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2012-2013 Official General Catalog 
2012-2013 Official General Catalog [Archived Catalog]

ART 146 - History of Photography

This course is designed to give students a strong background in the historic, aesthetic, and cultural background of photography as both a significant art form and important cultural and communications medium.  The course content includes topics dealing with the invention of photography as art in the 19th century, great photographers, and new photography.

Credits: 3
3 Class Hours
Course Profile
Learning Outcomes of the Course:

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

1.  Know how photography evolved inside and outside the United States and its influence in society.
2.  Understand the meaning of images and get ideas from it to apply in other aspects (visuals or not).