Major: Fine Arts
Concentration: Photography
Degree: Bachelor of Fine Arts
Prerequisites (24 credits)
Requires grades of C or above.
Note: Students should continually take art history courses with other art courses to properly prepare for the major.
ARH2050 Art History Survey I (3 Credits)
ARH2051 Art History Survey II (3 Credits)
ART1201C Two-Dimensional Design (3 Credits)
Acceptable substitute: ART XXXX 2D
ART2203C Three-Dimensional Design (3 Credits)
Acceptable substitute: ART X202, ART XXXX Design II, 3D
ART1300C Drawing I (3 Credits)
ART2301C Drawing II (3 Credits)
Acceptable substitutes: ARTX330, X205, X310, X305
SELECT 2 INTRO MEDIA COURSES
  • ART (1000/2000)
Major Requirements (42 credits)
Prerequisites policy: Courses must be taken in requisite order. Check the catalog course descriptions for required prerequisites before registering. Prerequisites are required and are enforced by the faculty and registrar.
First day attendance rule: Any student who misses the first day without advanced notice to the department chairperson will be administratively withdrawn from that course.
All major requirements and major electives must be completed with grades of C or above.
PGY2401C Introduction to Photography (3 Credits)
ARH4710 History of Photography (3 Credits)
PGY3276C Professional Practices (3 Credits)
Prereq: PGY3820 Introduction to Digital Imaging (3 credits)
PGY3410C Intermediate Photography (3 Credits)
Prereq: PGY 2401C Introduction to Photography (3 credits)
PGY3820C Intro to Digital Imaging (3 Credits)
Prereq: PGY 2401C Introduction to Photography (3 credits)
PGY3850C Color Photography
Prereq: PGY2401C Introduction to Photography (3 credits), PGY3820C Introduction to Digital Imaging (3 credits)
PGY4944C Photo Practicum (3 Credits)
Prereqs: PGY3410C Intermediate Photography (3 credits), PGY 3820C Introduction to Digital Imaging (3 credits) (repeated four times under revolving content for 12 total credits)
PGY4205C Studio Fundamentals (3 Credits)
Prereqs: PGY2401C Introduction to Photography (3 credits) , PGY3410C Intermediate Photography (3 credits), PGY3850C Color Photography (3 credits)
PGY4443C Alternative Photo Processes (3 Credits)
Prereqs: PGY 3410C Intermediate Photography (3 credits), PGY 3820C Introduction to Digital Imaging (3 credits)
PGY4218C Advanced Studio Practice (3 Credits)
prereq: PGY4205C Studio Fundamentals (3 credits)
PGY4476C Photography Portfolio (3 Credits)
prereqs: PGY3276C Professional Practices (3 credits) or instructor permission for non-photo BFA majors
Major Electives (12 credits)
SELECT 2 (3000/4000 level)ARH COURSES
SELECT 2 FROM THE FOLLOWING:
  • ART 3707C Sculpture Process
  • ART 3786C Ceramics
  • ART 2400C Introduction to Printmaking I
  • ART 3443C Screen Print I
  • ART 2605C Basic Computer Images