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D.O.T. 976.385-010, 976.

DOT 976.380-010 and 143. 062-018

 432 Clock Hours

(Equipment Required for Enrollment in the Program)

Manual: “An Instant Start-Up Manual for New Digital Camera Owners”

Textbook: “Adobe Photoshop Classroom in a Book” by Adobe Creative Team


Occupational Objective


Module 1.Digital Photography


Successful graduates will obtain the skills, knowledge and experience to secure entry level employment as  Photographers and/or Digital Imaging Technicians. The graduates will be able to take pictures in or out the studio by using different lighting techniques using different backgrounds. Applying special effects with 35 MM digital cameras using shutter speeds and apertures. The student must get a grade of 71-80 (C) or better to pass the module.

 Textbooks Required:


  1. Quick Snap Guide to Digital Photography: An Instant Start-Up Manual for New Digital 
  2. Camera Owners’ Manual  ISBN=978-1-59863-335-1


 Module 2. Photoshop CS6


This course in Digital Photography is designed to develop your skills in pixel based photographic design and printing. In this introductory course in digital photography, we will learn to create, edit, post and share our images electronically. Also you will learn how to update, edit your photos in Photoshop,photo duplication and enlargements, manual retouching, restoration, manipulation of images, and print media with the use Adobe Photoshop CS6.An assessment/test is given to the student after the completion of each module. The Student must get a grade of 71-80 (C) or better to pass the module.The overall occupational objective of the course is to prepare the student to work in every facet of the photography field ranging from photo studios, photo-retouching labs, print shops, computer output service bureaus, and publications.


 COURSE OUTLINE                                                                         CLASS HOURS          


Camera Operations                                                                                               40.5

Photography, the Basic  Controls                                                                                                      22.5                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

Lighting Techniques                                                                                              63.0

Lighting  Techniques and Shooting Techniques                                                    63.0   

Training Hours                                                                                           189

Adobe Photoshop CS6 

Introduction to operating System (windows 10)                                                    12.0

Understanding Photoshop                                                                                     22.5

Basic Photos Corrections                                                                                      22.5

Working with Selections                                                                                        22.5

Layer Basics                                                                                                          22.5

Correcting and Enhancing Digital Photographs                                                     22.5

Masks and channels                                                                                              22.5

Advanced Layering                                                                                                22.5

Advance compositing                                                                                             22.5

Printing with Mixed Brushes                                                                                   22.5

Producing and Printing Consistent Color                                                               16.5

Strategiesfor Employment and Making Money With Your Art                                12.0

Training Hours                                                                                           243                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  _________

Total Clock Hours                                                                                             432 Hours

                             Schedule: Monday – Thursday (Friday Optional)   8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.