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ART 475 - History of Photography

(3 units) CO13
Illustrated lectures that survey historical, technical and social foundations of photography from its invention to the present. Emphasis on concept, theory, and individual photographers.

Prerequisite(s): General Education courses (CO1-CO3) completed; at least 3 courses from CO4-CO8 completed; Junior or Senior standing; ART 141  or ART 261 .

Units of Lecture: 3
Offered: Every Spring

Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. present and develop the ten points of critical analysis.
2. articulate the timeline in the History of Photography.
3. deconstruct and analyze patterns and style in the history of photography.
4. research visual history and cultural practice.
5. apply a critical understanding of the ethics of visual representation.
6. articulate the evolution of the visual language of photography and its relationship to other academic disciplines.


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