Photography (Minor)

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The minor in photography is a concentrated program of study that lets students design their approaches to the photographic arts. It takes the processes of optical and mechanical reproduction as its starting points and emphasizes the role(s) of photography historically through culture. Six courses are required for a photography minor.

​Course Requirements

Course Title Quarter Hours
Select one of the following:4
DIGITAL FOUNDATIONS
TWO-DIMENSIONAL FOUNDATIONS
FOUR DIMENSIONAL FOUNDATIONS
Select one of the following:4
CREATING ART
ART & ARTISTS IN CONTEMPORARY CULTURE
THINKING PHOTOGRAPHY
HISTORY OF PHOTOGRAPHY
Select any four Photography courses from the following:16
BEGINNING DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY
BEGINNING PHOTOGRAPHY
VIDEO ART
EXPERIMENTAL FILM AND VIDEO
COMMUNITY VIDEO PRODUCTION
SERVICE LEARNING IN THE ARTS INTERNSHIP
THE PHOTOGRAPHIC BOOK
INTERMEDIATE DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY
INTERMEDIATE PHOTOGRAPHY
ADVANCED PHOTOGRAPHY PROJECTS
SPECIAL TOPICS IN EXPERIMENTAL VIDEO ART
DOCUMENTARY PHOTOGRAPHY
ADVANCED DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY
TOPICS IN PHOTOGRAPHIC PRACTICE
PHOTOJOURNALISM
SPECIAL TOPICS IN STUDIO PRACTICE
SENIOR PROJECT STUDIO

Students majoring in Art, Media, and Design (BA) or (BFA) or Art (BA) are restricted from earning this minor.