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The following Photography courses are offered:

PHOTO 295
Independent Studies in Photography    1-3 Units
Prerequisite: None
Hours: 18 hours LEC; 54-162 hours LAB

PHOTO 299
Experimental Offering in Photography    .5-4 Units
Prerequisite: None

PHOTO 302
Beginning Digital Photography    3 Units
Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC, 54 hours LAB
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. Students must provide their own adjustable DSLR cameras and necessary media and materials. A fee is charged for digital printing.

PHOTO 495
Independent Studies in Photography    1-3 Units
Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54-162 hours LAB

PHOTO 498
Work Experience in Photography    1-4 Units
Prerequisite: None
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to career interests.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 60-300 hours LAB
This course provides students with opportunities to develop marketable skills in preparation for employment or advancement within the field of Photography. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

PHOTO 499
Experimental Offering in Photography    .5-4 Units
Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU

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