504-FPH-03 Photography

Option 65

Print-based and online course with online assignments (in English)

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Cours imprimé, devoirs par la poste (en français)

Cours imprimé, devoirs par la poste (en français)


As part of the «Art and Aesthetics» category of general education, this course focuses on the use of photography and photographic techniques as a tool for artistic expression. You will explore the different techniques and methods necessary to create phtographic artwork. Through the study of the work of known photographers you will learn how they use the different elements of the medium to create pictures that are effective works of art. More specifically,this course focuses on different technical and aesthetic aspects of the photographic medium. Through examples, video demonstrations and exercise you will learn to master the basic skils necessary to produce visual works of art using photography.

Computer resources required

To take this course, it is your responsibility to ensure you have the computer resources required to study at Cégep à distance, as well as the other materials listed below.

  • Microsoft Office Suite (Word)
  • Printer, or CD or DVD burner
  • digital camera (minimum 3 megapixels, cellphones not permitted)

Further information

  • This course is part of the complementary general education component.