Digital Photography

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Digital Photography
Associate of Applied Science
Published June 1, 2016
This program can be completed on ground, blended (plus) or online.

Student Learning Outcomes

See ge.artinstitutes.edu/programoffering/4603 for complete Gainful Employment information for this degree.

  • Professional Presentation - Produce a basic portfolio of original work demonstrating industry standards
  • Visual Communication - Use problem-solving processes to produce visually compelling imagery reflective of their personal styles and visions
  • Business Skills - Demonstrate the ability to conceptualize, plan and implement marketing strategies and a business model reflective of entry-level standards, while demonstrating personal motivation and ethical practices

Program Courses

Total Credit Hours: 90
Program-Specific Credits: 66

FND135 Image Manipulation
FND150 Digital Color Theory
PHOA101 Principles of Photography
PHOA102 Introduction to Photography Applications
PHOA103 Digital Image Management
PHOA105 Photojournalism
PHOA112 Photographic Design
PHOA113 Lighting
PHOA115 History of Photography I
PHOA122 View Camera Theory
PHOA123 Color Management and Printing
PHOA202 Studio Photography
PHOA203 Photographic Post-Production
PHOA208 Business of Photography
PHOA209 Portfolio I
PHOA213 Time-Based Media I
PHOA222 Web Design for Non-Majors
PHOA223 Advanced Lighting
PHOA232 Portraiture
PHOA233 Advanced Photographic Post-Production
PHOA305 History of Photography II
PHOA308 Marketing for Photographers

General Education Credits: 24

MAT100 College Mathematics
COM101 Oral Communications
PSY101 Psychology
HUM101 Introduction to Humanities
ENG104 Composition
GE2084 Writing II

Program Electives

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Note: The Art Institute of Charlotte (a campus of South University) reserves the right to alter the sequencing of classes. Some courses are offered on a rotating basis. Students should consult their Academic Advisors and/or Department Chair when creating their course schedules to ensure they are following the recommended sequence. Students must meet all co/prerequisites for courses.