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Southern Alberta Institute of Technologywww.sait.ca
Whether it’s for the art or the fun of photography, this program will help you discover new ways of “photographic” seeing as you apply the fundamental techniques learned in class.
This Certificate of Achievement program covers the tools, techniques and craft of photography. From learning how to use your aperture, shutter speed, flash and histograms, to shooting weddings, sports events, landscapes and more. Our team of professional photographers will share their knowledge and expertise in the classroom and on various field trips in and around Calgary.
Students can choose the path of their interest. Serious photographers can expand their photographic horizons with a great selection of electives, from the classic darkroom to perfecting their lighting skills in the studio, to advanced Photoshop techniques. All of our classes combine lectures taught by industry experts with hands-on practical experience behind the camera.
Program Type Occupational
Credential Type Non-Credential *
Length 1 Year(s)
- Part Time Only
- Cooperative Education
- Continuing Education Only
- Distance Learning
* Certificate of Achievement
There are no requirements for admission. However, registration for all non-credit courses and certificate programs require a student account.
If you need a new student account:
- Go to the student login page
- Create an account as a new user*
To register for a continuing education course or certificate program of your choice:
- Log into your student account as an existing user from the student login page
- Go to the course or certificate program’s page and add it to your shopping cart**
- Click on the shopping cart icon and fill out the required registration form
- Make your payment to complete the registration
*Once you've set up your student account, you can log in as an existing user to make purchases, such as registering for courses and programs. Your account also provides access to your student profile, including enrolment history and course schedule. You'll receive further instructions on how to access mySAIT and Brightspace (D2L), as well as a Student ID number.
**If you are working toward a certificate, you must apply from the certificate program page. Your student record will be updated making it easier to monitor your progress, check your graduation requirements or transfer credits in the future. At the time of certificate completion, we will automatically audit your courses to ensure all requirements have been met.
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Updated July 29, 2021. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.
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