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Certificates and Degrees

Deb Hellman

Deb Hellman

Alternative Process Photography
This certificate is designed to provide an avenue for those students interested in pursuing a career as a photographer. The course work will address a range of technical issues, personal expression, aesthetics, criticism, portfolio development and history.

CERTIFICATE OF PROFICIENCY

Program Requirements Units
PHOT 100 Elementary Film and Darkroom Photography 3
or
PHOT 124 Introduction to Film and Darkroom for Digital Photographers 3
PHOT 213 Carbon Printing 3
PHOT 214 Photogravure 3
PHOT 215 Creative Photography 3
PHOT 216 Alternative Photographic Processes 3

TOTAL UNITS 15


 

Claudia Rodriguez

Claudia Rodriguez

Digital Imaging
Prepares students for entry-level position as creator and processor of digital imagery. Layout and creative position in multimedia, internet publishing, digital video, publishing, photography, and motion graphics. Digital imaging is one of the basic requirements for all electronic communication delivery systems.

A.S. DEGREE MAJOR OR CERTIFICATE OF ACHIEVEMENT

Program Requirements Units
GCIP 122 Painter I 3
GCIP 140 Digital Imaging/Photoshop I 3
GCIP 141 Digital Imaging/Photoshop II 3
GCIP 240 Digital Imaging/Photoshop III 3
GCMW 120 Designing for the Social Web 3
GCMW 203 Web Multimedia 3
GCMW 204 Motion Graphics for Multimedia 3
GCMW 205 Digital Video for Multimedia 3
PHOT 100 Elementary Film and Darkroom Photography 3
PHOT 130 Digital Darkroom I 3

TOTAL UNITS 30

Digital Imaging A.S. Degree Major or Certificate of Achievement is also listed under Graphic Communications – Imaging and Publishing.


 

Night shots-27Fine Art Traditional Photography
This certificate is designed to provide an avenue for those students interested in pursuing a career as a fine art photographer. The course work will address a range of technical issues, personal expression, aesthetics, criticism, portfolio development, and history. See course description for specific topics and prerequisites.

CERTIFICATE OF PROFICIENCY

Program Requirements Units
PHOT 100 Elementary Film and Darkroom Photography 3
or
PHOT 124 Introduction to Film and Darkroom for Digital Photographers 3
PHOT 105 Intermediate Black and White Photography 3
PHOT 210 Advanced Black and White Photography 3

Electives (Select 2 courses)
PHOT 170 The Photography and Photographers of California 3
PHOT 212 Landscape Photography 3
PHOT 213 Carbon Printing 3
PHOT 214 Photogravure 3
PHOT 215 Creative Photography 3
PHOT 216 Alternative Photographic Processes 3
ART 104 Design and Composition 3

TOTAL UNITS 15


 

Helen Ragozina

Helen Ragozina

Photography
The Photography Program offers students the opportunity to study photography from beginning to advanced levels. Our courses prepare students in a variety of areas, including fine art, editorial, and commercial photography. The program stresses development of creativity while offering a firm grounding in basic skills. Our students will be prepared for positions in the job market or transfer to a 4 year college to continue their education. Students can earn an Associate in Arts Degree or a Certificate of Achievement in Photography.

A.A. DEGREE MAJOR OR CERTIFICATE OF ACHIEVEMENT

Program Requirements Units

PHOT 120 Digital Photography 3
PHOT 100 Elementary Film and Darkroom Photography 3
or
PHOT 124 Introduction to Film and Darkroom for Digital Photographers 3
PHOT 125 History and Criticism of Photography 3
PHOT 130 Digital Darkroom 1 3
PHOT/JOUR 140 Photojournalism 3
PHOT 160 Photography: Professional Practices 3
PHOT 209 Photographic Portfolio 3
PHOT 220 Commercial Photography 3
PHOT 225 Photographic Portraiture 3

Electives (Select a minimum of 6 units)
PHOT 105 Intermediate Black and White Photography 3
PHOT 135 Digital Darkroom II 3
PHOT 136 Digital Darkroom: Black and White 3
PHOT 145 Advanced Photojournalism 3
PHOT 170 The Photography and Photographers of California 3
PHOT 171 Landscape and Culture 3
PHOT 197A Photography Topics: Field Studies 1 – 3
or
PHOT 197B Photography Topics: Technical Studies 1 – 3
or
PHOT 197C Photography Topics: General 1 – 3
PHOT 210 Advanced Black and White Photography 3
PHOT 212 Landscape Photography 3
PHOT 213 Carbon Printing 2
PHOT 214 Photogravure 3
PHOT 215 Creative Photography 3
PHOT 216 Alternative Photographic Processes 3
PHOT 296 Special Projects 1 – 3

TOTAL UNITS 33