CURRENT SEMESTER COURSES
SPRING 2018

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY COURSES

PHOT 111 F Introduction to Photography from Analog to Digital
A comprehensive introduction to digital photography. Learn how to operate and master your digital camera. This course also includes an introduction to Adobe Photoshop, color correcting, web prep, and printing digital images. Students may use a variety of digital cameras including point and shoot as well as digital DSLRs. *This course qualifies students to continue with any advanced professional digital/studio classes.

  • 36 hours lecture and 72 hours lab per term
  • (CSU) (UC) (Degree Credit) AA GE, CSU GE
  • 3 Units
CRN Day Time Instructor Room
23110 W & F 8:30am – 11:40am LaMontia, Melody Humanities FC 514
21404 W & F 12:30pm – 3:40pm LaMontia, Melody Humanities FC 514
21403 T & TH 7:00pm – 10:20pm Cho, Joshua Humanities FC 514

PHOT 216 F Advanced Digital Photography
(Advisory: PHOT 111 F)
This course is designed to provide the student with advanced knowledge of digital photography. The integration of technical skills and aesthetic expression will be emphasized. This course introduces students to Adobe Lightroom and the use of the Wacom tablet. Students will explore a variety of subjects including portraiture, industrial scientific, landscape, directorial, photojournalism and fine-art photography. Students may use a variety of digital cameras including point and shoot as well as DSLR’s.

  • 36 hours lecture and 72 hours lab per term
  • (CSU)(Degree Credit)
  • 3 Units
CRN Day Time Instructor Room
21405 R 9:20am – 4:00pm LaMontia, Melody Humanities FC 514

PHOT 217 F Applied Digital Photography
Prerequisite: PHOT 216 F with a grade of “C” or better.
This course is designed to provide students with the skills to apply advanced digital photography techniques towards a professional portfolio presentation and prepare a strategy for career development.

  • 36 hours lecture and 72 hours lab per term
  • (CSU)(Degree Credit)
  • 3 Units
CRN Day Time Instructor Room
22344 R 9:20am – 4:00pm LaMontia, Melody Humanities FC 514

PHOT 221 F Studio Specialties
Spring 2018
This course focuses on studio practices and lighting techniques. Students will practice studio techniques for a variety of studio photographic subjects that include commercial table top, architectural, publicity, and location shooting. Emphasis will be on the use of strobe lighting and tethered digital view camera system. Students must have a DSLR camera with full manual adjustments and that is capable of using external flash.

  • 36 hours lecture and 72 hours lab per term
  • (CSU)(Degree Credit)
  • 3 Units
CRN Day Time Instructor Room
21406 S 9:00am – 3:40pm LaMontia, Melody Humanities FC 517

 


ANALOG (FILM) PHOTOGRAPHY COURSES

PHOT 101 F Introduction to Photography
This course covers the historical, cultural and aesthetic foundations of photography. Students have the opportunity to acquire knowledge of traditional film photography and will learn film processing and B&W printing. Students must provide their own 35mm cameras with full manual capabilities.

  • 36 hours lecture and 72 hours lab per term
  • (CSU) (UC) (Degree Credit) AA GE, CSU GE
  • 3 Units
CRN Day Time Instructor Room
21396 M & W 9:00am – 12:10pm Bischoff, Brice Humanities FC 517
21397 M & W 12:20pm – 3:30pm Minton, Jeffery Humanities FC 517
21399 M & W 3:40pm – 6:40pm Minton, Jeffery Humanities FC 517
21400 M & W 7:00pm – 10:10pm Stroll, Susan Humanities FC 517
21398 T & TH 10:10am – 1:20pm Maher, Anthony Humanities FC 517

PHOT 103 F Intermediate Photography
Advisory: PHOT 101 F
This course is an introduction to the use of the 4″ x 5″ film view camera and advanced film techniques. Film processing, darkroom lab, and lighting techniques will be emphasized. Students will learn to use the camera and lighting to photograph products, people and architectural subjects. Students must provide their own 35mm camera with adjustable aperture, shutter speed and focus.

  • 36 hours lecture and 72 hours lab per term
  • (CSU)(Degree Credit)
  • 3 Units
CRN Day Time Instructor Room
21401 T & TH 4:00pm – 7:10pm Minton, Jeffery Humanities FC 517

PHOT 109 F Portrait Photography
Advisory: PHOT 101 F
This course is designed to give the student a working knowledge of portrait styles and techniques. The student will work with both natural and hot lights while learning the possibilities and limitations of both. Students will have an opportunity to investigate and imitate the styles of well-known portrait photographers. Students must provide their own 35mm film camera with adjustable aperture, shutter speed and focus.

  • 36 hours lecture and 72 hours lab per term
  • (CSU)(Degree Credit)
  • 3 Units
CRN Day Time Instructor Room
21402 T & TH 7:20pm – 9:50pm Minton, Jeffery Humanities FC 517

GENERAL ADVANCED PHOTOGRAPHY COURSES

PHOT 199 F Photography
Independent Study
This course is designed for students who wish to increase their knowledge of photography through individual study. Projects with written reports and outside reading are required. Student is required to fill out contract with instructor as to specific project.

  • (CSU)(Degree Credit)
  • 3 Units
CRN Day Time Instructor Room
TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA

 

PHOT 290 F Internship in Photography I
Student is required to have found an established internship to take this course.
18 hours lecture and 85-270 hours of supervised employment or unpaid internship per term.

This is a hybrid course that requires both class attendance and online assignments. This course offers career development opportunities for students and industry professionals who need to strengthen or broaden their skills to retain their current position or wish to advance in their current careers. Students obtain vocational learning opportunities through employment/internships in photography and allied areas.

  • 18 hours lecture 90 – 270 hours lab
  • (CSU)(Degree Credit)
  • 3 Units

Hybrid Course

CRN Day Time Instructor Room
22588 SU 5:00pm – 8:50pm 02/11/18 LaMontia, Melody Humanities FC 515
SU 5:00pm – 8:50pm 03/04/18 LaMontia, Melody Humanities FC 515
SU 5:00pm – 8:50pm 04/08/18 LaMontia, Melody Humanities FC 515
SU 5:00pm – 8:50pm 05/13/18 LaMontia, Melody Humanities FC 515

PHOT 291 F Internship in Photography II
Prerequisite: PHOT 290 F with a grade of “C” or better.
Student is required to have found an established internship to take this course
18 hours lecture and 85-270 hours of supervised employment or unpaid internship per term

This is a hybrid course that requires both class attendance and online assignments. This course will further prepare students for the next level of career exploration. Topics will include networking, interviewing skills, and clarifying employer/client expectations.

  • 18 hours lecture 90 – 270 hours lab
  • (CSU)(Degree Credit)
  • 3 Units

Hybrid Course

CRN Day Time Instructor Room
22589 SU 5:00pm – 8:50pm 02/11/18 LaMontia, Melody Humanities FC 515
SU 5:00pm – 8:50pm 03/04/18 LaMontia, Melody Humanities FC 515
SU 5:00pm – 8:50pm 04/08/18 LaMontia, Melody Humanities FC 515
SU 5:00pm – 8:50pm 05/13/18 LaMontia, Melody Humanities FC 515

PHOT 292 F Internship in Photography III
Prerequisite: PHOT 291 F with a grade of “C” or better.
Student is required to have found an established internship to take this course
18 hours lecture and 85-270 hours of supervised employment or unpaid internship per term

This is a hybrid course that requires both class attendance and online assignments. This course is designed to give the students the skills needed to market themselves as professionals in photography related industries.

  • 18 hours lecture 90 – 270 hours lab
  • (CSU)(Degree Credit)
  • 3 Units

Hybrid Course

CRN Day Time Instructor Room
24877 SU 5:00pm – 8:50pm 02/11/18 LaMontia, Melody Humanities FC 515
SU 5:00pm – 8:50pm 03/04/18 LaMontia, Melody Humanities FC 515
SU 5:00pm – 8:50pm 04/08/18 LaMontia, Melody Humanities FC 515
SU 5:00pm – 8:50pm 05/13/18 LaMontia, Melody Humanities FC 515

 


PHOT 293 F Internship in Photography IV
Prerequisite: PHOT 292 F with a grade of “C” or better.
18 hours lecture and 85-270 hours of supervised employment or unpaid internship per term

This course is designed to help the student transition to working as an independent contractor for photographic related industries while still completing their internship.

  • 18 hours lecture 90 – 270 hours lab
  • (CSU)(Degree Credit)
  • 3 Units

Hybrid Course

CRN Day Time Instructor Room
24878 SU 5:00pm – 8:50pm 02/11/18 LaMontia, Melody Humanities FC 515
SU 5:00pm – 8:50pm 03/04/18 LaMontia, Melody Humanities FC 515
SU 5:00pm – 8:50pm 04/08/18 LaMontia, Melody Humanities FC 515
SU 5:00pm – 8:50pm 05/13/18 LaMontia, Melody Humanities FC 515