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Fall 2024
Jun 17, 2024
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AD 30701 - History Of Contemporary Photography
Credit Hours: 3.00. This course examines evolution of major themes in contemporary photography (Digital era to Present) from a variety of aesthetic, social, and cultural perspectives, fostering an awareness of pertinent theoretical issues.
3.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Lecture

Offered By: College of Liberal Arts
Department: Patti & Rusty Rueff Schl DAP

Course Attributes:
Upper Division

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette

Learning Outcomes: 1. Learning the history of contemporary art photography from the digital revolution to present. 2. Learning photography's multiple roles including technique and utilitarian function, sociopolitical context, and aesthetics, especially photography in the digital age. 3. Ability to recognize the characteristics of significant photographic works from 1980-present. 4. Understanding of how photographic pictures may reflect ideas and values of a given culture period.

Must be enrolled in one of the following Programs:     
      Design Studies-BA
      Visual Arts-BFA
      Art Studies-BA

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