Advertising and Illustrative Photography Certificate


The Advertising and Illustrative Photography Certificate is designed to prepare students for starting their own photography business or for employment within the advertising industry. To earn this certificate, students must complete the required courses as listed with a grade of C or better. At least 50% of all course work must be completed at Cypress College.

Required Courses are listed in suggested sequence (21 units):
PHOT 103 CIntermediate Photography3
PHOT 201 CIntro to Professional Photo3
PHOT 203 CStudio Lighting Techniques3
PHOT 206 CStudio Practices3
PHOT 209 CCareers in Photography3
PHOT 215 CDigital Photography3
PHOT 277 CFood Photography3
Total Units21