Sarah Capawana

Residential Faculty - Photography / History of Photography

Art

Art

Office: AC 30 - Room: Office #124A

480-461-7516

480-461-7524 (alt)

Notices

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Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM8:30 AM - 10:00 AM8:30 AM - 9:00 AM8:30 AM - 10:00 AM8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Other times by appointment.

Profile

Sarah Capawana teaches Photography and the History of Photography at Mesa Community College, Mesa, Arizona. She has an MFA in Photography from Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona and a BA from Moravian College, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. She was the Chairperson of the Art Department at MCC from 1995 - 2016.

Classes Taught

Fall 2019

ARH115 History of Photography 3 Credits
Survey of history of photography from beginning to present. Emphasizes medium's impact upon society and other visual arts. Technical developments, aesthetic concerns, and individual photographers studied. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
24218
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/19/2019 - 12/13/2019
Mo
7:10 PM - 9:50 PM

Open

Seats Available
ART131 Photography I 3 Credits
Basic photographic principles and techniques. Basic camera functions and controls. Experience in the image-making process by creating and editing photographs for various display environments. Introduction to the photographic aesthetic and photography's role in society. Prerequisites: None.
ART131 is required for the Certificate of Completion in Digital Arts: Digital Photography and the AAS Digital Arts: Digital Photography Track. Information: 480-461-7526 or see the Art Department website at
www.mesacc.edu/departments/art.
General Education Designations: Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
24169
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
08/19/2019 - 12/13/2019
MoWe
9:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Open

Seats Available

Notes: ART131 is required for the Certificate of Completion in Digital Arts: Digital Photography and the AAS Digital Arts: Digital Photography Track. Information: 480-461-7526 or see the Art Department website at
www.mesacc.edu/departments/art.

26609
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
08/19/2019 - 12/13/2019
MoWe
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM

Closed

Notes: ART131 is required for the Certificate of Completion in Digital Arts: Digital Photography and the AAS Digital Arts: Digital Photography Track. Information: 480-461-7526 or see the Art Department website at
www.mesacc.edu/departments/art.

ART142 Introduction to Digital Photography 3 Credits
Fundamentals of digital photography. Includes camera operations, exposure techniques, introduction to digital output, and theory of digital photography. Prerequisites: None.
ART142 is required for the Certificate of Completion in Digital Arts: Digital Photography and Graphic Design. It is also required for all tracks of the AAS Digital Arts Degree. Information: 480-461-7526 or see the Art Department website at
www.mesacc.edu/departments/art. Fully-adjustable, high-resolution, digital camera is required. (digital SLR recommended). Art100, Introduction to Computer Graphic Art, is highly recommended as a precursor to this course. This class is taught using Macintosh computers. A DSLR camera is required.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
24171
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
08/20/2019 - 12/13/2019
TuTh
9:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Closed

Notes: ART142 is required for the Certificate of Completion in Digital Arts: Digital Photography and Graphic Design. It is also required for all tracks of the AAS Digital Arts Degree. Information: 480-461-7526 or see the Art Department website at
www.mesacc.edu/departments/art. Fully-adjustable, high-resolution, digital camera is required. (digital SLR recommended). Art100, Introduction to Computer Graphic Art, is highly recommended as a precursor to this course. This class is taught using Macintosh computers. A DSLR camera is required.

Degrees & Awards

MFA in Photography - Arizona State University

BA - Moravian College

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