CURRENT SEMESTER COURSES
FALL 2017

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY COURSES

*** New Photography Majors are required to attend an orientation on: Wednesday, August 23 at 6 p.m. rm 515 Thursday, August 24 at 8:30 a.m. rm 515.

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
11662 W & F 8:30am – 11:40am LaMontia, Melody Humantiies FC 514
13189 W & F 12:30pm – 3:40pm LaMontia, Melody Humantiies FC 514
11663 M & W 5:00pm – 8:10pm Bischoff, Brice Humantiies FC 514
13969 T & TH 7:00pm – 10:20pm Cho, Joshua Humantiies FC 514

PHOT 114 F Professional Portrait Photography I
Prerequisite: PHOT 111 F with a grade of “C” or better.
This course will focus on skills required to become a professional portrait/people photographer. Emphasis will be on using strobe lighting, posing, photo retouching, color imaging, and project workflow. Photographic subjects will include beauty, theatrical, commercial, fashion, and family portrait. Students are required to have a DSLR camera with full manual capabilities including external flash capabilities.

  • 36 hours lecture and 72 hours lab per term
  • (CSU)(Degree Credit)
  • 3 Units
CRN Day Time Instructor Room
11664 S 9:00am – 3:40pm LaMontia, Melody Humantiies FC 517

PHOT 214 F Professional Portrait II
Prerequisite: PHOT 114 F with grade of “C” or better.

This course will emphasize advanced portrait techniques to advance and refine portrait photography skills in preparation for client portfolio. Students will begin to define areas of portrait photography specialization.

  • 36 hours lecture and 72 hours lab per term
  • (CSU)(Degree Credit)
  • 3 Units
CRN Day Time Instructor Room
12704 S 9:00am – 3:40pm LaMontia, Melody Humantiies FC 517

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
11665 R 9:20am – 4:00pm LaMontia, Melody Humantiies 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.

CRN Day Time Instructor Room
12476 R 9:20am – 4:00pm LaMontia, Melody Humantiies FC 514

ANALOG (FILM) PHOTOGRAPHY COURSES

*** New Photography Majors are required to attend an orientation on: Wednesday, August 23 at 6 p.m Thursday, August 24 at 8:30 a.m Rm. 515 .

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
11644 T & TH 10:10am – 1:20pm Maher, Anthony Humantiies FC 517
11645 M & W 12:20pm – 3:30pm Minton, Jeffery Humantiies FC 517
11646 M & W 3:40pm – 6:40pm Minton, Jeffery Humantiies FC 517
11643 M & W 7:00pm – 10:10pm Stroll, Susan Humantiies 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
11652 T & TH 4:00pm – 7:10pm Minton, Jeffery Humantiies 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
11654 T & TH 7:20pm – 9:50pm Minton, Jeffery Humantiies 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 224 F Business Practices Photography
This course focuses on advanced business practices for professional photographers including both commercial and fine-art photography. This course will include lectures on business operations, legal responsibilities, branding, contracts, estimates, copyright, project workflows, and business promotion.

  • 54 hours lecture
  • (CSU)(Degree Credit)
  • 3 Units
CRN Day Time Instructor Room
14794 T 1:00pm – 4:10pm Wanelle Fitch Humantiies FC 514

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
11666 U 5:00pm – 8:50pm 9/10-9/10 LaMontia, Melody Humantiies FC 515
U 5:00pm – 8:50pm 10/01-10/01 LaMontia, Melody Humantiies FC 515
U 5:00pm – 8:50pm 11/05-11/05 LaMontia, Melody Humantiies FC 515
U 5:00pm – 8:50pm 12/03-12/03 LaMontia, Melody Humantiies 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
12702 U 5:00pm – 8:50pm 9/10-9/10 LaMontia, Melody Humantiies FC 515
U 5:00pm – 8:50pm 10/01-10/01 LaMontia, Melody Humantiies FC 515
U 5:00pm – 8:50pm 11/05-11/05 LaMontia, Melody Humantiies FC 515
U 5:00pm – 8:50pm 12/03-12/03 LaMontia, Melody Humantiies 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
13190 U 5:00pm – 8:50pm 9/10-9/10 LaMontia, Melody Humantiies FC 515
U 5:00pm – 8:50pm 10/01-10/01 LaMontia, Melody Humantiies FC 515
U 5:00pm – 8:50pm 11/05-11/05 LaMontia, Melody Humantiies FC 515
U 5:00pm – 8:50pm 12/03-12/03 LaMontia, Melody Humantiies FC 515