PHO-140

History of Photography: Early

Through a review of photographic technologies and traditions prior to World War I, photography's contribution to nineteenth century visual art is examined within the context of social, cultural, political, economic, and scientific impact. Specific topics will include: the portraiture industry; medical, criminal, and ethnographic photography; war documentation; travel and exploration photography; photography as a tool for social reform; and the medium's relationship to the fine arts. Illustrated presentations, lectures, research, field trips and discussion. This course fulfills the MCC requirement for a humanities course and a social science elective. (SUNY-H)

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PHO-140 Sections for Fall 2019

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PHO-140, Section 001 — CRN #16589
3 Credit Hours — Classroom

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Jason Flack

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Scheduled Meeting Times
TypeLocationDate(s)Day / Time
LectureBrighton Campus
Building 12, Room 211
Aug 26th, 2019 – Dec 21st, 2019Monday, Wednesday
4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Type Lecture
Location Brighton Campus
Building 12, Room 211
Date(s) Aug 26th, 2019 – Dec 21st, 2019
Day / Time Monday, Wednesday
4:00 pm - 5:15 pm