Introduction to Classic Photography

ART 1061 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level Undergraduate
Description Starts with a basic approach on how the photographic camera works, while examining the technical aspects of developing and printing photographic (black-and-white) film. Expects students to gain confidence on how to use the photographic medium in a creative and expressive way. In the final part of the course, students work on an individual project, using personal ideas for this assignment. Offers students an opportunity to obtain a working vocabulary of basic photography, in order to become familiar with the technical aspects of the photographic camera as the main tool in converting visual and personal expression onto photographic film and paper. Requires a 35mm camera with manual focus.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Summer Graduate
    Jul 10, 2017 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
    Aug 7, 2017 (4-week classes)
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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