Apr 13, 2024  
Workforce and Continuing Education Catalog 2023-2024 
Workforce and Continuing Education Catalog 2023-2024

Photographic Arts Certificate


The Certificate in Photographic Arts Program consists of six courses. Upon completion of all courses, you will earn a Macomb Workforce & Continuing Education Certificate of Completion. Bring your camera to class, and note that field trips will replace class hours on occasion.

It is recommended that you take the courses in the following order:



Certificate Courses


PHOT 8003B  

Digital Fundamentals


PHOT 8006C  

Principles of Photography


PHOT 8011C  

Travel Photography


PHOT 8030  

Digital Black & White


PHOT 8005B  



PHOT 8013B  

Photoshop for Photographers






These refreshers are for Certificate holders


PHOT 8035  

Portraiture Workshop


PHOT 8035  

Photoshop for Photographers Workshop


PHOT 8033  

Travel Photography Workshop


PHOT 8034  

Digital Black & Work Workshop






Optional Courses offered occasionally


PHOT 8031A  

Planning a Successful Photography Business


PHOT 8024A  

Photoshop Elements I


PHOT 8029A  

Photoshop Elements II


PHOT 8032A  

Creative Lighting for Photographers


Workshop Classes for Certificate Completers

So you’ve completed the Photographic Arts certificate but want to learn more on this subject? Troubleshoot and refresh your skills in Travel, Photography, Photoshop, and Portraiture Workshops as you bring your experience and current skill levels in these 5-week classes. This is a great opportunity to build up and enhance your portfolio.

**Equipment you need to bring to class: Digital Camera

Students should try to register at least 5 days before the class start date. Early registration is encouraged.

Classes run sequentially each semester and cross over semesters for certificate completion. Not all classes are offered every semester.

Please make a note-these classes are sometimes offered on campus or on-line.

For information, contact the staff at 586-498-4100 or workforcedev@macomb.edu.