Photography and Filmmaking
Brand New Classes

This course is an introduction to black and white photography as a creative medium. The emphasis is on aesthetic, technical, conceptual and historical concerns in photography. Instruction will include, media presentations, basic camera operations, and image processing skills. The assignments will direct students toward the development of personal expression and seeing photographically. / Facilities fee of $50 in addition to class tuition. / Open to students ages 16 and above.

What to Bring: Pen or pencil; notebook or sketchbook. One example of previously made creative work; does not have to be photography. 35mm film camera; cotton hand towel; Q-Tips; 35mm negative sleeves (6 total); scissors; 6 rolls of 35mm black and white film. A complete list of suggested materials will be discussed during the first class meeting.

Please Register Before: September 1

If the minimum enrollment is not met by the deadline above, the class will be canceled on this date. Registration will remain open after this date if the minimum enrollment has been met.

Class Savings

  • Register on or before August 18 and save $25.
  • Register for more than one class at a time and receive $25 off each additional class (same-day registrations only).
  • Additional savings. Are you eligible?


Contact MCAD Continuing Education at or call 612.874.3765.

Course Details

CSMA 9555 FA17
Date Start: 
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Date End: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
6:30–9:30 p.m
Main Building Room 301/Darkroom
Age Group: 
Age Requirement: 
Open to students ages 16 and above.
Days of Week: