Tuesday, January 22, 2008

Course Information Photo 210

Photo 210
Spring 08

Course Name: Photography Business

Course Number: Photo 210

Instructor’s Name: Bob Calkins

Office Telephone: 558 2429

Office Location & Hours: None

Prerequisites: None

Course objectives: 1: Analyze the photographic market and determine the type of clientele that they want to market to.
2: Develop a marketing plan targeted at their chosen clientele.
3: Demonstrate knowledge of effective sale procedures.
4: Set up an effective business plan that will project possible business expenses.
5: Weigh the benefits and challenges of being self-employed.
6: Become familiar with the day-to-day operations of the photographic business.
7: Become familiar with technology in the photographic business (digital vs. film).

How to make an appointment with instructor: In person, email.

Name of Dean of Technology Division:

Evaluation procedures: Attendance, Quizzes, Finished Business Plan.

Instructor attendance policy: Weekly attendance is taken.

Grade standards for A_Complete Business Plan Professionally finished
B 80% completed
C 70% completed
D 60% completed
F 50% or less completed

Textbook: How To Start A Home Base Photography Business: Ken Oberrecht

Unacceptable behavior _Attached Policy Sheet