West Valley College
14000 Fruitvale Avenue, Saratoga, CA 95070 • Phone (408) 867-2200
Department Photo

Photography Department Degrees and Programs

 

Photography
(A.S. Degree & Certificate)

Major Requirements

Photo 101 Basic Photography (Lecture/lab) 3
Photo 102 Inter. Photography (Lecture/lab) 3
Photo 020A Studio Photo/Portraiture 2
Photo 021A Studio Photo/Product Lighting 2
Photo 120 Lightroom for Photographers 3
Photo 030D Basic Color Photography 4
Photo 010 New Media and Social Change 3

Recommended Electives

Photo 020B Inter. Studio Photo/Portraiture 2
Photo 021A Studio Photo/Product Lighting 2
Photo 021B Inter. Studio Photo/Product Lighting 2
Photo 045A Field Studies 1
Photo 045B Field Studies 1
Photo 045C Field Studies 1
Photo 060   Intro. Photoshop 3
Photo 061 Inter. Photoshop 2
Photo 062 Advance Photoshop 2
Photo 072 Environmental Portraits 1
Photo 073 Photographing Your Art 1
Photo 074 Close-Up Photography  1
Photo 091-093 Directed Studies (total maximum of) 3
Art 001A Survey of Western Art I  3
Art 001B Survey of Western Art II  3
Art 001D Art of the 20th Century 3
Art 004 Art Appreciation 3
Art 001G History of Photography   3
Bus 054 Sm Bus Startup Mgmt  3
To be awarded a certificate, a student must complete all the major courses plus a minimum of 9 units from the recommended elective list. Six units should be selected from photography electives.
To be awarded the AS degree, a student must complete:
All the major courses plus a minimum of 9 units from the recommended elective list. Six units to be selected from photography electives.
Additional units to complete the college graduation requirements.
     

 

Electronic Imaging
(A.S. Degree & Certificate)

Major Requirements

Photo 101 Basic Photography (Lecture/lab) 3
Photo 021A Studio Photo/product Lighting 2
Photo 030D Basic Color Photography 4
Photo 060 Intro. Photoshop 3
Photo 061 Inter. Photoshop 2
Photo 062 Adv. Photoshop 2
Photo 120 Lightroom for Photographers  3

Recommended Electives

Photo 102 Inter. Photography (Lecture/lab) 3
Photo 020A Studio Photo/Portraiture 2
Photo 021B Int. Studio Photo/Product Lighting 2
Photo 045A Field Studies 1
Photo 045B Field Studies 1
Photo 045C Field Studies 1
Photo 072 Environmental Portraits 1
Photo 073 Photographing Your Art 1
Photo 074 Close-Up Photography 1
Photo 091-93 Directed Studies (total maximum of) 3
Photo 010 New Media and Social Change 3
Art 001A Survey of Western Art I 3
Art 001B Survey of Western Art II 3
Art 001D Art of the 20th Century 3
Art 004 Art Appreciation 3
Art 001G History of Photography 3
Bus 054 Sm Bus Startup Mgmt 3
To be awarded a certificate, a student must complete all the major courses, plus a minimum of 7 units from the recommended elective list. At least 6 of the 7 elective units should be selected from photography electives.
To be awarded an AS degree, a student must complete:
All the major courses plus a minimum of 7 units from the recommended elective list. At least 6 of the 7 elective units to be selected from photography electives.
Additional units to meet the college graduation requirements.
     
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