SRJC Course Outlines

5/29/2024 5:10:35 AMART 37 Course Outline as of Fall 1981

New Course (First Version)
CATALOG INFORMATION

Discipline and Nbr:  ART 37Title:  INTERMEDIATE PHOTO  
Full Title:  Intermediate Photography
Last Reviewed:4/12/2022

UnitsCourse Hours per Week Nbr of WeeksCourse Hours Total
Maximum3.00Lecture Scheduled2.0017.5 max.Lecture Scheduled35.00
Minimum3.00Lab Scheduled4.0017 min.Lab Scheduled70.00
 Contact DHR0 Contact DHR0
 Contact Total6.00 Contact Total105.00
 
 Non-contact DHR0 Non-contact DHR Total0

 Total Out of Class Hours:  70.00Total Student Learning Hours: 175.00 

Title 5 Category:  AA Degree Applicable
Grading:  Grade or P/NP
Repeatability:  00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP
Also Listed As: 
Formerly: 

Catalog Description:
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Continuation of Art 36.  Emphasis on creativity and perfection of techniques used on varied subject matter.  May sometimes be offered as Art 37 Parts I and II.  In this format there is one hour of lecture and two hours of lab per week.

Prerequisites/Corequisites:
Art 36 or Art 36A and 36B. 35mm camera or larger format camera required.


Recommended Preparation:
Basic knowledge of camera operation, darkroom equipment, processing of film and making prints.

Limits on Enrollment:

Schedule of Classes Information
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Continuation of Art 36. Emphasis on creativity & perfection of photo techniques. Emphasis also on photographic history & tradition.
(Grade or P/NP)

Prerequisites:Art 36 or Art 36A and 36B. 35mm camera or larger format camera required.
Recommended:Basic knowledge of camera operation, darkroom equipment, processing of film and making prints.
Limits on Enrollment:
Transfer Credit:CSU;UC.
Repeatability:00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP

ARTICULATION, MAJOR, and CERTIFICATION INFORMATION

Associate Degree:Effective:Inactive:
 Area:
 
CSU GE:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 
IGETC:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 
CSU Transfer:TransferableEffective:Fall 1981Inactive:
 
UC Transfer:TransferableEffective:Fall 1981Inactive:
 
C-ID:

Certificate/Major Applicable: Certificate Applicable Course



COURSE CONTENT

Outcomes and Objectives:
At the conclusion of this course, the student should be able to:
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1.  Students will further refine and perfect photographic skills obtained
   in Art 36 while photographing a variety of subject matter.
2.  Also acquired will be an appreciation and understanding of photo-
   graphic aesthetics and history.

Topics and Scope
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1.  An approach to photography-pictures as a language, contributions of
   significant photographers.
2.  Approaches from the utilitarian, documentary and creative points of
   view.
3.  Important picture qualities-including impact, stopping power and
   graphics.
4.  Photography as art-examples and uses.
5.  Subjects-Various types and how approached.
6.  The Photographer-Qualities needed and why we make photographs.
7.  The Picture-Composition and controls,symbols of photography.

Assignments:
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A variety of assignments in black and white which place emphasis on the
creativity and problem-solving abilities of the individual student as app-
lied to photographic situations.  Included will be some assignments which
use non - traditional techniques and materials, including high contrast
and solarization techniques.

Methods of Evaluation/Basis of Grade.
Writing: Assessment tools that demonstrate writing skill and/or require students to select, organize and explain ideas in writing.Writing
0 - 0%
None
This is a degree applicable course but assessment tools based on writing are not included because problem solving assessments and skill demonstrations are more appropriate for this course.
Problem solving: Assessment tools, other than exams, that demonstrate competence in computational or non-computational problem solving skills.Problem Solving
15 - 25%
2 WRITTEN REVIEWS OF PHOTO EX.
Skill Demonstrations: All skill-based and physical demonstrations used for assessment purposes including skill performance exams.Skill Demonstrations
15 - 25%
PRINT ASSIGNMENTS & PORTFOLIO
Exams: All forms of formal testing, other than skill performance exams.Exams
0 - 0%
None
Other: Includes any assessment tools that do not logically fit into the above categories.Other Category
75 - 95%
WEEKLY PHOTOGRAPHIC PROJECTS, A MIDTERM PRINT ASSIGNMENT AND A FINAL PORT- FOLIO.ATTENDANCE AND PARTICIPATION ALSO TAKEN INTO CONSIDERATION.


Representative Textbooks and Materials:
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Photography, by Upton and Upton
Beyond Basic Photography, by Hornstein

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