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Program Type: Occupational Skills Certificate

Division: Visual Arts and Media Studies

Program Description:
This certificate provides students with general photographic skills required to work in a freelance capacity or as an assistant to a portrait, wedding, event, headshot, product, food, industrial, news, or fine art photographer. Skills acquired include digital photography, digital workflow, professional lighting, working with models/subjects, and large format photography. If students decide to pursue the more in depth Photography Certificate of Achievement, many of the courses from the Portrait Photography Occupational Skills Certificate will apply to the Photography Certificate of Achievement.

Effective: Summer 2011

Required Units in the Major:    12

Required Courses
  PHOT 021 - ELEMENTARY PHOTOGRAPHY (3.0 units)
  &
  PHOT 031 - BEGINNING DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY (3.0 units)
  &
  PHOT 033 - PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY (3.0 units)
  OR
  PHOT 040 - FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY (3.0 units)
  &
  PHOT 022A - BLACK AND WHITE LARGE FORMAT FINE ARTS PHOTOGRAPHY (3.0 units)

Required Electives (0 Units)

None

Recommended Electives

None