Business Fundamentals for Digital Creatives Module

Business Fundamentals for Digital Creatives Module

Duration: to be announced

Fee: to be announced



This module provides creative individuals the basic Know How to build a career out of what they are passionate about, whether they want to build a business around their lifestyle or gain experience by getting employed by a company. It covers the pricing, legal process, personal branding, work ethics to make sure you have the right tools to become successful in the industry.

Course Coverage

Legal Affairs

  • Familiarize self with intellectual property
  • Understand the scope and limitations of copyright
  • Identify different types of business ownership
  • Identify different legal forms and contracts
  • Acquaint self with the rights and liabilities of creatives

Develop and Update Industry Knowledge

  • Identify and access key sources of information on the industry
  • Access, apply and share industry information
  • Update continuously relevant industry knowledge

Participate in Workplace Communication

  • Obtain and convey workplace information
  • Participate in workplace meetings and discussions
  • Complete relevant work-related documents

Work in Team Environment

  • Describe team role and scope
  • Describe work as a team member

Practice Career Professionalism

  • Integrate personal objectives with organizational goals
  • Set and meet work priorities
  • Maintain professional growth and development

Practice Occupational Health and Safety Procedures

  • Evaluate hazards and risks
  • Control hazards and risks
  • Maintain Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) awareness

Develop Self as an Artist

  • Identify and apply strategies to develop appropriate skills in art practice
  • Use discussion and evaluation opportunities to develop technical and conceptual skills
  • Develop own style through exploring and experimenting with new ideas in making and/ or interpreting work

Provide Effective Customer Service

  • Apply effective verbal and non-verbal communication skills to respond to customer needs
  • Provide prompt and quality service to customer
  • Handle queries promptly and correctly in line with enterprise procedures
  • Handle customer complaints, evaluation and recommendations

Expected Output

  • Simple Business plan
  • Professional Resumes
  • Sample Contracts
  • Simple portfolio website and social media marketing account

This course is designed to enhance the knowledge, desirable attitudes, and skills in operating a camera and composing a subject; setting up studio lights, equipment, and accessories; performing post-production stages; and presenting finished products in accordance with the industry standards.