This course provides the student with the necessary theory and skills to actively engage in the process of picture editing and designing for a variety of modern visual communication mediums. Students will learn the aspects of how to assign, source, select, prepare and play (design) images. Throughout this course particular attention will be given to the context in which images are to be consumed and how that context can alter, enhance or subvert the author's original intention. Prerequisites for QCA students: 2824QCA Photoimaging: Ideas in Practice 1; 2826QCA Photoimaging: Ideas in Practice 2. Prerequisites for non-QCA students: Nil.