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School of Liberal Arts

Dean: Paul F. Griffin
Phone: (315) 684-6081

Journalism Studies A.A.

Course Description

Principls of Press Photography

An introduction to the use of photography in delivering the news. The course includes an introduction to basic camera functions, the rules of photographic composition, the use of digital manipulation software and storytelling through images. 3 credits (2 lecture hours, 2 laboratory hours) spring semester

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Marti C. Howell-Collins
(315) 684-6167
Hamilton Hall, Room 036

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Admissions Requirements

It is beneficial for students to have basic computer literacy, a solid command of English grammar and experience in desktop publishing, photography or newswriting.

Morrisville State College has a rolling admission policy; notification of acceptance begins November 1. SAT or ACT exams are recommended, and an on-campus interview is encouraged.