Certificate in Travel Writing and Photography

Qualification: Short Course
Study mode: Online
Duration: Approx 180 hours
Start date: Anytime – start today!
Awarded by: Open Colleges (RTO 90796)

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About this course

The Open Colleges Certificate in Travel Writing and Photography online course will teach you the skills to professionally write and sell travel section features and photos. You will receive training in how to successfully package your writing and photography to create quality, effective journalism.

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Eligibility

To be eligible for this course you need to meet the basic English language requirements.

Areas of study

The subjects you’ll study in this online freelance writing program include:

  • Introduction to travel writing and photography
  • Travel photography and agencies
  • Travel features and photojournalism
  • Digital photography
  • What you need to know about travel writing
  • The travel writer’s market
  • The freelance travel photojournalist
  • Building your freelance business
  • Researching ideas and writing features

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This course is delivered by Open Colleges, RTO Code: 90796

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How will this course advance my career?

This online travel writing and photography course will help you turn your aspirations of being a travel writer into a reality. Upon completion of this program you will have the professional skills and training to advance not only as a travel writer but also in other communication sectors such as public relations and news journalism, including radio and television.

Your writing and photography training will be complemented by practical knowledge of the business side of the job and how to excel in the freelance industry. You will be taught self-marketing strategies and be able to understand what editors want.

How else will I benefit from this certificate?

  • Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Certificate in Travel Writing and Photography.
  • Flexible study: studying by correspondence means you study on your terms – at a time and place that suits you.
  • Extra learning materials provided, including study materials and learning aids.
  • FREE 12-month media pass on completion of this course.

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This course is delivered by Open Colleges, RTO Code: 90796

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RTO 90796
Open Colleges is one of the largest private education providers in Australia. It offers a wide variety of courses, from leisure courses to vocational and higher education courses, many of which are government-accredited and employer-recognised. Most courses are delivered online or via blended learning, allowing you to work at your own pace and around your own schedule. Studying with Open Colleges is perfect for people with busy lifestyles, and those wishing to work and learn for themselves.
As a student of Open Colleges, you will have access to a range of student and administrative support options. Your course trainers are available via email, messaging and through your online course forums in OpenSpace. You will also have access to help with study skills such as time management, essay writing and referencing.

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