This course provides an introduction to creativity through discussion and project-based learning. The course provides overview and practice of creative processes (e.g. ideation, research, empathy, proto-typing, etc), in-depth discussion of the theological foundations for creativity, and practice for developing creative habits. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
DES110-A
Bautista, Stephen J.
01/08/2024 W 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Health Science Campus L249
DES110-B
Bautista, Stephen J.
01/08/2024 W 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Health Science Campus L249
DES110-E
Bol, Allison M.
01/08/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Health Science Campus P280
DES110-C
Ward, Nancy G.
01/08/2024 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Health Science Campus L247
DES110-D
Ward, Nancy G.
01/08/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Health Science Campus L247
DES110-E
Ward, Nancy G.
09/03/2024 MW 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM The Village at CBU ART2
DES110-D
Ward, Nancy G.
09/03/2024 MW 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM The Village at CBU ART2
DES110-C
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 MW 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM The Village at CBU ART2
DES110-B
Dietrich, David D.
09/03/2024 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Yeager Center B220
DES110-A
Dietrich, David D.
09/03/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Building 36 36A1
DES110-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Health Science Campus
DES110-D
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Health Science Campus
DES110-C
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Health Science Campus
DES110-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Health Science Campus

Students will understand, and become comfortable, with the foundational use of the camera by understanding exposure through metering and the relationship between - ISO, Aperture, and Shutter Speed. Students will begin to implement foundational design elements through composition, and compression through different lens focal lengths. Students will produce and analyze photographs by employing professional photographic techniques and the introduction of a digital workflow. Additional course fee. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PHO105-B
Bess, David S.
01/08/2024 T 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM Adams Business Park B26
PHO105-A
Bess, David S.
01/08/2024 M 12:15 PM - 3:15 PM Adams Business Park B26
PHO105-C
Doyle, Marcus
01/08/2024 W 3:45 PM - 6:45 PM Adams Business Park B26
PHO105-D
Smith, Christine Lee
01/08/2024 Th 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM Adams Business Park B26
PHO105-D
Smith, Christine Lee
09/03/2024 Th 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM Adams Business Park B26
PHO105-A
Bess, David S.
09/03/2024 M 12:15 PM - 3:15 PM Adams Business Park B26
PHO105-B
Bess, David S.
09/03/2024 T 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Adams Business Park B26
PHO105-C
Doyle, Marcus
09/03/2024 W 3:45 PM - 6:45 PM Adams Business Park B26
PHO105-D
Smith, Christine Lee
01/13/2025 Th 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM Adams Business Park B26
PHO105-B
Bess, David S.
01/13/2025 T 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM Adams Business Park B26
PHO105-C
Doyle, Marcus
01/13/2025 W 3:45 PM - 6:45 PM Adams Business Park B26
PHO105-A
Bess, David S.
01/13/2025 M 12:15 PM - 3:15 PM Adams Business Park B26

This course surveys contemporary genres within Commercial Photography. While introducing the practical skills of production and conceptual development, students will work to plan and execute camera-based assignments in the areas of editorial and advertising photography. Additional course fee. Prerequisite: PHO 105. (3 units; Fall)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PHO110-A
Doyle, Marcus
09/03/2024 W 12:15 PM - 3:15 PM Adams Business Park B26

This introductory course explores the conceptual and expressive principals of Fine Art Photography through lectures, discussions, assignments and field trips. Students will submit their work for critique, refining the theoretical and practical skills needed to create meaningful imagery. Additional course fee. Prerequisite: PHO 105 and 140. (3 units; Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PHO120-A
Bess, David S.
01/08/2024 T 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Adams Business Park B26
PHO120-A
Bess, David S.
01/13/2025 T 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Adams Business Park B26

This course follows movements and themes in the history of photography from its inception at the turn of the 19th century to today. In this class, students will identify key works and discuss their significance in a historical context. On a more theoretical level, photography will be observed as cultural production that shapes personal and political ideology. Photographic examples will be presented from photojournalism, documentary, fine art, advertising, fashion and academia to more vernacular uses in everyday life. Through readings, discussions and assignments students will build the visual literacy needed to experience, understand and analyze images. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PHO140-A
Smith, Christine Lee
01/08/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Adams Business Park
PHO140-A
Smith, Christine Lee
09/03/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Adams Business Park
PHO140-A
Smith, Christine Lee
01/13/2025 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Adams Business Park

Through this course students will develop the technical foundation needed to process and retouch images with Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop. Students will build a professional workflow utilizing digital asset management, image selection, and global adjustments with non-destructive methods. Further pixel adjustments will be made within Photoshop for advanced retouching. Prerequisite: PHO 105. (3 units; Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PHO250-A
Castellanos, Betsaira Leslie
01/08/2024 M 3:45 PM - 6:45 PM Adams Business Park B26
PHO250-A
Castellanos, Betsaira Leslie
01/13/2025 M 3:45 PM - 6:45 PM Adams Business Park B26

 

This course builds on a foundational understanding of creativity's process and purpose. The aim of the course is for students to apply these foundations to the act of completing interdisciplinary creative projects in context. Additional course fee. Prerequisite: DES 110. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
DES310-A
Kern, Christopher Paul
01/08/2024 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Adams Business Park B25
DES310-B
Kern, Christopher Paul
01/08/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Adams Business Park B25
DES310-C
Biermann, Brett C
01/08/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Adams Business Park B8
DES310-A
Kern, Christopher Paul
09/03/2024 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Adams Business Park B26
DES310-B
Kern, Christopher Paul
09/03/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Adams Business Park B26
DES310-C
Lippire, Kristine
09/03/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Adams Business Park C34B
DES310-A
Kern, Christopher Paul
01/13/2025 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Adams Business Park B25
DES310-B
Kern, Christopher Paul
01/13/2025 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Adams Business Park B25
DES310-C
Biermann, Brett C
01/13/2025 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Adams Business Park B8

This course further explores the medium of photography specific to commercial, fine art, and social practice. Students will begin focusing on a body of work specific to their genre of photography. Further refinement through technical demonstrations and critique will allow students to begin to define an artistic style that is viable within their intended marketplace. Additional course fee. Prerequisite: PHO 350. (3 units; Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PHO310-A
Doyle, Marcus
01/08/2024 W 12:15 PM - 3:15 PM Adams Business Park B26
PHO310-A
Doyle, Marcus
01/13/2025 W 12:15 PM - 3:15 PM Adams Business Park B26

This course integrates a conceptual framework and narrative structure into the photographic process. Utilizing color, design and visual communication skills to evoke emotion, students will learn how narrative shapes messaging. The course supports students involved in a wide range of photographic disciplines where visual storytelling is critical to a work’s reception. Additional course fee. Prerequisite: PHO 310. (3 units; Fall)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PHO330-A
Bess, David S.
09/03/2024 T 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM Adams Business Park B26

This course will implement a practical workflow within a controlled space, utilizing the tools and techniques of studio photographers. Students will gain an understanding of light quality and how it relates to ideas, and the emotional depiction of a subject. Students will understand how to craft their lighting to the specific subject they are photographing. Labs will be hands-on, integrating professional studio practices for digital capture and utilizing industry-wide workflow standards related to the latest software and hardware. Additional course fee. Prerequisite: PHO 350. (3 units; Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PHO332-A
Fouts, David Benjamin,, Sr.
01/08/2024 M 12:15 PM - 3:15 PM Adams Business Park B25
PHO332-C
Kern, Christopher Paul
01/08/2024 F 12:15 PM - 3:15 PM Adams Business Park B25
PHO332-A
Fouts, David Benjamin,, Sr.
01/13/2025 M 12:15 PM - 3:15 PM Adams Business Park B25
PHO332-B
Kern, Christopher Paul
01/13/2025 F 12:15 PM - 3:15 PM Adams Business Park B25

This course presents students with the digital workflow techniques needed to produce archival photographs. File preparation, resolution selection, print-profiling, paper selection and soft-proofing techniques will be covered. Students will learn the techniques of digital color management by applying color profiles to produce archival prints for the purpose of promotional, gallery, and printed portfolios. Additional course fee. Prerequisite: GDM 235 or PHO 250. (3 units; Fall)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PHO350-A
Kern, Christopher Paul
09/03/2024 F 12:15 PM - 3:15 PM Adams Business Park B26

This course focuses on different topics in the field of photography each time it is offered. May be repeated three times for credit with change in topic. Additional course fee. Prerequisite: PHO 350. (3 units; Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PHO400-A
Lippire, Kristine
04/19/2024 F 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Adams Business Park C33
PHO400-A
Smith, Christine Lee
01/13/2025 T 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM Adams Business Park

Students will apply their knowledge of photographic processes and visual storytelling to the development of a cohesive and professional body of work as their authentic voice. Emphasis is on advanced level conceptual development, contextual research, image making, and critique. Resulting in an approved proposal allowing them to proceed with their senior project. Additional course fee. Prerequisite: PHO 330. (3 units; Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PHO415-A
Smith, Christine Lee
01/08/2024 T 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM Adams Business Park
PHO415-A
Smith, Christine Lee
01/13/2025 W 12:15 PM - 3:15 PM Adams Business Park B25

Students will be able to approach locations efficiently to determine what artificial lighting methods to introduce, to create technically refined photographs. While also introducing these techniques creatively to further demonstrate mastery of photography through the use of location lighting. Prerequisite: PHO 332. (3 units; Fall)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PHO432-B
Fouts, David Benjamin,, Sr.
09/03/2024 W 12:15 PM - 3:15 PM Adams Business Park B25
PHO432-A
Alva, Raymond L.
09/03/2024 M 12:15 PM - 3:15 PM Adams Business Park B25

This course will address project cohesiveness, work quality, concept and process through critique and feedback. Students will apply all skills and theory learned to further define a contextual response to their photographic narrative. Students will demonstrate a detailed understanding of the photographic process including research, concept, design and documentation in preparation for their final presentation. Additional course fee. Prerequisite: PHO 415. (3 units; Fall)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PHO433-A
Smith, Christine Lee
09/03/2024 T 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM Adams Business Park

Students will curate, control, and communicate their photographic library by gathering and assembling current assets in one collaborative location. Establishing digital workflow best practices for the entire asset life cycle, by integrating their image library with other applications and services. Additional course fee. Prerequisite: PHO 485. (3 units; Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PHO450-A
Alva, Raymond L.
01/08/2024 M 12:15 PM - 3:15 PM Adams Business Park
PHO450-A
Alva, Raymond L.
01/13/2025 M 12:15 PM - 3:15 PM Adams Business Park

Students will understand and develop the principles of running a successful photography business. With a hands on practical approach in relationship to; self promotion, marketing, accounting, copyright, permitting, contracts, artist representation, and the procurement of work. Additional course fee. Prerequisite: PHO 415. (3 units; Fall)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PHO485-A
Kern, Christopher Paul
09/03/2024 W 12:15 PM - 3:15 PM Adams Business Park

Students will apply the skills necessary for the professional presentation of a completed body of work including editing, sequencing, printing, marketing, portfolio design, and gallery presentation. Additional course fee. Prerequisite: PHO 433. (3 units; Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PHO499-A
Kern, Christopher Paul
01/08/2024 W 12:15 PM - 3:15 PM Adams Business Park
PHO499-A
Kern, Christopher Paul
01/13/2025 W 12:15 PM - 3:15 PM Adams Business Park