Fall 2015 Class Schedule (ARC)



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ARTPH 300    Basic Art Photography    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course examines the formal and technical aspects of 35mm film photography. Topics include critiques of major movements in the history of photography and contemporary silver-gelatin process artists. A problem-solving approach is utilized to explore compositional ideas. Camera operation, black and white film developing, and silver-gelatin printmaking are covered. Digital photography file management and editing concepts are introduced through film scans. A 35mm single lens reflex (SLR) camera as well as darkroom and portfolio supplies are required. Processing chemicals are provided. Field trips may be required. (C-ID ARTS 260)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        01:30PM-02:20PM LEC C.Smith              ARC MAIN FineArts 508    11412 
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    11931 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    11414 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LAB J.Hooker             ARC MAIN FineArts 508      


ARTPH 302     Black and White Silver Gelatin Photography Lab    1 Unit

Course Family:
Studio Art and Practice
Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: ARTPH 300 or 340
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course offers additional lab hours to more fully develop creative vision and technical skills in black and white silver gelatin photography. It also allows alternative process photographers additional lab hours for development of film and digital negatives. It provides additional assistance in assignments and portfolio development for ARTPH 300 and ARTPH 340.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LAB C.Smith              ARC MAIN FineArts 508    20275 Textbook


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 22-Dec 17
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN FineArts 508    12144 
Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN FineArts 508      



M         05:00PM-05:50PM LEC D.Herrera            ARC MAIN FineArts 508    11420 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Herrera            ARC MAIN Online          11420 Textbook
M         06:00PM-07:20PM LAB D.Herrera            ARC MAIN FineArts 508      
TBA       TBA             LAB D.Herrera            ARC MAIN Online            
The above hybrid class (11421) meets in a traditional classroom on Mondays.

T         04:00PM-04:50PM LEC B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN FineArts 508    12820 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN Online          12820 Textbook
T         05:00PM-06:20PM LAB B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN FineArts 508      
TBA       TBA             LAB B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN Online            
The above hybrid class (12820) meets in a traditional classroom on Tuesdays.
The class uses Adobe (Photoshop) and a DSLR camera for the projects associated with this course. You will need your own software, or enroll in Artph 490 to access the 509 digital lab, or access to it through the LRC to follow the assignments. Links to purchase the software and camera requirements are provided in the class syllabus.

TTh       06:30PM-07:20PM LEC C.Schindler          ARC MAIN FineArts 508    11422 Textbook
TTh       07:30PM-08:50PM LAB C.Schindler          ARC MAIN FineArts 508      


ARTPH 306    Photography Lab: Digital Editing    1 Unit

Course Family:
Studio Art and Practice
Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: ARTPH 305, 310, 322, or 360
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course offers additional lab hours to more fully develop creative vision and technical skills in digital image editing, processing, and printing. It provides additional assistance in assignments and portfolio development in ARTPH 305, ARTPH 310, ARTPH 322, and ARTPH 360.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LAB C.Smith              ARC MAIN FineArts 508    20276 Textbook


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) or digital single lens reflex (DSLR) camera or digital camera with manual options is required. Darkroom and portfolio supplies are also required. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       11:00AM-11:50AM LEC J.Hooker             ARC MAIN FineArts 508    11416 
Textbook
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LAB J.Hooker             ARC MAIN FineArts 508      


ARTPH 322    Color Photography    3 Units

Prerequisite: ARTPH 300 or 305 with a grade 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 22-Dec 17
MW        08:30AM-09:20AM LEC C.Schindler          ARC MAIN FineArts 508    12040 
Textbook
MW        09:30AM-10:50AM LAB C.Schindler          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 and metering, basic portraiture, choice of lighting equipment and modifiers, 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 (dSLR) with manual options, lighting sync port, as well as darkroom or digital and portfolio supplies are required. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
F         12:15PM-02:25PM LEC B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN FineArts 508    11418 
Textbook
F         02:35PM-05:40PM LAB B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN FineArts 508      


ARTPH 361    Photography Lab: Studio Lighting    1 Unit

Course Family:
Studio Art and Practice
Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: ARTPH 360 or 370
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course offers additional lab hours to more fully develop creative vision and technical skills in studio lighting and large format photography. It provides additional assistance in assignments and portfolio development for ARTPH 360 and ARTPH 370.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LAB C.Smith              ARC MAIN FineArts 508    20277 Textbook


ARTPH 490    Photography Lab    1 Unit

Course Family:
Studio Art and Practice
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 22-Dec 17
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LAB C.Smith              ARC MAIN FineArts 508    12146 Textbook

Fall 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: December 8, 2015