University General Course Catalog 2022-2023 
    Feb 06, 2023  
University General Course Catalog 2022-2023
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ART 440 - Problems in Photography

(1 to 3 units)
Tutorial on independent basis arranged with departmental tutor/advisor. Research paper, journal and final portfolio presentation required. Registration permitted only upon written request to the department which includes a statement of objectives, specific goals and scope of proposed plans.

Maximum units a student may earn: 9

Prerequisite(s): ART 338 .

Grading Basis: Graded
Offered: Every Fall and Spring

Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. demonstrate advanced competencies utilizing advanced digital photography technologies, leading to the development of exhibition quality prints and portfolios.
2. develop individual projects that apply digital photography using digital darkroom technologies for creative production in a studio setting, including advanced problem solving utilizing: digital editing software, large format archival printing techniques, online book production (where relevant), and advanced camera operations.
3. develop individual research projects that analyze contemporary practices in the areas of photographic arts and social practices.
4. demonstrate a synthesis of knowledge, skills and advanced competency in photographic arts for exhibition with the ability to apply theoretical methods to critical analysis of the photographic image.
5. demonstrate advanced skills in discussion, critique and writing about their creative practice and others while building research skills in project development.

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