Fall 2017 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. A fee is charged for digital printing.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
Sa        08:30AM-10:35AM LEC A.Lowrie             West Sac WSC 220         18720 
Sa        10:45AM-02:00PM LAB A.Lowrie             West 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 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: October 30, 2017