PSAM

4820

Documentary Practices

Parsons School of Design: Art, Media & Technology

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

Documentary Practices

Spring 2021

Taught By: Graham Macindoe

Section: A

CRN: 8834

Credits: 3

This course is devoted to the exploration of photographic documentary strategies beyond established and traditional approaches. The early part of the course consists of lectures, discussions and research into a broad range of methodologies and their practical applications. Students then work in small groups or as individuals to develop projects investigating a specific subject or topic. Students are encouraged to explore new means of distribution and dissemination of documentary work through guerrilla tactics, social media, printed material, and public interventions. Students are expected to participate in the collaborative nature of the class.

Open to: All university undergraduate degree students. Some seats have been reserved for Bachelor of Photography majors. Pre-requisites: PUPH 2110 Core Studio 2: Photo Practices or PSAM 1050 Intro to Photo AND PSAM 1060 Light & Image.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Art, Media & Technology (PSAM)

Campus: Online (DL)

Sync Type: N/A

Course Format: Studio (S)

Max Enrollment: 18

Add/Drop Deadline: February 7, 2021 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 14, 2021 (Wednesday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Open*

* Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 8:11pm 11/23/2020 EST

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday

Times: 4:00pm - 6:40pm

Building: Online Course

Date Range: 1/25/2021 - 5/10/2021