To students who are concerned about taking online classes, a note from the Chair of the Art, Media & Design Department, Gene Burleson:
As Faculty in the Art, Media & Design Department, we know this stay-at-home period can be challenging at times. Many students need the traditional in-class instruction that our Faculty provide under normal circumstances. Since our current situation has required us to move all classes online for a period of time, please don't be afraid of taking an online class. Our Faculty has been teaching online classes for many years and can help you, direct you, assist you with assignment questions or issues you may have, it's just not face-to-face. We want to work with you to keep you moving forward to help you graduate on time with all the knowledge you need to be successful. Go ahead, sign up for Summer Semester classes and let us work with you, keep you on track, you'll be surprised at how successful you can be in an online class, it is fun!
The digital evolution has accelerated the growth of digital photography and enabled many individuals working in related fields to add this invaluable skill.
The Digital Photography Program seeks to satisfy the growing need for qualified digital photographers and the various industries that they serve. Building upon a strong foundation in a broad range of courses spanning digital design, marketing, communications and Web design courses, the multi-disciplinary digital integration reflects the needs of the professional digital photography industry. The curriculum includes digital capture, digital workflow, and digital image management. Students will develop a balance of technical and aesthetic skills that relate to digital photography, equipment and related software that is complemented by coursework in digital design, Web site design, interactive video/audio, and marketing/branding on the Web.
Program graduates will be prepared for careers in a variety of digital photography, digital services and imaging-related fields, be able to pursue self-employment options or be prepared to continue their education at a four year institution.
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