Program Content: The purpose of this program is to prepare students for careers in the photography industry. This program offers a sequence of courses that provides coherent and rigorous content aligned with challenging academic standards and relevant technical knowledge and skills needed to prepare for further education and careers in the Arts, A/V Technology and Communication career cluster; provides technical skill proficiency, and includes competency-based applied learning that contributes to the academic knowledge, higher-order reasoning and problem-solving skills, work attitudes, general employability skills, technical skills, and occupation-specific skills, and knowledge of all aspects of the Arts, A/V Technology and Communication career cluster. The content includes, but is not limited to, communication skills, leadership skills, human relations and employability skills, safe and efficient work practices, and the use of digital cameras techniques, commercial and industrial applications with emphasis on composition and color dynamics, printing, workflow, software and use, care, and maintenance of photographic equipment. Build’s photographic portfolio using Adobe Creative Suite. Includes Adobe Photoshop, Image Editing and Retouching, camera knowledge and studio lighting. Will graduate with an interview – ready full portfolio case and International Adobe Certification.
Length of Program: 1050 hours – approximately 10 months full-time to complete
Industry Certification: Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) – Photoshop (Creative Cloud)
Download State of Florida Frameworks Sheet: Digital Photography Technology
Required Books and Materials: Digital Photography Technology
Estimated Total: $5,200*
Location: MTC Main Campus, 6305 State Road 70 East, Bradenton, FL 34203 | 941.751.7900
For More Information: Contact Xela Brutus: 941.751.7900 x 1034, Email
*An additional fee for a uniform, books, supplies and various materials is required. Fees for certifications and/or licensure may or may not be required.