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Fall Interterm Courses

Photography in Alaska

ARTS 3701 - 4 credits

Course Dates: August 22-29, 2017
Location: Anchorage, Alaska
Instructor: Roddy MacInnes
Registration Deadline: July 15th or when course is full (SPACE IS LIMITED)


This adventure filled experiential learning class will appeal to photographers at all levels of proficiency, from beginners to advanced. Working from a hotel base in Anchorage, Alaska, this week-long program of instruction is designed to: enhance your skill level while exploring the rich culture and wild landscapes of Alaska, through the lens of photography. From the Anchorage hotel base, the class will experience: sailing close to calving glaciers on a boat excursion from Whittier; take a day-hike on Matanuska Glacier, plus visit museums and galleries in and around Anchorage. Through field trip based camera instruction; classroom based critiques and discussion; visits to museums and galleries; (i.e. Anchorage Museum, Alaska Native Heritage Center and the Alaska Photographic Center) this class contains the ingredients necessary to enrich your world-view and gain proficiency as a photographer.

Approximate Travel Costs*

Airfare $500 - 800 (Students are responsible for making their own flight arrangements.)
Program Fee:  $1950.00(Program fees are applied to tuition bill. Fee covers lodging, two group meals, museum entrance fees and transit in Alaska. Program fees are non-refundable.)
Cancellation Fee: $1950.00(Billed to student account in the event the student drops the course.)

*These expenses are estimates subject to change.  Cost of tuition is additional.

For more information, contact Roddy MacInnes

DEADLINE TO REGISTER IS July 15 OR UNTIL COURSE IS FULL. Call 303-871-2360 to register.

Apply for financial aid online.