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Digital Photography Level II Certificate of Completion Planning Guide

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Program Description:

Shoreline Community College offers a short-term Certificate of Completion (CC) in VCT Digital Photography level II leading to an entry-level position in photographic image production, image manipulation and management. Students interested in advancement are encouraged to enroll in longer courses of study to complete additional certificates or associate degrees in Visual Communication Technology. Students pursuing a four-year baccalaureate degree should follow the Associate in Fine Arts (AFA) degree planning guide.

Program Advisor:

Christine Shafner
206-546-7628 cshafner@shoreline.edu Rm 2174
Alan Yates (On Sabbatical Fall, Winter)
206-533-6771 ayates@shoreline.edu Rm 2054
Claire Fant
206-533-6763 cfant@shoreline.edu Rm 2024

For Program Information:
Mary Bonar
206-546-4671 mbonar@shoreline.edu Rm 2057

Certificate of Completion (13 Credits)

Note: Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information in this publication. However, the information is subject to change without notice and final career decisions are the responsibility of the student.

Additional Information
Certificates of Completion are designed for students who are adding areas of knowledge to their VCT AAAS Specializations or have intermediate/advanced industry experience. Please note that courses listed in concentrations have prerequisites that expand the total credits required. However, prerequisites may be waived at the VCT advisor’s discretion based on student experience or portfolio presentation. Courses may be substituted or waived by the program faculty advisor.

Program Information:

Length of Program: 13 Credits
Completion Award: Certificate of Completion
Enrollment: Every Quarter
Approximate Quarterly Costs: $25-$85
(in addition to tuition, books and parking)
Website: https://www.shoreline.edu/visual-arts/


Program Prerequisites:

ART 144 , ART 145 , VCT 124 , VCT 125 , VCT 136 , or portfolio review.

Certificate Completion

Students should automatically receive their Certificate after successful completion of all required courses. If you have not received your Certificate, please contact Jenifer Aydelotte in the office of Student Learning and Success at jaydelotte@shoreline.edu or 206-546-4719.

VCT Digital Photography Level II -What is it?

This program is designed for students seeking an expanding application of photography in digital form. It is assumed that students already have fine artist experience/education in photography and wish to expand skills for digital application.

Program Outcomes:

Students who successfully complete this program-by achieving a GPA of 2.0 or better for the entire program-should be:
Prepared for positions and course studies in photographic image production, image manipulation and management.

Career Opportunities-What can I do with a Certificate in VCT Digital Photography Level II?

Graduates are hired in entry-level positions in image management, manipulation and output in advertising agencies, publication houses, and other facets of the digital and photographic industry.

Potential employers include: Advertising agencies, publication houses, on-demand duplicating departments, news agencies, photography studios and print shops. For more, please visit career information and resources at http://www.shoreline.edu/counseling-center/career-counseling.aspx.

Shoreline Community College

16101 Greenwood Ave N
Shoreline, WA 98133-5696

(206) 546-4101


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