Spring 2018 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 photograph in the Eastern Sierra emphasizing the Yosemite Valley. The course will include a variety of topics including using film and digital cameras in the landscape, understanding different natural qualities of light and low light photography. This course includes meetings on campus and a field trip to Yosemite.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 06-May 04
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Mayo                TBA TBA                 15130 
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TBA       TBA             LEC P.Felkner             TBA TBA                 15130 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB P.Felkner             TBA TBA                   
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.
The Pre-meeting dates are Fridays, April 7th and 21st from 5-8:50pm and includes 3 hours lecture, 1 hour of lab and 1 hour of lab on-line and will be held in WIN 202.
The field trip portion of the class starts at 8 am on Friday, April 28th and runs to Sunday, April 30th at 6pm. Each day includes 10 hours of combined lecture and lab activities. The Post-meeting date is Friday, May 5th and includes 3 hours of lab and 2 hours lecture. In addition, students will have 25 hours of TBA lab time to work on the on-line portion of the course and prepare portfolios in the Photolab.

TBA       TBA             LAB K.Mayo                TBA TBA                   
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.
The Pre-meeting dates are Fridays, April 7th and 21st from 5-8:50pm and includes 3 hours lecture, 1 hour of lab and 1 hour of lab on-line and will be held in WIN 202.
The field trip portion of the class starts at 8 am on Friday, April 28th and runs to Sunday, April 30th at 6pm. Each day includes 10 hours of combined lecture and lab activities. The Post-meeting date is Friday, May 5th and includes 3 hours of lab and 2 hours lecture. In addition, students will have 25 hours of TBA lab time to work on the on-line portion of the course and prepare portfolios in the Photolab.


PHOTO 272    Lightroom    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: PHOTO 302 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
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, Jan 13-Mar 12
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC J.West               CRC MAIN WIN 204         20420 
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TTh       10:00AM-10:50AM LAB J.West               CRC MAIN WIN 204           
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.


PHOTO 275    Digital Applications for Alternative Processes    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: PHOTO 302 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide students instruction in digital applications for alternative processes. Topics include: creating custom curves for alternative process printing, using a variety of software products for creating unique imagery, and applying digital technology to older print processes. 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 - First, Jan 13-Mar 12
M         12:00PM-01:05PM LEC K.Mayo               CRC MAIN WIN 202         19529 
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TBA       TBA             LEC K.Mayo                TBA TBA                 19529 Textbook
M         01:15PM-04:25PM LAB K.Mayo               CRC MAIN WIN 202           
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Mayo                TBA TBA                   


PHOTO 277    Creating a Digital Portfolio     1.5 Units

Prerequisite: PHOTO 302 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide students instruction in creating a website to promote their photography. Website hosting options, uploading and organizing images will be covered. Students will work with digital cameras and design software. The class includes: lectures, lab time, field trips, exams, a journal, and a final project.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 13-May 10
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC J.West               CRC MAIN WIN 204         19533 
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TTh       10:00AM-11:25AM LAB J.West               CRC MAIN WIN 204           


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, Jan 13-May 16
T         10:00AM-11:50AM LEC P.Felkner            CRC MAIN WIN 202           
Th        12:00PM-03:05PM LAB P.Felkner            CRC MAIN WIN 212         15100 
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Students should register in one of the lab sections and will automatically be registered in the lecture section.

T         12:00PM-03:05PM LAB P.Felkner            CRC MAIN WIN 212         15281 Textbook
Students should register in one of the lab sections and will automatically be registered in the lecture section.

F         09:00AM-10:50AM LEC K.Mayo               CRC MAIN WIN 202         15103 Textbook
F         11:00AM-02:20PM LAB K.Mayo               CRC 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, Jan 13-May 16
F         09:00AM-10:50AM LEC P.Felkner            CRC MAIN WIN 204         15011 
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F         11:00AM-01:20PM LAB P.Felkner            CRC MAIN WIN 204           
TBA       TBA             LAB P.Felkner             TBA TBA                   
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 16 hours of online Lab activities. Online class information will be available at the first class meeting.

T         05:00PM-06:50PM LEC E.Zarate             CRC MAIN WIN 204         14976 Textbook
T         07:00PM-09:20PM LAB E.Zarate             CRC MAIN WIN 204           
TBA       TBA             LAB E.Zarate              TBA TBA                   
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 16 hours of online Lab activities. Online class information will be available at the first class meeting.


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, Jan 13-May 16
M         05:00PM-06:50PM LEC P.Felkner            CRC MAIN WIN 204         15079 
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M         07:00PM-09:20PM LAB P.Felkner            CRC MAIN WIN 204           
TBA       TBA             LAB P.Felkner             TBA TBA                   
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 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, Jan 13-May 16
W         12:00PM-01:50PM LEC P.Felkner            CRC MAIN WIN 202         15081 
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W         02:00PM-04:20PM LAB P.Felkner            CRC MAIN WIN 204           
TBA       TBA             LAB P.Felkner            CRC 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 16 hours of online Lab activities. Online class information will be available at the first class meeting.


PHOTO 360    Large Format Photography    3 Units

Same As: ARTPH 314
Prerequisite: ARTPH 310 or 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 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. This course is the same as ARTPH 314.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
M         05:00PM-07:05PM LEC K.Mayo               CRC MAIN WIN 202         14904 
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M         07:15PM-10:35PM LAB K.Mayo               CRC MAIN WIN 212           


PHOTO 372    Advanced Portrait 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 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.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
W         05:00PM-06:50PM LEC K.Mayo               CRC MAIN WIN 202         15038 
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W         07:00PM-09:20PM LAB K.Mayo               CRC MAIN WIN 204           
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Mayo                TBA TBA                   
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 16 hours of online Lab activities. Online class information will be available at the first class meeting.


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.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC J.West               CRC MAIN WIN 202         15040 
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MW        10:00AM-11:20AM LAB J.West               CRC MAIN WIN 208           
Offered for only 3 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 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, Jan 13-May 16
TTh       11:30AM-12:20PM LEC J.West               CRC MAIN WIN 204         14589 
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TTh       12:30PM-01:50PM LAB J.West               CRC MAIN WIN 204           


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, Jan 13-May 16
TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC P.Felkner            CRC MAIN WIN 202         14906 
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TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC K.Mayo               CRC MAIN WIN 202         14906 Textbook


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, Jan 13-May 16
W         12:30PM-01:20PM LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN WIN 106         14778 
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TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          14778 Textbook
Hybrid class- Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Students have both classroom meetings and online activities. 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.
 

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          14834 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on-campus Orientation: Monday, January 22nd, 6:15 PM - 8:30 PM in WIN 106 on the CRC Main Campus. 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.
 

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          14361 Textbook
Online Class. Required attendance at the face-to-face orientation: Wednesday, January 17th from 4:00 p.m.-6:15 p.m. in WIN 106 on the CRC Main Campus. 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.
 

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          14362 Textbook
Online class. 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.

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. This online course requires a face-to-face orientation on Friday, January 19th from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM in WIN 106 on the CRC Main Campus.
 

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 15-May 16
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          14360 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on-campus Orientation: Thursday, February 15th, 6:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. in WIN 106 on the CRC Main Campus. 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, Mar 14-May 16
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          14857 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at the face-to-face orientation: Wednesday, March 14th, 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM in WIN 106 on the CRC Main Campus. 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.
 

Spring 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: November 16, 2017