Photography Program Outcomes

Upon completion of the Photography program at RCTC, students will achieve the following outcomes:

  • Identify and evaluate the aesthetic quality, cultural significance and historical context of photographs.
  • Create photographic images using digital SLR cameras and a variety of other formats which may include but are not limited to film camera and digital camera formats using manual controls.
  • Articulate an informed personal reaction to artwork through critique.
  • Create images that demonstrate intentional compositional techniques based on the elements of art and principles of design.
  • Safely use photographic equipment and materials which may include but are not limited to cameras, darkroom chemistry and darkroom processes, digital image processing and output, and studio lighting equipment.
  • Demonstrate basic proficiency with digital imaging software.
  • Create an extended body of photographic work related to a single theme or idea of personal significance.