Photography - Level II

Arts Division
Certificate T0349

This multi-level certificate program is designed to prepare students for employment in the field of photography. This Photography Level II certificate offers additional expertise for students to develop specific skills needed for employment in photography, art, cinema/animation, communications, industrial arts, graphics, and journalism.

Review Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for this program.

Required Courses

Completion of the Photography - Level I coursework19
Completion of the Photography - Level II coursework16
Total Units35
Photography - Level I Coursework
ARTC 100Graphic Design I 3
or PHOT 9 Digital Image Editing for Photographers
PHOT 10Basic Digital and Film Photography 3
PHOT 11Intermediate Photography 4
PHOT 14Commercial Lighting 3
Choose one from the following:3
Photographic Alternatives
Fashion Photography
Portraiture and Wedding Photography
PHOT 20Color Photography 3
Total Units19
Photography - Level II Coursework
Choose one from the following:1
Laboratory Studies: Beginning Black and White Photography
Laboratory Studies: Advanced Black and White Photography
Laboratory Studies: Studio Photography
Laboratory Studies: Computer Applications in Photography
PHOT 17Photocommunication 3
or PHOT 26 Video for Photographers
PHOT 19Digital Color Management 3
or PHOT 24 Advanced Digital Image Editing for Photographers
PHOT 28Photography Portfolio Development 3
or ARTC 290 Portfolio
PHOT 29Studio Business Practices for Commercial Artists 3
PHOT 30Advertising Photography 3
Total Units16

Recommended Electives

AHIS 1Understanding the Visual Arts 3
or ARTB 1 Understanding the Visual Arts
PHOT 15History of Photography 3
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