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ART 107: Introduction to Photography (3 credits)

Course Description

Studio experience mainly for non-majors. An introduction to black and white photography emphasizing a variety of picturemaking techniques. Assignments and field trips. Student must have film camera with adjustable shutter speeds and aperture settings. (6 hours studio)

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Operate your camera to obtain correctly focused and exposed negatives, and use aperture and shutter speeds to create an intended image.
  • Develop black and white film and make contact prints.
  • Operate an enlarger to make black and white prints that express, enhance and communicate an intended image.
  • Process and present photographic prints that aesthetically expresses your feelings, ideas and/or concepts.

Degrees and Certificates

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