ARTH 350: History of Photography

ARTH 350-DL1: History of Photography
(Fall 2022)


Section Information for Fall 2022

This course engages with photography in a global context from its pre-history up to the present day. Course material approaches photography from an interdisciplinary perspective and examines its role in spheres such as art, science, journalism, and popular culture. Students will learn how various photographic technologies work, analyze famous photographs and their impacts on society, and develop skills in research, writing, and critical thinking. Prof. Colleen O'Reilly

ARTH 350 DL1 is a distance education section taught asynchronously.


Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Development of photography from origins in France in the 19th century to the present. Limited to three attempts.
Mason Core: Arts
Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.

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