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Curriculum

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio
Photography Concentration

Students should monitor their progress with evaluations available from the Office of Academic Assistance in the GCB, or on-line through GoSolar - Academic Evaluation to monitor their total degree program.

Area F / Courses Appropriate to the Major 

 

Art Foundations

6 classes / 18 hours total / 3.0 hours each

Area F: Courses Appropriate to the Major field (18)

1.     Studio Requirements (12)

·         ART 1010. Drawing I (3)

·         ART 1020. Two Dimensional Design (3)

·         ART 1030. Three Dimensional Design (3)

·         ART 1050 Introductory Studio (3)

2. a. Art History Requirement (Select one course in addition to any taken in Area C.) (3)

·         AH 1700 Survey of Art I. History of Western Art I: Prehistoric through Medieval Art (3)

·         AH 1750 Survey of Art II. History of Western Art II: The Renaissance through Contemporary Art (3)

·         AH 1850 Survey of Art III. Art of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas (3)

    b. Art History Requirement (3)

·         AH 2000 Survey of Art Since 1900 (3)

Area G / Studio / PHOTOGRAPHY/ 60 hours total / 3.0 to 4.0 hours each

 

Required Courses (23):

 

Select ONE Art History course at the 4000-level (Consult Faculty Advisor).

            ___ AH 4000-level (3)

___ ART 3910 Critical Issues in Contemporary Art - CTW (3) fulfills CTW entry level requirement

___ ART 3400 Space, Scale, Time: Digital Possibilities (3) This course may only be taken by students who are already accepted into their BFA Studio Concentration.

 

Select at least 4 courses at the 3000/4000-level as studio electives (Consult Faculty Advisor). (Some recommended courses for studio electives include: Phot 3900 Selected Topics, Phot 3600 Digital Video for Artists, Phot 4930 Internship in Photography, Phot 4980 Special Problems, DPP 3550 Book Arts)

            ___  Studio Elective 1   3000/4000 level

            ___  Studio Elective 2   3000/4000 level

            ___  Studio Elective 3   3000/4000 level

            ___  Studio Elective 4   3000/4000 level

 

Photography Requirements (37):

            ___ PHOT 3000 Photography I  (3)

            ___ PHOT 3010 Photography II  (4)

            ___ PHOT 3100 Alternative Processes  (4)                                                             

            ___ PHOT 3200 Color Photography   (4)                                                     

            ___ PHOT 3300 Studio Photography   (4)                                                               

            ___ PHOT 3500 Digital Photography (4) 

            ___ PHOT 3910 History of Photography   (3)                                                          

            ___ PHOT 4500 Directed Study (3)

            ___ PHOT 4500 Directed Study (3)

            ___ PHOT 4940 Portfolio I / Consult with Faculty Advisor   (3)                               

            ___ PHOT 4950 Portfolio II - CTW / Consult with Faculty Advisor   (3)