Contact Information: Program Office 615-353-3390, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, Program Site
This technical certificate prepares students for employment in the field of Photography. The program provides students with a basic knowledge of traditional camera and darkroom skills as well as preparing them to work in studio and digital settings.
Graduates in the program should be able to:
- Efficiently operate 35mm film and digital SLR cameras;
- Function competently in an entry level lab and/or studio position;
- Demonstrate working knowledge of digital imaging computer programs; and
- Approach photographic problem solving in a creative manner.
- Photographer’s Assistant
- Lab Technician
A grade of “C” or above must be earned in all COM and PHO courses to meet prerequisite and graduation requirements.
This certificate is designed so that a student can apply all of the required courses toward a Nashville State A.A.S. degree in Visual Communications, Photography Concentration. A student who plans to apply the certificate toward an A.A.S. degree should consult his/her advisor about articulation options.
Notice of Right to Retain Student Work:
The Visual Communications program reserves the right to retain certain selected examples of student work for teaching purposes, promotional purposes, and as a part of its permanent collection.