May 23, 2022  
College Catalog 2020-2021 
College Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


Media & Communication Arts - Photographic Technologies, Certificate

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Degree & Certificate Requirements 
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Suggested sequence (may be modified to meet your needs):

Credit Hours Required: 60

Semester 1

Semester 3

Media & Communication Arts-Photographic Technologies - Additional Program Information

Program Options
Credential Title Credit Hours Required Notes
Associate of Applied Science  Media & Communication Arts-Photographic Technologies 75  
Certificate  Media & Communication Arts-Photographic Technologies 60  


Contact Information
Contact Title Name Phone E-mail Location
Professor Bill Soule 586.445.7435 South Campus
Professor Shaun Sarcona 586.445.7435 South Campus
Professor Yoselyn Marquez-Leon 586.445.7435 South Campus

Program Description:

The Media & Communication Arts-Photographic Technologies program provides skill training in black and white, color, and digital photography. Students learn camera operation and how to capture, process, and print images in a wide variety of formats.

Program Outcomes:

Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:

1. Demonstrate computer skills for the media and communication arts industry.

2. Apply the fundamentals of art and design.

3. Demonstrate critical and analytical thinking within a design-art context.

4. Demonstrate visual, presentation, and communication skills necessary for successful employment in the media and communication arts industry.

5. Demonstrate entry-level skills in a rapidly changing media and communication arts industry.

6. Apply mathematical concepts indicative of the media and communication arts industry.

7. Demonstrate a professional work ethic.

8. Document people, places, and events using digital photography.

9. Identify the basic operation features of a photographic studio.

Career Opportunities:

Transfer Pathways:

Students intending to transfer and complete a bachelor’s degree need to make early decisions concerning an academic major and a transfer destination. Statistics show that students who make these decisions early are more likely to persist to graduation than their undecided counterparts. Students planning to transfer credits earned at Macomb are strongly urged to see a counselor or academic advisor as early as possible in their college careers.

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