Photography Program Outcomes

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


  • Create photographic images using digital SLR cameras and a variety of other film and digital camera formats using manual controls.
  • Demonstrate fundamental technical skills using photographic principals including camera functions, image processing, printing images, darkroom processing and printing, darkroom safety, studio and natural lighting, and proper exposure using a light meter.
  • Identify important contemporary and historical photographic works.
  • Evaluate the aesthetic quality, cultural significance, personal reaction to and historical context of photographs.
  • Create images informed or influenced by contemporary or historical photographic concerns.
  • Create an extended body of photographic work related to a single theme or idea of personal significance.