2016-17 Catalog Addendum

Photography Video Production

Arts Division
Certificate L0413
This certificate integrates still photography and video capture, for the student that is interested in the field of photography coupled with video production. It is designed to prepare students for entry-level employment as both a photographer and videographer. The goals of this certificate are to prepare students to combine still and video to produce quality imagery by working collaboratively using digital camera still and video capture, lighting, composition, storytelling, audio, and image editing and output techniques to produce visuals that effectively communicate ideas or narratives for commercial, editorial, or fine art purposes.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, a student will be able to:

  • produce quality imagery.
  • understand visual communication
  • understand business practices
  • work as a collaborator 
  • discuss and critique imagery

Required Courses

PHOT 9Digital Image Editing for Photographers 3
or ARTC 100 Graphic Design I
PHOT 10Basic Digital and Film Photography 3
PHOT 11Intermediate Photography 4
PHOT 14Commercial Lighting 3
PHOT 26Video for Photographers 3
R-TV 22Editing for Film and Television 3
R-TV 29Introduction to Audio Production for Film and Television 3
Choose one elective from the following:3
Photocommunication
Media Aesthetics
Motion Graphics, Compositing and Visual Effects
Motion Graphics, Compositing and Visual Effects
Advertising Photography
Total Units25

Recommended Electives  

PHOT 28Photography Portfolio Development 3
or ARTC 290 Portfolio
or ANIM 148 Demo Reel
PHOT 29Studio Business Practices for Commercial Artists 3
or R-TV 15 Broadcast Law and Business Practices

Business Administration, AS-T

Business Division
Degree S0418

The Associate in Arts in Business Administration for Transfer provides a broad base of education in the discipline and introduces students to the fundamental principles underlying organizations and basic analytical tools of business. It gives students a basis in various business functions and economic analysis. Completion of the degree provides students with the core skills and knowledge needed to pursue a baccalaureate degree in Business Administration. Students who earn this degree will be able to transfer to CSU campus or enter the local job market.

To earn an Associate in Science degree for Transfer a student must complete 60 semester units that are eligible for transfer to the CSU that consist of IGETC pattern or CSU GE breadth and a major of at least 18 units.  Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.0 in all CSU-transferable coursework to receive an associate degree for transfer and all courses in the major must be completed with a C or better.  Students earning an associate degree for transfer will not be required to complete any other local graduation requirements.

Required Courses

Core Courses
BUSA 7Principles of Accounting - Financial 5
BUSA 8Principles of Accounting - Managerial 5
BUSC 1APrinciples of Economics - Macroeconomics 3
or BUSC 1AH Principles of Economics - Macroeconomics - Honors
BUSC 1BPrinciples of Economics - Microeconomics 3
or BUSC 1BH Principles of Economics - Microeconomics - Honors
BUSL 18Business Law 3
or BUSL 18H Business Law - Honors
List A3
Elementary Statistics
Elementary Statistics - Honors
List B6.5
Computer Information Systems
Business Communications
Total Units for Major28.5
CSU General Education (CSU-GE or IGETC) Units 1 39-42
Total Units60
1

 Courses may be double counted with either CSU-GE or IGETC.


Sociology, AA-T

Humaninties Division
Degree A0419

Sociology introduces students to the systematic and scientific study of human relations and social structures which emphasizes the interaction between personality, culture and society. The Associate in Arts in Sociology for Transfer degree requires students to use sociological theories and research to evaluate the basic dimensions of social inequality and social change, and assess how social forces shape, guide and influence individual and group behavior. Students will acquire the foundational knowledge necessary to pursue post-secondary degrees in sociology and a variety of specializations in the field. The Associate in Arts in Sociology for Transfer degree is designed to assist students in seamlessly transferring to a CSU major in Sociology.
To earn an Associate in Arts in Sociology for Transfer degree, a student must complete 60 semester units that are eligible for transfer to the CSU system that consist of the IGETC pattern or CSU GE breadth and a major of 18 units more. Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.0 in all CSU-transferable coursework to receive an associate degree for transfer and all courses in the major must be completed with a C or better. Students earning an associate degree for transfer will not be required to complete any other local graduation requirements.

Required Courses

Core Courses
SOC 1Sociology 3
or SOC 1H Sociology - Honors
Select two courses6
Contemporary Social Problems
Contemporary Social Problems - Honors
Elementary Statistics
Elementary Statistics - Honors
Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences
List A
Select two courses from the following or any course not already selected from core courses:6
Marriage and the Family
Marriage and the Family - Honors
Sociology of Ethnic Relations
Sociology of Ethnic Relations - Honors
Introduction to Criminology
Introduction to Criminology - Honors
List B
Select one course from the following or any course not already selected from list A3-4
Introduction to Gerontology
Sociology of Religion
Child Development
Asian American Communities
Critical Thinking and Writing
Critical Thinking and Writing - Honors
Human Geography
Human Geography - Honors
Introduction to Logic
Introduction to Logic - Honors
Critical Thinking
Critical Thinking and Writing
Critical Thinking and Writing - Honors
Introduction to Psychology
Introduction to Psychology - Honors
Total Units for Major18-20
CSU General Education or IGETC Pattern 139-42
Total Units60
1

Courses may be double-counted with either CSU-GE or IGETC. 

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