Documentary Practices

Parsons School of Design: Art, Media & Technology

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

Documentary Practices

Fall 2019

Taught By: Tommy Kha

Section: A

CRN: 3060

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, juniors and seniors only. Some seats have been reserved for Bachelor of Photography majors. Pre-requisites: PUPH 2110 Core Studio 2: Photo Practices, Photo Practices or equivalent.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Art, Media & Technology (PSAM)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Max Enrollment: 18

Add/Drop Deadline: September 9, 2019 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 17, 2019 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

*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: 2:46pm 2/16/2020 EST

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday

Times: 4:00pm - 6:40pm

Building: 6 East 16th Street

Room: 1004

Date Range: 8/26/2019 - 12/16/2019