Fall 2014 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. (C-ID ARTS 260)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
MW        01:30PM-02:20PM LEC C.Smith              ARC MAIN FineArts 508    11554 
Textbook
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LAB C.Smith              ARC MAIN FineArts 508      
TTh       08:30AM-09:20AM LEC J.Hooker             ARC MAIN FineArts 508    12150 Textbook
TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LAB J.Hooker             ARC MAIN FineArts 508      
MW        11:00AM-11:50AM LEC J.Hooker             ARC MAIN FineArts 508    11556 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LAB J.Hooker             ARC MAIN FineArts 508      


ARTPH 305    Digital Photography    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better. ARTNM 302 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area I (effective Summer 2014)
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, and re-writable memory devices are required. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN FineArts 508    12413 
Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC J.Hooker             ARC MAIN FineArts 508    12413 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN FineArts 508      
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB J.Hooker             ARC MAIN FineArts 508      
M         05:00PM-05:50PM LEC D.Herrera            ARC MAIN FineArts 508    11562 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Herrera            ARC MAIN Online          11562 Textbook
M         06:00PM-07:20PM LAB D.Herrera            ARC MAIN FineArts 508      
TBA       TBA             LAB D.Herrera            ARC MAIN Online            
This hybrid class meets in a traditional classroom on Mondays. The remainder of the class time is delivered online, 2.6 hours.

T         04:00PM-04:50PM LEC B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN FineArts 508    18494 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN Online          18494 Textbook
T         05:00PM-06:20PM LAB B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN FineArts 508      
TBA       TBA             LAB B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN Online            
This hybrid class meets in a traditional classroom on Tuesdays. The remainder of the class time is delivered online, 2.6 hours.

TTh       06:30PM-07:20PM LEC C.Schindler          ARC MAIN FineArts 508    11564 Textbook
TTh       07:30PM-08:50PM LAB C.Schindler          ARC MAIN FineArts 508      


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. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       11:00AM-11:50AM LEC J.Hooker             ARC MAIN FineArts 508    11558 
Textbook
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LAB J.Hooker             ARC MAIN FineArts 508      


ARTPH 322    Color Photography    3 Units

Prerequisite: ARTPH 300 and 305 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the aesthetic aspects of color photography involving camera and digital techniques emphasizing uniqueness of expression. It includes a continuing exploration of form and composition, lighting and exposure, film characteristics and scanning, digital capture and editing, with emphasis on color photography as an art form. Color correction, color management, work flow and other digital concepts are included. A 35mm single lens reflex (SLR) or digital camera with manual options as well as memory devices and portfolio supplies are required. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
MW        08:30AM-09:20AM LEC J.Hooker             ARC MAIN FineArts 508    12288 
Textbook
MW        09:30AM-10:50AM LAB J.Hooker             ARC MAIN FineArts 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 23-Dec 18
F         12:15PM-02:25PM LEC B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN FineArts 508    11560 
Textbook
F         12:15PM-02:25PM LEC C.Schindler          ARC MAIN FineArts 508    11560 Textbook
F         02:35PM-05:40PM LAB B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN FineArts 508      
F         02:35PM-05:40PM LAB C.Schindler          ARC MAIN FineArts 508      


ARTPH 375    Freelance Photography Careers    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 and ENGRD 116 with grade of "C" or better; OR ESLL 320 or ESLW 320 with grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course covers careers in freelance photography including commercial photography, journalism, and fine art photography. It introduces the basic elements of implementing photography project plans, including necessary permits, aesthetic style choices, marketing, photography pricing, and portfolio presentations. Preparing, presenting, and implementing freelance photography career plans are covered.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
W         07:00PM-08:50PM LEC C.Schindler          ARC MAIN FineArts 508    12152 
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ARTPH 490    Photography Lab    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: Concurrent enrollment in: ARTPH 300, ARTPH 305, ARTPH 310, ARTPH 320, ARTPH 340, ARTPH 350, ARTPH 360, ARTPH 370, or ARTPH 495.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course offers additional lab hours to more fully develop creative vision and technical skills. It provides additional assistance in assignments and portfolio development.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LAB C.Smith              ARC MAIN FineArts 508    12417 
Textbook

Fall 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: November 24, 2014