Mar 05, 2024  
2021-2022 Archived Catalog 
2021-2022 Archived Catalog

PHOT-205 Photography Internship

Credits 1 / 1 Contact Hours
Maximum Credits 3

Pre-requisite: Placement into ACRD 080 PHOT-186 . This course is a variable credit/contact hour course. Depending on the assignment to be completed, the student can earn 1-3 credits and 1-3 contact hours.
This internship allows students who have completed or have nearly completed the requirements for an AAS degree in Photography to gain real work experience with employers in the community practice their skills and have the opportunity to learn from experienced photographers. Students will gain insight into working conditions business practices and the practical application of skills learned in class. Students will choose an internship according to their area of interest and are expected to work a minimum of 50 hours per credit in the semester for which the course is offered.

Course Outcomes
1. Refine your career objectives 2. Investigate local photography professionals and their commercial focus 3. Secure a working internship with a local professional 4. Perform your assigned duties in a professional manner 5. Maintain a professional appearance and demeanor 6. Demonstrate your technical competence 7. Gain real world experience and insight 8. Assemble examples of your internship work to create a portfolio 9. Maintain records of your internship 10. Waite a narrative of your internship experience 11. Present a summary of your internship experience to your colleagues in school