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ART 347 The History of Photography (1900- present)

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Minimum Grade for Prerequisites

Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite courses.

Course Description

The history of the social, artistic and technical developments in photography beginning with the turn of the twentieth century: An examination of photography's broad impact as a cultural, visual and social force including the diversity of 20th and 21st Century photographic movements. Examines the impact photography has had in shaping societies' views in regards to journalism, media, developments in the arts and science, as well as cultural and personal identity.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E5c
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)