Fall 2018 Class Schedule (SCC)

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PHOTO 302    Beginning Digital Photography    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I
Enrollment Limitation: Students must use a DSLR style camera to complete all course objectives and assignments. Point-and-Shoot cameras are not allowed.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course combines an overview of the historical and contemporary themes influencing the photographic medium along with hands-on experience in digital photography. Instruction includes digital camera function, exposure control, flash photography, technical and creative control, basic computer manipulation of images, and digital output options. Students will also be introduced to the influence of photography and photographers on our culture along with an understanding of interpreting photographs and their visual literacy. The format of the class includes lectures, visual presentations, lab time, field trip, exams, and a portfolio. Students must provide their own adjustable DSLR cameras and necessary media and materials. Student printing cost could range from $30 to $50.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

Sa08:30AM-10:35AMLECA.LowrieWest Sac WSC 22018625Textbook
Sa10:45AM-02:00PMLABA.LowrieWest Sac WSC 220
The Photography program has cameras and equipment available for students to rent for the duration of the class. Please contact Tom Childress at
childrt@scc.losrios.edu with any questions about the equipment rental program.
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

Fall 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: October 22, 2018