Photography B.F.A.

Photography

Degrees

Bachelor of Fine Arts

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Foundation studies: 35 hours

  • DRAW 100 Drawing I: Form and Space
  • DRAW 101 Drawing II: Composition and Media
  • DSGN 100 Design I: Elements and Organization
  • DSGN 101 Color: Theory and Application
  • DSGN 102 Design II: 3-D Form in Space
  • — Directed elective*
  • — Studio elective

General education: 55 hours

  • ARTH 100 Survey of Western Art I
  • ARTH 110 Survey of Western Art II
  • CMPA 100 Survey of Computer Art Applications †
  • CMPA 110 Advanced Survey of Computer Art Applications †
  • COMM 105 Speaking of Ideas
  • ENGL 123 Composition
  • — ARLH or ARTH elective
  • — ARLH or ARTH elective
  • — ENGL elective
  • — General education elective‡
  • — Mathematics/natural sciences elective‡
  • — Social/behavioral sciences elective‡

Major curriculum: 75 hours

  • PHOT 113 Photographic Foundations I
  • PHOT 114 Photographic Foundations II
  • PHOT 150 Color Technique
  • PHOT 214 Controlled Lighting I
  • PHOT 218 Black-and-white Technique
  • PHOT 219 Photography Project Seminar I
  • PHOT 220 Large-format Technique
  • PHOT 238 History of Photography I
  • PHOT 240 History of Photography II
  • PHOT 319 Photography Project Seminar II
  • PHOT 400 Business Practices for Photography
  • PHOT 475 Photography Senior Project
  • — PHOT elective, or CLC 580
  • — PHOT elective
  • — PHOT elective

Additional electives: 15 hours

  • — Free elective
  • — Free elective
  • — Studio elective

Total course of study: 180 hours

* Choose one of the following: CERA 125 Introduction to Ceramics, PNTG 101 Painting Basics for the Non-major, PRMK 200 Introduction to Printmaking or SCPT 110 Beginning Sculptural Practices I.
† Choose one of these two courses.
‡ Consult the general education and mathematics competency requirements.
Consult your faculty adviser in selecting elective courses.
Course numbers and titles are subject to change.

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