Fall 2010 Class Schedule (ARC)



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ARTPH 300    Basic Art Photography    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, ESLL 320 or ESLR 320 or ESLW 320 or placement through assessment process
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course consists of a structured examination of the formal and technical aspects of 35mm photography. Topics include critiques of major movements in the history of photography and contemporary silver process artists. A problem-solving approach is utilized to explore compositional ideas. Camera operation, black and white film developing, and printmaking are covered. Digital photography concepts are introduced. A 35mm single lens reflex (SLR) camera as well as darkroom and portfolio supplies are required. Processing chemicals are provided.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC C.Smith              ARC MAIN Rm 508          15234 
Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LAB C.Smith              ARC MAIN Rm 508            
TTh       12:00PM-12:50PM LEC C.Smith              ARC MAIN Rm 508          15242 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LAB C.Smith              ARC MAIN Rm 508            
W         05:30PM-07:10PM LEC K.Fishback           ARC MAIN Rm 508          15246 Textbook
W         07:20PM-10:25PM LAB K.Fishback           ARC MAIN Rm 508            


ARTPH 305    Digital Photography    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ARTNM 302
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is a course in basic digital photography. Topics include digital camera functions, exposure systems using f-stop and shutter speed combinations, digital shooting practices, photographic composition and aesthetics, editing tools and software, and print portfolio development. It also includes issues in contemporary photography and the history of photography. Digital cameras with adjustable f-stops and shutter speeds, camera memory cards, re-writable CD's and memory devices are required. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
MW        03:00PM-03:50PM LEC B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN Rm 508          15264 
Textbook
MW        04:00PM-05:20PM LAB B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN Rm 508            
M         06:00PM-08:05PM LEC B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN Rm 508          15268 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN Online            
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online
3.3 hours per week TBA

T         06:00PM-08:05PM LEC B.Worsfold           Natomas Rm N103          15486 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN Online            
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online
3.3 hours per week TBA


ARTPH 310    Intermediate Photography    3 Units

Prerequisite: ARTPH 300 or 305 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the technical control of black and white photographic materials and equipment. Professional camera techniques and the creative aspects of photography are emphasized. A 35mm single lens reflex (SLR) camera or digital camera with manual options as well as darkroom and portfolio supplies are required. Different artists and topics are covered each semester. This course may be taken twice for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
TTh       02:30PM-03:20PM LEC B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN Rm 508          15254 
Textbook
TTh       03:30PM-04:50PM LAB B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN Rm 508            


ARTPH 360    Studio Lighting    3 Units

Prerequisite: ARTPH 300 or 305 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is a study in studio lighting techniques used in photography. Topics include lighting ratios, correct exposure using an electronic flash, basic portraiture, advertising, choice of camera formats and film, white balance adjustments, and color temperature. It also includes study of the history of studio photography. Black and white, color, and digital processes are included. A 35mm single lens reflex (SLR) or digital camera with manual option as well as darkroom and portfolio supplies are required. Field trips are required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
Th        05:30PM-07:10PM LEC K.Fishback           ARC MAIN Rm 508          15258 
Textbook
Th        07:20PM-10:25PM LAB K.Fishback           ARC MAIN Rm 508            

Fall 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: November 19, 2010