Photography Project 1

Photography, Publication in the Diário da República - Despacho n.º 8645/2020 - 08/09/2020

10 ECTS; 3º Ano, 1º Semestre, 30,0 PL + 30,0 TP + 30,0 S + 15,0 OT

Lecturer
- Duarte Pinto Coelho Amaral Netto

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
The students will develop individual projects which reveal their creative skills and apply taught concepts and principles.
The Project should be based on a personal motivation and on a deep reflection on the its underlying theme and context.

Program
A discussion about the career of different authors in photography. In individual and group sessions, they will analyse with the instructor's support the various stages of development of each Project work (work in progress).
Students will be guided on an individual basis according to the specific needs of each project.

Evaluation Methodology
With a pre-established periodicity, the projects will be analysed according to the concept of "work in progress". The Draft Exhibition and its report must be presented orally.
Project - 80%
Continuous assessment - 20%
Exam - Project (100%)

Bibliography
- Mirzoeff, N. (1999). An Introduction to Visual Culture. .: Routledge
- Chevalier, J. e Gheerbrant, A. (1994). Dicionário de Símbolos. Portugal: Teorema
- Fried, M. (2008). Why Photography Matters as Art as Never Before. USA: Yale University Press

Method of interaction
Practical classes: the discovery method, case study analysis, individual and group assignments, fieldwork, studio work, analogue and digital laboratory.

Software used in class
Photoshop