Course Code FINE 130
Course Title Introduction to Digital Imaging
Online Offers
  • Winter 2022 (tentative) (Instructor: TBA)
  • Fall 2021 (tentative) (Instructor: Natalie Hunter)
Course Location Online
Credit Weight 0.5
Course Description

This online course is an introduction to current imaging software that students use to explore contemporary topics through digital imaging. This course is taught from a Fine Arts perspective. [Note: Studio course. Not open to students who have completed FINE/GBDA 228 or FINE/GBDA 229.]

Typical terms may not reflect online offerings.

Course Work and Exam Spring 2021 course outline (note 2)
  • Software: Additional System and Hardware Requirements:
    • Scanner
    • Digital camera with a minimum of 8 megapixels. Cell phone cameras are not ideal but some models are acceptable. Please ask your instructor for details
    • Students must have a computer that meets Photoshop CC Tech specs
System Requirements
  • A computer with Internet access is required for all online and multimodal courses. Please see the System Requirements.
Taught in English
How to Register:
Waterloo Students
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How to Register:
Non-Waterloo Students
How to Apply - Prospective Students
Fees Tuition Fees, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Awards

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