Digital Photography  Schedule*

JRN290   Fall 2016 – Dr. Hart    (Last Updated: 8/21/16)

Week #

Topic

Readings**

1    

8/21-

Wk1: Intro to Course

Read syllabus. Read and watch The Secrets.  Get textbook and make sure your NSU email and Blackboard account are working, etc.

2

8/28-

Wk2: How to critique photographs (1)

Week 2 Reading**

3

9/4-

Wk3: How to critique photographs (2)

No Class Monday (holiday)

Week 3 Reading**

4

9/11-

Wk4: How to compose a photograph (1)

Week 4 Reading**

5

9/18-

Wk5: How to compose a photograph (2)

EXAM 1 on Friday

Week 5 Reading**

6

9/25-

Wk6: How a digital camera works (1)

Week 6 Reading**

7

10/2-

Wk7:: How a digital camera works (2)

Week 7 Reading**

8

10/9-

Wk8: How to adjust exposure, etc. (1)
No Class Monday (Fall Break)

Week 8 Reading**

9

10/16-

Wk9: How to adjust exposure, etc. (2)

Week 9 Reading**

10

10/23-

Wk10: How to adjust exposure, etc. (3)
EXAM 2 on Friday

11

10/30-

Wk11: Diversity in Photography

Week 11 Reading**

12

11/6-

Wk12: The Camera as Weapon

Week 12 Reading**

13

11/13-

Wk13: How to edit photographs (1)

Week 13-14 Reading**

14

11/20-

Wk14: How to edit photographs (2)
No Class Wednesday & Friday (holiday)

Re-Read Week 13-14 Reading

15

11/27-

Wk15: How to edit photographs (cont’d)

Read Week 15 Reading

IMPORTANT NOTES: Other important dates can be found on the Academic Calendar and the Final Exam schedule on the NSU website. These documents include dates for dropping the course and the final exam (EXAM 3).  

* The schedule is subject to change at the discretion of the instructor or depending on the progress of the class.  Especially after discussion on the first few days of class, the topics may be changed and/or rearranged to better reflect student interests and needs.

             

** See the Content page on Blackboard for more details on the readings.