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CRC19: Courses

PHOTO 420 History of Photography

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: None.

Transferable: CSU; UC

This course provides an in-depth study of photography and
photographically derived images. The course will focus on the development of the first photograph processes from the nineteenth century to current technologies. The format of the class includes lecture and discussions, visual presentations and a field trip. This course is the same as ARTPH 342, and only one may be taken for credit.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO #1: Define the major movements in the history of photography