História da Fotografia 1

Fotografia
4 ECTS; 1º Ano, 1º Semestre, 30,0 T + 10,0 OT

Lecturer
- Miguel Duarte Antunes Da Silva Jorge

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
The students should be able to acquire cultural, political and historical references that will allow them to watch and interpret photos; watch, interpret and identify photographers; understand and reflect about the most important events in the history of photography.

Program
1. Is there such a thing as a prehistory of photography 2. The 19th century 3. The Portuguese photography within History 4. And now, which photography?

Evaluation Methodology
Two written tests (40% of the final mark)and research works (60%).
A minimum mark of 10/20 in both assessment components is required to pass.

Bibliography
- Helmut, G. (1982). The Origins of Photography. Nova Iorque: Abbeville Press.
- Rosemblum, N. (1998). A World History of Photography. Nova Iorque: Editions Abbeville
- Soudo, J. Fotografias Efémeras. Tomar: Instituto Politécnico de Tomar [tese de mestrado]
- Szarkowski, J. (1998). The Photographer's Eye. Nova Iorque: The Museum of Modern Art

Method of interaction
Lectures supported by case study analysis and multimedia presentations

Software used in class