Spring 2012 Class Schedule (CRC)



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PHOTO 260    The Eastern Sierra Landscape, Yosemite Valley    2 Units

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to give students an opportunity to study topics not included in current course offerings. Students will participate in a landscape photography workshop in the Eastern Sierra emphasizing the Yosemite Valley. The course will include a variety of topics including black and white, infrared, color slide and negative, large format and low light photography. Students will be responsible for their own food, accommodations and photographic materials. Field trip fees may be applied to offset travel and accommodations. This course may be taken two times for credit.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 13-May 04
F         05:00PM-08:50PM LEC J.West               CRC MAIN BS 104          15062 
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F         05:00PM-08:50PM LEC K.Mayo               CRC MAIN BS 104          15062 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Mayo               Off Campus Field Trip    15062 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.West               Off Campus Field Trip    15062 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Mayo               Off Campus Field Trip      
This class with field trip is team taught by Professors Mayo and West.
Pre-trip meetings: Friday, April 13 and 20, 5:00 p.m.-8:50 p.m., BS-104
Field trip: Friday, Saturday and Sunday, April 27 and 28, and 29
Post-trip meeting: Friday, May 4, 5:00 p.m-8:50 p.m., BS-104
Field trip fee is $150.00 to offset travel and accommodations.
Contact Professor Mayo at 691-7783 or Professor West at 691-7346 for additional information.
To receive credit for this class, students must attend the scheduled meetings and the activities scheduled during the field trip and in-class lab sessions. Attendance will be taken.

TBA       TBA             LAB J.West               Off Campus Field Trip      
This class with field trip is team taught by Professors Mayo and West.
Pre-trip meetings: Friday, April 13 and 20, 5:00 p.m.-8:50 p.m., BS-104
Field trip: Friday, Saturday and Sunday, April 27 and 28, and 29
Post-trip meeting: Friday, May 4, 5:00 p.m-8:50 p.m., BS-104
Field trip fee is $150.00 to offset travel and accommodations.
Contact Professor Mayo at 691-7783 or Professor West at 691-7346 for additional information.
To receive credit for this class, students must attend the scheduled meetings and the activities scheduled during the field trip and in-class lab sessions. Attendance will be taken.


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. A lab fee is charged for all studio classes. This course is the same as ARTPH 301, and only one may be taken for credit. See Cross-Listed Courses in the catalog.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
Th        12:00PM-01:40PM LEC P.Felkner            CRC MAIN BS 104            
Th        01:50PM-04:55PM LAB P.Felkner            CRC MAIN BS 104          14880 
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W         01:45PM-04:50PM LAB P.Felkner            CRC MAIN BS 104          21233 Textbook
Two Labs are associated with the Thursday Lecture. Select one Lab and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.

M         05:00PM-07:05PM LEC K.Mayo               CRC MAIN BS 104            
M         07:15PM-10:30PM LAB K.Mayo               CRC MAIN BS 104          14640 Textbook
Th        05:00PM-08:05PM LAB K.Mayo               CRC MAIN BS 104          21236 Textbook
Two Labs are associated with the Monday Lecture. Select one Lab and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.


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. A fee is charged for all studio classes.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        11:00AM-11:50AM LEC P.Felkner            CRC MAIN BS 104          19482 
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MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LAB P.Felkner            CRC MAIN BS 104            
 

F         09:00AM-11:05AM LEC P.Felkner            CRC MAIN LRC 108         19928 Textbook
F         11:15AM-02:20PM LAB P.Felkner            CRC MAIN LRC 108           


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. A lab fee is charged for all studio classes. This course is the same as ARTPH 310, and under either name, the course may only be taken two times for credit. See Cross-Listed Courses in the catalog.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
T         12:00PM-01:50PM LEC K.Mayo               CRC MAIN BS 104          14541 
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T         02:00PM-04:50PM LAB K.Mayo               CRC MAIN BS 104            


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. May be taken two times for credit. A lab fee is charged for all studio classes.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
M         02:00PM-04:05PM LEC J.West               CRC MAIN LRC 108         21114 
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M         04:15PM-07:30PM LAB J.West               CRC MAIN LRC 108           
 

T         05:00PM-06:50PM LEC P.Felkner            CRC MAIN BS 104          15407 Textbook
T         07:00PM-09:05PM LAB P.Felkner            CRC MAIN BS 104            
TBA       TBA             LAB P.Felkner            CRC MAIN Online            
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom
This class includes a weekly one hour online lab component. NOTE: To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204 or BS-145A; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: (1) connection to the Internet (2) e-mail account (3) appropriate software.


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. A lab fee is charged for all studio classes. This course is the same as ARTPH 322, and under either name, the course may only be taken two times for credit. See Cross-Listed Courses in the catalog.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       08:30AM-09:20AM LEC J.West               CRC MAIN BS 104          15213 
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TTh       09:30AM-10:20AM LAB J.West               CRC MAIN BS 104            
TBA       TBA             LAB J.West               CRC MAIN Online            
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom
This class includes a weekly one hour online lab component. NOTE: To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204 or BS-145A; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: (1) connection to the Internet (2) e-mail account (3) appropriate software.


PHOTO 360    Large Format Photography    3 Units

Same As: ARTPH 314
Prerequisite: ARTPH 310 and PHOTO 310 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to give students a thorough knowledge of view camera operation in the studio and in the field. Topics of instruction include: view camera movements, exposure techniques, processing sheet film, adjustments necessary to print large format negatives, and presentation of the large format image. Students may work in black and white, color, or both. The class includes: lectures, visual presentations, lab time, studio time, and a portfolio. Students are urged to provide their own large format camera. A lab fee is charged for all studio classes. This course is the same as ARTPH 314, and only one may be taken for credit. See Cross-Listed Courses in the catalog.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
F         09:00AM-11:05AM LEC K.Mayo               CRC MAIN BS 104          15409 
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F         11:15AM-02:20PM LAB K.Mayo               CRC MAIN BS 104            


PHOTO 372    Advanced Portrait Photography    3 Units

Prerequisite: PHOTO 320 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to give students an in depth understanding of portraiture. Topics include: techniques of lighting and posing, working with groups and individuals, use of appropriate cameras and films, professional ethics and business strategies. Students may work with digital or traditional cameras. The class includes: lectures, lab time, on-location field trips, exams, a journal, and a portfolio geared toward a professional presentation. A lab fee is charged for all studio classes.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
W         05:00PM-06:50PM LEC B.Mahon              CRC MAIN BS 104          15578 
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W         07:00PM-09:50PM LAB B.Mahon              CRC MAIN BS 104            


PHOTO 392    Commercial and Advertising Photography    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 covers studio lighting techniques used in the production of advertising photographs. Topics of instruction include: advanced studio lighting techniques, correct exposure using strobe, appropriate choice of camera format and films, studies in composition and meaning of advertising photographs, and market research. Students are encouraged to work in a variety of formats, using both film and digital cameras. The class includes: lectures, visual presentations and discussions, on-location field trips, lab time, written tests, a journal, and a portfolio geared toward a professional presentation. A lab fee is charged for all studio classes.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        08:00AM-08:50AM LEC J.West               CRC MAIN BS 104          15580 
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MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LAB J.West               CRC MAIN BS 104            
3.0 Units, 36 hours Lecture and 54 hours Lab


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 course includes lectures, use of computers and scanners, slide presentations, occasional off-campus class meetings, and preparation of a notebook and a digital portfolio. A fee is charged for digital printing.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC J.West               CRC MAIN LRC 108         14776 
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TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB J.West               CRC MAIN LRC 108           
 


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. See Cross-Listed Courses in the catalog.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC K.Mayo               CRC MAIN M 200           15411 
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Team taught with Professors P. Felkner and K. Mayo

MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC P.Felkner            CRC MAIN M 200           15411 Textbook
Team taught with Professors P. Felkner and K. Mayo


PHOTO 498    Work Experience in Photography    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 300 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with opportunities to develop marketable skills in preparation for employment or advancement within their current job. Course content will include 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. During the course of the semester, the student is required to fulfill an 18 hour 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. The course may be taken again when there is new or expanded learning on the job for a maximum of 16 units.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
T         12:30PM-01:20PM LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN BS 163          15261 
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TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos              TBA TBA                 15261 Textbook
 

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          14395 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on-campus Orientation: Saturday, January 21, 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. T-113A
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
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

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          14396 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Friday, January 20, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. T-113A
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
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

W         12:00PM-12:50PM LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN P 132           15285 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos              TBA TBA                 15285 Textbook
 

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          15148 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Friday, January 20, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. T-113A
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
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

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 11-May 16
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          14394 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on-campus Orientation: Saturday, February 11, 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. T-113A
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
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

Spring 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: March 16, 2012