Photography Digital Technician (Certificate N0632)

Arts Division
Certificate N0632

This certificate program is designed to give students specific skills to prepare them for employment in the commercial photographic industry as a digital technician, digital assistant, digital imaging specialist, or photography assistant.

Required Courses

Course Prefix Course Name Units
PHOT 9Digital Image Editing for Photographers3
PHOT 10Basic Digital and Film Photography3
PHOT 11AIntermediate Photography3
PHOT 11BDigital Capture Workflow3
PHOT 14Commercial Lighting3
PHOT 20Color Photography3
PHOT 24Advanced Digital Image Editing for Photographers3
PHOT 26Video for Photographers3
Total Units24

Recommended Elective

Course Prefix Course Name Units
PHOT 29Studio Business Practices for Commercial Artists3

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Program Learning Outcomes

Review Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for this program.

Guided Pathways of Study

When students can identify a career goal early on in their educational journey, they are more likely to complete on time and succeed. Consistent guidance and a clear outline of the required courses help support students decisions in choosing the right program for them. Explore below to find the programs that most interest you.

Plan of Study Grid
Fall Term 1Units
PHOT 9 Digital Image Editing for Photographers 3 3
PHOT 10 Basic Digital and Film Photography 3 3
 Units6
Winter Term 1
PHOT 11A Intermediate Photography 3 3
 Units3
Spring Term 1
PHOT 11B Digital Capture Workflow 3 3
PHOT 14 Commercial Lighting 3 3
PHOT 20 Color Photography 3 3
 Units9
Fall Term 2
PHOT 24 Advanced Digital Image Editing for Photographers 3 3
PHOT 26 Video for Photographers 3 3
Certificate: Photography Digital Technician, N0632 2  
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 Units6
 Total Units24
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