Wedding Photography


Course Information

If you have completed the Professional Photography or Digital Photography course and want to enhance your wedding photography skills, in the Wedding Photography course, you will prepare for a wedding shoot and have the opportunity to increase your confidence in setting up you wedding photography business.


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Entry Requirements
  • Access to a computer with word processing, PDF reader capabilities and an internet connection
  • A good command of written English
  • Ability to allocate appropriate study hours per week

If you have these essential requirements then you can get started immediately.


Upon completion of the course you will be awarded the Australian College Diploma of Photography (Wedding Photography).

Qualification Pathways
  • Complete the required training and the assessment requirements
  • Apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
  • Apply for Recognition of Current Competency (RCC)
  • Apply for Credit Transfer (CrT)
Career Opportunities

Wedding Photographer.

Course Summary
Course Code:
Delivery Mode:
Online and Flexible delivery
Assessments may vary according to each subject, but may include one or more of the following:
  • Short answers questionnaires
  • Written tasks/Written essays
  • Multiple choice/true or false questions
  • Workplace hours
  • Scenario-based case studies, practical projects with product or software, documents or diagrams.
Qualification Gained:
Diploma of Photography (Wedding Photography)
Nationally Recognised:
National Code:
Awarded By:
Australian College
What Our Students Say

"The great customer service and prompt responses to my email enquiries helped me to choose Australian College as my preferred online training course. This was also the case while completing my course online and the trainers were especially helpful with their responses and feedback.

I would be happy to recommend Australian College and would strongly consider their courses for any future study requirements.

Thank you."

Rima Obeid, 2nd September 2013

"I absolutely loved this course, I learnt so much and as I learnt more and understood my camera my assignments got better. I am now confident in taking photos of other people and I’ve already started my photography business.

Thank you to Australian College."

Stacey Budge, 5th November 2013

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Subject Descriptions

Unit 1 - Prepare, Shoot & Style
Reading 1 - The World of Wedding Photography
Introduction to wedding photography
Logistical planning
Equipment for wedding photography
Photographic styles for weddings
Reading 2 - Preparing for the Wedding Shoot Composition and Posing
Photographic composition and posing
Basic principles of light
Equipment and materials
Posing for photographs
Reading 3 - The Wedding Shoot
Shooting a wedding ceremony
Different styles of weddings
Shooting a wedding reception
Unit 2 - Edit, Present & Sell
Reading 1 - The Wedding Album
Post production wedding photography
Digital colour into black and white
Filters and image processing
Reading 2 - The Business of Wedding Photography
Establishing a wedding photography business
Establishing the business
What to charge for your work
Customer satisfaction
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