Los Cerritos Elementary School students
Career Technical Education (CTE) » Arts, Media, and Entertainment » Photography I

Photography I

  • Grades 9, 10, 11 & 12
  • Year Course
  • Meets district fine arts graduation requirements
  • Fulfills “f” of UC/CSU A-G admission requirements
Designed for students wishing to gain the basic knowledge and techniques of photography. Content includes information on camera selection, (composition, design principles, historical background) film developing, and print enlarging. Both studio and field work are explored. Operation of a SLR 35mm camera, film exposure and development, darkroom procedures, proper and safe use of photographic chemistry, how to enlarge, print and develop photographs, dodging and burning techniques, expanded composition and design principles, finishing and presentation of work. This course meets the district’s Fine Art requirement.