• Communication and Visual Arts

     
    Course dates, times, locations, and tuitions are subject to change and may not be reflected below. 
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    Continuing Education Programs

     

    Photography

    If you are interested in learning the nuts and bolts of exposure, aperture, shutter speed and ISO then this is the class for you! Aperture and depth of field are critical concepts that are discussed in depth. You will explore composition techniques and subject placement to give you a more professional look in your photos. The lecture on lighting covers natural and artificial light and how to get the most out of it. You will learn all about low light photography and how to get great images in low light conditions. There is also a field trip to one of the largest photo studios and one of the largest digital labs on Long Island. Care and use of the digital camera and all related equipment will also be covered. Home photo assignments will be given. 15 classes

    Additional requirements: a digital camera. The instructor will advise you of any other required materials.

    CDP1010
    23FA: 10/11 – 12/06 T/Th 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM  Register
    Location: BTC Tuition: $561
     

     

    Advanced Photography

    Explore the fascinating world of black and white and color photography. The class will delve deeper into the theory of composition to give photos a professional look. Some of the topics include ISO selection, light and shadow, portraiture, as well as child and landscape photography. This class will cover the use of flash and fill light photography and the use of filters for great professional effects. You will learn the proper use of the digital camera to take great photos. 9 classes

    Additional requirements: a digital camera. The instructor will advise you of any other required materials.

    CDP1015
    23SB: 03/14 – 04/20 T/Th 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM  Register
    Location: BTC Tuition: $408
     

     

    Photo and Image Design Using Photoshop

    Discover the ins and outs of Adobe Photoshop® while learning the basic elements and principles of graphic design. You will use state-of-the-art Apple iMac computers running the latest Adobe Photoshop Creative Suite® software. 20 classes

    CDP3001
    23FA: 09/20 – 12/13 T/Th 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM  Register
    Location: BTC Tuition: $807


     

    Digital Audio Recording

    Learn techniques on creating professional sounding mixes using a digital audio workstation in a fully-equipped studio which contains: iMac, interfaces, speakers and midi keyboards for each student. You will write, produce, engineer, mix and master your own projects. Projects include sound reinforcements for theater and musical performances, sound mixing for in-studio television productions and post-productions, and original soundtrack for film, television and the music industry. 25 classes

    CDP2050
    23FA: 10/11 – 01/17 T/Th 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM  Register
    23WB: 03/07 – 06/08 T/Th 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM  Register
    Location: MTC Tuition: $897


     

    Logo and Illustration Design Using Illustrator

    Step into the world of vectors, graphic and logo design using Adobe Illustrator®, the industry leader. You will learn the workspace, tool and techniques necessary to develop illustration artwork of your own. This course uses the most current version of Adobe Illustrator Creative Suite®. 20 classes

    CDP3002
    23WA: 01/10 – 03/28 T/Th 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM  Register
    Location: BTC Tuition: $807


     

    Graphic and Web Design Using Dreamweaver

    The web design industry is an ever evolving fast-paced environment. The Graphic and Web Design class will provide you with web design learning through HTML and CSS. You will also learn to use the tools and techniques Adobe Dreamweaver® has to offer, allowing you to create responsive web pages and websites that meet the modern HTML5 standards.
    20 classes

    CDP3003
    23SA: 04/18 – 06/22 T/Th 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM  Register
    Location: BTC Tuition: $807