CERTIFICATE IN PHOTOGRAPHY2019 - 2020
PHOTOGRAPHY CERTIFICATE
Award: Certificate in Photography
No. of credits required: 
18
For more information: Contact Asst. Prof. Jeff Rollinger, 443-412-2350, jrollinger@harford.edu; Assoc. Prof. Kenneth Jones, 443-412-2326, kjones@harford.edu; or Admissions, 443-412-2109.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION
The Photography Certificate is designed to prepare students for employment in the field of photography. This program focuses on the development of skills and competencies in the use of various camera, lighting, and image-processing equipment, and on the development and application of aesthetics and personal style in the creation of photographic images. Certificate holders can expect competition in the job market from Associate of Arts and Bachelor of Arts graduates.

PROGRAM GOALS
Upon completion of the Certificate in Photography students will be able to:
  1. Communicate original content using discipline-specific concepts.
  2. Create art and design using multiple specialized techniques and processes.
  3. Evaluate art and design with an evolved and informed aesthetic judgment.

REQUIRED COURSES
 NumberTitle Credits
 ART 101Fundamentals of 2D Design 3   
 PHOT 101Black & White Photography I 3   
 PHOT 102Black & White Photography II 3   
 PHOT 131Digital Photography I 3   
 PHOT 202Alternative Photographic Processes 3   
 PHOT 206Studio Lighting 3   
 Total Credits18  

 

CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS
Students earning a certificate from HCC must complete or demonstrate exemption from the following courses: ENG 003 and ENG 012, or ENG 018, and MATH 020. See graduation requirement details in this catalog for further information.