Each class will be divided between a lectures and in-class work. Most weeks will require students to complete out of classroom assignments. Students will be responsible for getting work printed for assignments. Readings, Quizzes, Design Projects, Lectures, and Critiques, will all be part of the curriculum. Students in the certificate program can consider exhibiting their photo books created as part of this course for the final certificate exhibition.
Supplies + Equipment
USB drive with a minimum memory capacity of 2GB and External Hard Drive of 1 TB or greater formatted for Mac and PC. Sketchbook (suggested, for notes, planning projects and idea sketching)
Software: Course will be conducted using Adobe’s Photoshop and Lightroom programs Students will have access to the computer labs during the course of the term, but purchasing or subscribing to the software programs will be advantageous.
Literature: Required Readings will be supplied by the instructor
For tutorials and additional help it is recommended to visit Lynda.com or Adobe.com for video tutorials. These tutorials are free and/or low cost. You will be able to access Lynda.com for free using your UArts login.