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Color Photography
COLOR PHOTO
CLASS CODE: ART 260 CREDITS:  3 FEE:  $50
DIVISION: PERFORMING AND VISUAL ARTS
DEPARTMENT: ART
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

DESCRIPTION: Students, through classroom discussion and practical experience in the lab, gain a foundation of color photography.
TAUGHT: Fall, Summer
CONTENT AND TOPICS: A brief history of color photography, technical information about color film, technical information about light and color, color theory, and color printing using the computer and/or darkroom.

Weekly assignments introduce color theory. Work will be shared with class through a presentation of slides. There will also be an opportunity to make color prints.
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES: -- Gain a working understanding of technical aspects of photography such as: camera operation, darkroom skills, digital skills, and presentation.
-- Produce technically sound, well-presented, and aesthetically pleasing photographs.
-- Gain an academic knowledge of basic principles of color photography such as: film, exposure, chemistry, color theory, aesthetics, and a basic history of color photography.
REQUIREMENTS: Enrolled as Art major or consent of instructor
PREREQUISITES: Art 160
OTHER: Plan to spend an additional $20 - $40.
EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2001