Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies

History of Photography

REVISED COURSE DESCRIPTION: The course traces the history of photography in a variety of mediums ranging from famous photographs to new practices that challenge traditional definitions of photography, such as selfies, Instagram and other social media. Emphasis is on understanding photography as a creative and critical medium within the context of modern art movements and current world events. Students will visit exhibits and other sites as part of the course.
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