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Course # Courses Length (Hours) Distance Status
PHOT1020 Advanced Photography

Description: This course builds on the knowledge gained in The Fundamentals Of Photography, and will help the student to learn and practice advanced photographic techniques. This course includes in-class practice using higher-level photographic methods, as well as photographic theory and current professional practices. One class will be spent off-campus to further the students' practical experience. Topics will include light control with off-camera flash, composition, black & white photography and advanced camera settings such as file formats, shutter and aperture effects and more. Students will fine-tune their skills and will learn to critically assess their own photographs. The student will learn to work independently, and through assignments and demonstrations, will gain the confidence to take their own direction in photography.
Hours: 30
Credits: 2
Pre-Requisites: PHOT1010
CoRequisites:

30   Details
PHOT1065 Commercial Studio

Description: This course introduces the student to the works of commercial photography. Topics include the basic techniques required in the operation of medium and large format cameras, basic studio lighting techniques, with practical demonstrations and exercises. Introduction to film emulsions used, processing methods and exposure measurements will also be covered.
Hours: 30
Credits: 2
Pre-Requisites: PHOT1120
CoRequisites:

30   Details
PHOT1050 Digital Imaging Part I

Description: Recommended: Basic Computer Skills
Students will be introduced to the ever advancing world of digital photography. Using Photoshop, emphasis will be placed on image input, colour correction, density/contrast control, blemish removal and touch up, black and white or sepia conversions and to final preparation for the output of their choice.
Hours: 30
Credits: 2
Pre-Requisites: PHOT1020
CoRequisites:

30   Details
PHOT1120 Digital Imaging Part II

Description: This course builds upon the skills gained in Digital Imaging - Part I by allowing students to explore advanced imaging techniques. Areas of study will include: custom colour settings, levels and curves, layers, filter applications, renaming/sorting, automated tasks, monitor calibration, image archive systems, and advanced printing and output techniques.
Hours: 30
Credits: 2
Pre-Requisites: PHOT1050
CoRequisites:

30   Details
PHOT1010 Fundamentals Of Photography

Description: This course will give you a solid photographic base of learning. Practical demonstration and evaluation of your photographs will be provided throughout the course. You will learn to operate your DSLR camera, understand its accessories, and expose and compose more effective photographs. Be sure to bring your fully manual DSLR camera (with interchangeable lenses and accessories) to the first class. Your course hours include one off-campus field trip.
Hours: 30
Credits: 2
Pre-Requisites:
CoRequisites:

30   Details
OLRN1268 History of Photography

Description: This course is designed to familiarize students with photographic culture as created through the lens. Students will enhance their aesthetic sense and further develop political awareness as they explore the work of a variety of theorists and cultural critics in relation to the images they create. A strong chronology will form the backbone to the exploration of Photography.
Hours: 30
Credits: 2
Pre-Requisites:
CoRequisites:

30 Yes Details
PHOT1220 Photography - Field Experience

Description: Being able to present a variety of your work in order to gain employment in the field is a crucial component of this program. You will be required to complete numerous field assignments and present them to the instructor as part of your professional portfolio.
Hours: 30
Credits: 2
Pre-Requisites: PHOT1080
CoRequisites:

30   Details
PHOT1290 Photojournalism

Description: This course will introduce students to the core goal of photojournalism: exploring the human experience by creating narratives with documentary images. By following a set of ethical standards, students will be asked to act as photojournalists, covering varied assignments. In addition to being asked to create and select compelling images, students will be expected to construct succinct, factually accurate, and grammaticaly correct sentences to tell the stories behind their photos.
Hours: 30
Credits: 2
Pre-Requisites: PHOT1160
CoRequisites:

30   Details

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