Five College Consortium

Digital Photography I

Subject Name: 
Art Studio
Course Number: 
Mount Holyoke College
This course explores the basics of photography using digital technologies with emphasis placed on three objectives: first, the acquisition of photographic skills, including composition, digital capture, scanning, Photoshop, and printing; second, an introduction to contexts, such as historical, critical, theoretical, and contemporary movements in photography to advance visual literacy; third, the deepening and expanding of a personal way of seeing. Students will have directed and self-initiated shooting and printing assignments. Slide lectures, readings, and short writing assignments will complement the practical aspects of the course.
Prereq: ARTST-120 or ARTST-131.
Variable Credit Comments: 
Students interested in taking this course should possess a digital SLR or an advanced compact camera. Students enrolled in this course will be responsible for some of the cost of materials.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
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Course Sections

Digital Photography I
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Kane Stewart MW 09:20AM-11:50AM Art 211