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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

ART 388 History of Photography

Spring Semester

This course is a survey of the evolution of photography from ancient understandings of the principles of imaging to modern electronic imaging systems. The impact of photography as fine art, propaganda, and social and historical documentation are explored. The student also becomes familiar with contemporary photographers, their subjects and working methods. Legal issues regarding censorship, privacy, and copyright will be presented and discussed as well.

3 credit hours
Satisfies Constellations - Creativity & The Arts and Science and Technology for “Generation Next”