VIC 160 History of Photography

3 credits

Last Update Effective: 8/21/16

The historical development of photography as an art form from 1820 to the present, including critical analysis of types of photographs and aesthetic movements in photography. Examines photographs for their aesthetic and humanistic values, emphasizing photographs as expressions of the ideas and beliefs of photographers within their cultural and social contexts.

Lecture: 3 hours— IAI: F2 904