230
8
Natural Light Photography
CRAF-0256
6
Photography & Design
CRAF-0255
6
Photography & Design 2
CRAF-0280
6
Baby & Newborn Photography
CRAF-0278
4
Street/Candid Photography
CRAF-0301
3
Studio Lighting
CRAF-0279
12
Wedding Photography
CRAF-0274
7.5

*Required Course

Continuing Studies courses are offered on various dates and during varying time slots. To see upcoming courses, please visit our Continuing Studies’ course catalogue. You must search by the course title/name, not by program name (e.g. Photoshop 1, not Photography).

If you cannot find the course you are interested in, please contact Continuing Studies at Assiniboine at continuingstudies@assiniboine.net or 204.725.8725.

FAQs

Where do classes take place?

Classes primarily take place on campus. Select courses require special locations for instructing unique production techniques (i.e. landscape photography).

Can I register in a course without a camera?

Assiniboine does not supply cameras for students for this program.

 

Program Details