In this course, students survey the history of photography as both technology and art form as well as the medium's evolution from humble camera obscura to its status as a major conduit of contemporary culture in the digital era. Students learn to identify a wide range of photographic processes and the important figures that utilized them with intention, across a variety of genre and social contexts. Participation is required in discussions of major artistic trends and the interpretive aspects of photographic content.
Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6
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Day Class (before 5 p.m.) Evening Class (after 5 p.m.) Online Class
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