Professional Photography Technician (Diploma)
Sioux City Campus
The Professional Photography diploma introduces students to the photography profession and provides the basic skills needed to photograph and operate cameras and other photography equipment and software. Composition, lighting, color and design usage and application are explored both on location and in a studio setting. Course content and skills are applicable to a career in commercial photography and for individuals wishing to pursue a baccalaureate degree.

Graduates are prepared to seek entry-level employment in positions such as:
" Commercial Photographer
" Digital Photographer
" Photo Lab Technician

Search For Available Classes - First Semester
SDV 108   The College Experience   1
ART 184   Photography   3
ART 186   Digital Photography   3
PHT 104   Introduction to Lighting   3
PHT 107   Digital Darkroom   2
PHT 208   Basic Photojournalism   3
SPC 122   Interpersonal Communication   3
Search For Available Classes - Second Semester
ART 292   Studio Photography   3
BUS 130   Intro to Entrepreneurship   3
ART 185   Photography II   3
PHT 202   Basic Portraiture   3
PHT 204   Basic Commercial Photography   3
PHT 947   Practicum Studio   1

   Program Total   33



Advisors
Michael Northrup, BA, Ext. 1404 Room A146 michael.northrup@witcc.edu
Michael Rohlena, MFA, Division Chair Ext. 3217 Room A146 michael.rohlena@witcc.edu