Fall 2018 Class Schedule (CRC)



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PHOTO 272    Lightroom    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: PHOTO 302 or 400 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide students the opportunity to learn the most current photographic archiving software products. Topics of instruction include: importing images, editing imaging and placing images into collections and libraries. Students will work with digital cameras. The class includes: lectures, lab time, field trips, exams, a journal, and a final project.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 25-Oct 17

TTh08:30AM-09:35AMLECJ.WestCRC MAIN WIN 20414651Textbook
TTh09:40AM-10:30AMLABJ.WestCRC MAIN WIN 204
TBATBALABJ.WestCRC MAIN Online
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom
To receive credit for this class, please note that in addition to meetings on campus each week, it includes 9 hours of online Lab activities. Online class information will be available at the first class meeting.


PHOTO 273    Video Capture with DSLRs    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: PHOTO 302 or 400 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide students instruction in shooting video with DSLR cameras. Topics include: custom settings for shooting video, options for sound capture, lighting techniques, video editing and digital story telling. Students will work with digital cameras and accessory equipment. The class includes: lectures, lab time, field trips, exams, a journal, and a final project.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 18-Dec 14

TTh08:30AM-09:20AMLECJ.WestCRC MAIN WIN 20419267Textbook
TTh09:30AM-10:20AMLABJ.WestCRC MAIN WIN 204
TBATBALABJ.WestCRC MAIN Online
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.
To receive credit for this class, please note that in addition to meetings on campus each week, it includes 8 hours of Online Lab activities. Online exercises will demonstrate and have students apply basic image manipulation correction options in Photoshop. Online class information will be available at the first class meeting.


PHOTO 301    Beginning Photography    3 Units

Same As: ARTPH 301
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course combines lectures with hands-on experience in traditional black and white photography. Students will work primarily with film cameras. Instruction includes camera function, exposure control, film processing, enlarging prints, low light photography, and print finishing. Creative control and elements of composition will also be covered. The format of the class includes lectures, visual presentations, lab time, a field trip, exams and a portfolio. Students may wish to challenge the prerequisite on the basis of equivalent experience. This course is the same as ARTPH 301, and only one may be taken for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

T11:00AM-12:50PMLECP.FelknerCRC MAIN WIN 202
Th11:00AM-02:05PMLABP.FelknerCRC MAIN WIN 21214532Textbook
T01:00PM-04:05PMLABP.FelknerCRC MAIN WIN 21214975Textbook
Two Labs are associated with the Tuesday Lecture. Select one Lab and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.

F09:00AM-11:05AMLECK.MayoCRC MAIN WIN 20214317Textbook
F11:15AM-02:30PMLABK.MayoCRC MAIN WIN 212

PHOTO 302    Beginning Digital Photography    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course combines lectures with hands-on experience in digital photography. Instruction includes digital camera function, exposure control, technical and creative control, computer manipulation of images and digital output options. The format of the class includes lectures, visual presentations, lab time, exams and a portfolio.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

F09:00AM-11:05AMLECP.FelknerCRC MAIN WIN 20414772Textbook
F11:15AM-01:20PMLABP.FelknerCRC MAIN WIN 204
TBATBALABP.FelknerCRC MAIN Online
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom
To receive credit for this class, please note that in addition to meetings on campus each week, it includes 16 hours of online Lab activities. Online class information will be available at the first class meeting.

M05:00PM-07:05PMLECE.WeberCRC MAIN WIN 20414770Textbook
M07:15PM-09:20PMLABE.WeberCRC MAIN WIN 204
TBATBALABE.WeberCRC MAIN Online
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom
To receive credit for this class, please note that in addition to meetings on campus each week, it includes 16 hours of online Lab activities. Online class information will be available at the first class meeting.


PHOTO 310    Intermediate Photography    3 Units

Same As: ARTPH 310
Prerequisite: ARTPH 301 or PHOTO 301 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to expand on the technical and creative concepts acquired in beginning film photography. Topics of instruction include: exposure and development control, archival printing, introduction to medium and large format photography, studio lighting techniques, and alternative processes. Students will work primarily with film cameras. The class includes lectures, visual presentations, lab time, written tests, and a portfolio. This course is the same as ARTPH 310, and under either name, the course may only be taken one time for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

T05:00PM-06:50PMLECK.MayoCRC MAIN WIN 20214830Textbook
T07:00PM-10:05PMLABK.MayoCRC MAIN WIN 212

PHOTO 312    Intermediate Digital Photography    3 Units

Prerequisite: PHOTO 302 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to expand on the technical and creative concepts acquired in beginning digital photography. Topics of instruction include: advanced digital camera functions, exposure control, introduction to studio lighting, computer manipulation of images, digital archiving, digital output options and digital print finishing. The class includes lectures, visual presentations, lab time, written tests, a field trip, and a portfolio.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

W12:00PM-01:50PMLECP.FelknerCRC MAIN WIN 20214751Textbook
W02:00PM-04:10PMLABP.FelknerCRC MAIN WIN 204
TBATBALABP.FelknerCRC MAIN Online
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom
To receive credit for this class, please note that in addition to meetings on campus each week, it includes 16 hours of online Lab activities. Online class information will be available at the first class meeting.


PHOTO 320    Color Photography    3 Units

Same As: ARTPH 322
Prerequisite: PHOTO 302 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the fundamental principles of color photography. Topics of instruction include: color theory, correct exposure, techniques to determine correct color balance, flash exposure for color and printing digital files. Students will work with digital cameras. The class includes: lectures, visual presentations, lab time, written tests, and a portfolio. This course is the same as ARTPH 322, and under either name, the course may only be taken one time for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

M12:00PM-02:05PMLECP.FelknerCRC MAIN WIN 20214838Textbook
M02:15PM-04:25PMLABP.FelknerCRC MAIN WIN 204
TBATBALABP.FelknerCRC MAIN Online
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom
To receive credit for this class, please note that in addition to meetings on campus each week, it includes 16 hours of online Lab activities. Online class information will be available at the first class meeting.


PHOTO 340    Careers in Photography    3 Units

Prerequisite: ARTPH 322 or PHOTO 320 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an overview of different careers available in the photographic industry. Fields of study include: portraiture, wedding photography, fashion, commercial and tabletop, photojournalism, and fine art photography. Students are encouraged to pursue their own area of interest by working with professionals in the field. Students may work with digital or traditional cameras. The class includes: lectures, studio visits, lab time, and completion of a resume, price list, and portfolio.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

W05:00PM-06:50PMLECK.MayoCRC MAIN WIN 20214836Textbook
W07:00PM-09:05PMLABK.MayoCRC MAIN WIN 204
TBATBALABK.MayoCRC MAIN Online
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom
To receive credit for this class, please note that in addition to meetings on campus each week, it includes 16 hours of online Lab activities. Online class information will be available at the first class meeting.


PHOTO 364    Advanced Black and White Photography    3 Units

Prerequisite: PHOTO 310 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to expand on the technical and creative concepts acquired in intermediate photography. Topics of instruction include: zone system, archival printing techniques, advanced methods of image manipulation, and digital fine art printing. Students will work with digital and traditional cameras. The class includes lectures, visual presentations, lab time, exams, and a portfolio.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

T05:00PM-06:50PMLECK.MayoCRC MAIN WIN 20215340Textbook
T07:00PM-10:05PMLABK.MayoCRC MAIN WIN 212

PHOTO 365    Alternative Process Photography    3 Units

Same As: ARTPH 340
Prerequisite: ARTPH 301 or PHOTO 301 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces historical and alternative processes in photography. Topics of instruction include: pin hole photography, handmade cameras, historical photographic processes, enlarging negatives, creating digital negatives and contact printing. Students will also hang a class exhibition. The class includes lectures, visual presentations, lab time, exams, and a portfolio. This course is the same as ARTPH 340.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

Th05:00PM-06:50PMLECK.MayoCRC MAIN WIN 20214727Textbook
Th07:00PM-10:05PMLABK.MayoCRC MAIN WIN 212

PHOTO 366    Advanced Alternative Process Photography    3 Units

Same As: ARTPH 341
Prerequisite: ARTPH 340 or PHOTO 365 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an advanced study of historical and alternative processes in photography and is designed to expand on the technical and creative concepts acquired in Beginning Alternative Process Photography. Topics of instruction include a deeper investigation of pin hole photography, handmade cameras, historical photographic processes, creating digital negatives and contact printing. Students will also hang a class exhibition. The class includes research, lectures, visual presentations, lab time, exams, and a portfolio. This course is the same as ARTPH 341.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

Th05:00PM-06:50PMLECK.MayoCRC MAIN WIN 20215281Textbook
Th07:00PM-10:05PMLABK.MayoCRC MAIN WIN 212

PHOTO 370    Portraiture and Wedding Photography    3-4 Units

Prerequisite: PHOTO 320 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide students with an overview of the portraiture and wedding photography business. Topics include: techniques of lighting, use of appropriate cameras and media, professional practices and strategies for beginning business. Students work with digital cameras. The class includes: lectures, lab time, on-location field trips, exams, a journal, and a portfolio geared toward a professional presentation.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

Th05:00PM-06:50PMLECJ.WestCRC MAIN WIN 20814834Textbook
Th07:00PM-09:05PMLABJ.WestCRC MAIN WIN 208
TBATBALABJ.WestCRC MAIN Online
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom
To receive credit for this class, please note that in addition to meetings on campus each week, it includes 16 hours of online Lab activities. Online class information will be available at the first class meeting.


PHOTO 390    Studio Lighting Techniques    3-4 Units

Prerequisite: ARTPH 322 or PHOTO 320 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course is a study in studio lighting techniques used in commercial photography. Topics of instruction include: correct exposure using strobe, lighting ratios, basic portraiture and advertising, appropriate choice of camera formats, and studies in composition of commercial photographs. Students are encouraged to work in a variety of formats, using black and white and color. Students will primarily use digital cameras. The class includes: lectures, visual presentations and discussions, on-location field trips, lab time, exams, and a portfolio.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

MW09:00AM-09:50AMLECJ.WestCRC MAIN WIN 20214873Textbook
MW10:00AM-11:20AMLABJ.WestCRC MAIN WIN 208
TBATBALABJ.WestCRC MAIN Online
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom
3.0 Units only. 36 hours Lecture and 54 hours Lab.
To receive credit for this class, please note that in addition to meetings on campus each week, it includes 16 hours of online Lab activities. Online class information will be available at the first class meeting.


PHOTO 400    Digital Imaging    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is an introductory course in digital imaging and electronic desktop photography. Methods currently used in publishing will be emphasized. The class includes lectures, use of computers and scanners, slide presentations, occasional off-campus class meetings, and preparation of a notebook and a digital portfolio.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

TTh11:00AM-11:50AMLECJ.WestCRC MAIN WIN 20414431Textbook
TTh12:00PM-01:20PMLABJ.WestCRC MAIN WIN 204
TBATBALABJ.WestCRC MAIN Online

PHOTO 420    History of Photography    3 Units

Same As: ARTPH 342
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an in-depth study of photography and photographically derived images. The course will focus on the development of the first photograph processes from the nineteenth century to current technologies. The format of the class includes lecture and discussions, visual presentations and a field trip. This course is the same as ARTPH 342, and only one may be taken for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

TTh03:00PM-04:20PMLECP.FelknerCRC MAIN WIN 20214628Textbook
PHOTO 420 is team taught by Professors Kathryn Mayo and Patty Felkner.

TTh03:00PM-04:20PMLECK.MayoCRC MAIN WIN 20214628Textbook
PHOTO 420 is team taught by Professors Kathryn Mayo and Patty Felkner.


PHOTO 495    Independent Studies in Photography    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 162 hours LAB
Description: An independent studies project involves an individual student or small group of students in study, research, or activities beyond the scope of regularly offered courses. See the current catalog section of "Special Studies" for full details of Independent Studies.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

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This special studies is for 1.0 unit.


PHOTO 498    Work Experience in Photography    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Students must be in a paid or unpaid internship, volunteer position or job related to career goals in Photography.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 300 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with opportunities to develop marketable skills in preparation for employment in their major field of study or advancement within their career. It is designed for students interested in work experience and/or internships in transfer level degree occupational programs. Course content includes understanding the application of education to the workforce; completion of required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site; and developing workplace skills and competencies. Appropriate level learning objectives are established by the student and the employer. During the semester, the student is required to participate in a weekly orientation and 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of unpaid work experience for one unit. An additional 75 or 60 hours of related work experience is required for each additional unit. Work Experience may be taken for a total of 16 units when there are new or expanded learning objectives. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

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TBATBALABA.AvalosCRC MAIN Online 14476Textbook
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.

Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities. Login to the eLearning web site at http://elearning.losrios.edu/.
Login to https://apps.losrios.edu/ to access your Los Rios Gmail for important information regarding this class.
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu.

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Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Thursday, August 30th, 4:00 p.m.-6:15 p.m. WIN-106. Login to the eLearning web site at http://elearning.losrios.edu/.
Login to https://apps.losrios.edu/ to access your Los Rios Gmail for important information regarding this Work Experience class.
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu.
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet, 2) e-mail account

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Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Tuesday, September 4th, 6:30 PM - 8:45 PM WIN-106. Login to the eLearning web site at http://elearning.losrios.edu/.
Login to https://apps.losrios.edu/ to access your Los Rios Gmail for important information regarding this Work Experience class.
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu.

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Online class. Enrollment Notice: This course is designated for students who have already successfully completed a Work Experience course with a C or better in a previous semester at CRC. Attendance is required at the on campus orientation: Friday, August 31st from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM in WIN 106. Class login at http://elearning.losrios.edu/. Login to https://apps.losrios.edu/ to access your Los Rios Gmail for important information regarding this class.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 24-Dec 20

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Online class. Required attendance at the on campus orientation: Monday, September 24th, 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM WIN-106
Login to the eLearning Web site at http://elearning.losrios.edu/ Login to https://apps.losrios.edu to access your Los Rios Gmail for important information regarding this Work Experience class.
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 24-Dec 20

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Online class. Required attendance at the on campus orientation: Wednesday, October 24th, 6:00 PM - 8:15 PM in WIN-106.
Login to the eLearning web site at https://elearning.losrios.edu/. Login to https://apps.losrios.edu/ to access your Los Rios Gmail for important information regarding this Work Experience class.
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu

Fall 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: October 3, 2018