[ARTH 231] History of Photography


This course addresses the evolution of the photographic image from its introduction in 1839 to the present. Within a loose chronological organization, broader themes and social and historical contexts are emphasized. The course also introduces critical approaches to photographs as art. A substantial portion is devoted to contemporary photographic activity. Field trips supplement regular class meetings.

Course Title

History of Photography

Course Code

ARTH 231

Units

1

Fulfills Requirements

5T

Prerequisites

Prerequisite: one unit of 100-level art history or consent of instructor.

Frequency

Offered occasionally.

This site uses cookies to improve your experience. Read our Web Privacy Policy for more information.

Got it! ×