Photography Certificate

Developed with input from industry professionals, the Schoolcraft Certificate of Photography provides a comprehensive learning experience for budding photographers and those currently working in the industry.  To complete the Schoolcraft Certificate of Photography, students take six core classes and four electives, capping their experience with a FREE one-on-one portfolio analysis with one of our notable photographer-instructors.

Photography Class Offerings


Schoolcraft Center of Photography - Schedule at a Glance

Winter 2018 Spring/Summer 2018 Fall 2018
DSLR Photography Techniques I
CES 3697 (Required)
DSLR Photography Techniques I
CES 3697 (Required)
DSLR Photography
Techniques I
CES 3697 (Required)
DSLR Photography Techniques 2
CES 3710 (Required)
DSLR Photography Techniques 2
CES 3710 (Required)
DSLR Photography
Techniques 2
CES 3710 (Required)
Fundamentals of Lighting
CES 3717 (Required)
Fundamentals of Lighting
CES 3717 (Required)
Photo Composition I
CES 3712 (Required)
Photo Composition I
CES 3712 (Required)
Photo Composition I
CES 3712 (Required)
Adobe Photoshop for DSLR Photographers I
CES2 6337 (Required)
Adobe Photoshop for DSLR Photographers I
CES2 6337 (Required)
Develop Your Photography Business
CES2 1639 (Required)
Portfolio Review
CES 3736 (Required)
Portfolio Review
CES 3736 (Required)
Portfolio Review
CES 3736 (Required)
Adobe Lightroom
CES2 6282 (Elective)
Adobe Lightroom
CES2 6282 (Elective)
Adobe Lightroom
CES2 6282 (Elective)
Fine Art Photography
with a Master
CES 3722 (Elective)
Fine Art Photography with a Master
CES 3722 (Elective)
Fine Art Photography
with a Master
CES 3722 (Elective)
Photography of Metro Detroit
CES 3558 (Elective)
Photography of Metro
Detroit
CES 3558 (Elective)
Take Print Ready Photos with Your iPhone
CES 3695 (Elective)
Take Print Ready Photos with Your iPhone
CES 3695 (Elective)

NEW - Photo Composition 2 - Visual Design & Perception
CES 3735 (Elective)
Black & White Photography
CES 3722 (Elective)
Marketing Yourself as a Photographer
CES 3733 (Elective)


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