PHOT 306 SU01: Special Topics in Photography

This senior-level photography course will give students an opportunity to develop a body of work in conversation with others around a specific topic. Depending on the specific instructor and subject area, the class may participate in field trips, group critiques with the instructor, and discussions of readings.

Priority is given to PHOT students in Years 3 and 4. Students outside of the registration priority group may register/waitlist for this course as of the registration rule release date.

Course content: 

 

Topics: Documentary

A long sought after course by ECUAD students, Documentary Photography with renowned photographer Farah Nosh. This July 2019 course will have two classroom sessions per week and one field component every Wednesday. The course will explore the history and evolution of documentary photography, and its impact globally.  It will look at the work of documentary photographers through time and place, with discussions on how analog and digital make for different experiences by the photographer and the subject.  Every Wednesday Farah will take students out shooting throughout various locations in and around Vancouver for practical discussions around light, access, portraiture, ethics and integrity, and how to push through self-limitations as a photographer.

Prerequisites: 

Any 200 level PHOT, or one of FNDT 160, FNDT 146 or FNDT 147 AND 18 credits of 200 level studio courses

Additional comments: 
Term 2. IMPORTANT NOTE: This course has been changed. It will now run from July 2 to July 31. Class times are Wednesdays, 9:00am-12:0pm & 1:00pm-4:00pm and Fridays, 9:00am-12:20pm.
Instructor information: 
Meeting Information: 
Date / Time Days Room Building
Jul 2-Jul 31
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Jul 2-Jul 31
09:00:00-12:00:00
W B1110 MAIN
Jul 2-Jul 31
09:00:00-12:20:00
F B1110 MAIN
Jul 2-Jul 31
09:00:00-12:20:00
F B4160 MAIN
Jul 2-Jul 31
09:00:00-12:00:00
W B4160 MAIN
Jul 2-Jul 31
13:00:00-16:00:00
W B1110 MAIN
Jul 2-Jul 31
13:00:00-16:00:00
W B4160 MAIN