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|Art: Applied Photography Certificate
Total Units: 16
The Art: Applied Photography Certificate of Achievement offers a comprehensive foundation in contemporary methods of professional photography. Course work includes digital imaging, processing, studio lighting, event photography and business practices, and the visual language of photography. Curriculum is designed for those entering today’s photography industry.
Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to:
- Make decisions that optimize conceptual impact of created images
- Solve creative and technical problems that include project criteria and client expectations
- Demonstrate full knowledge of single-lens reflex (SLR) & digital single-lens reflex (DSLR) components, medium format, and view camera, as well as exposure controls and light meters
- Demonstrate mastery of indoor and outdoor lighting, studio lighting techniques, and mixed lighting situations
- Demonstrate knowledge and skill of digital imaging skills consistent with industry standards
- Create and present professional level work and a professional portfolio and business plan to meet industry standards
The requirements for the Art: Applied Photography Certificate program are:
Complete 16 units from
- Art: Applied Photography Requirements
|Art: Applied Photography Requirements - complete 16.00 units|
|Complete any combination totaling at least 16.00 units from the following:|
|ART 19||Elementary Photography||3.00|
|ART 21||Intermediate Black and White Photography||3.00|
|ART 22||Advanced Black and White Photography||3.00|
|ART 23||Contemporary Practice of Color Photography||3.00|
|ART 49||Independent Study in Art||1.00-3.00|
|ART 53||Exhibition Design and Management||1.00|
|ART 60||Studio Photography||3.00|
|ART 82||Beginning Digital Photography||3.00|
|ART 83||Intermediate Digital Photography||3.00|
|WEOC 99I||Occupational Work Experience Internship||0.50-8.00|
The requirements for this program of study are effective beginning the semester shown above. If you began working on this program before the effective semester, you may not be affected by the changes. Consult with the program contact person or the department chair to determine your eligibility to complete the program under previous requirements.
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