ART 396  - Documentary Photography I


Letter grade. Hours/semester: 32-36 lecture/48-54 lab/16-18 hours by arrangement. Prerequisite(s): ART 381.

Description: Designed for students with digital photography skills. Students create two portfolios of documentary photographs. Lectures address the history of documentary photography, social impact and how to convey information with clarity and honesty. A major emphasis is choosing a project and developing a point of view. Class critiques guide each project. A materials fee as shown in the schedule of classes is payable upon registration. (AA, CSU: Area C1, UC)


College of San Mateo Department: Art Number of Units: 3
This description is for the Spring 2016 term