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ART 351 Beginning Black and White Photography

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Equivalent Digital Media Course

DGME 103 - Fundamentals of Two-Dimensional Design and ART 301 - Two-Dimensional Design are equivalent courses and either can be used to satisfy degrees in both programs. (Required for AA: General Studio Art and AA-T: Studio Art; Selective for AA: Art History and AA-T: Art History)

Minimum Grade for Prerequisites

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

Course Description

The use of black and white photography as a means of increasing visual awareness. Introduction to basic black & white photographic skills and equipment including film processing, printing, print finishing. Exploration of the creative process: observation, discovery, examination, interpretation and response. Extensive darkroom work and a professional portfolio produced. Camera not required.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 24-27
  • Lab hours/semester: 72-81
  • Homework hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E5c
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC