Digital Photography

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Digital Photography
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Published June 1, 2016
This program can be completed on ground, blended (plus) or online.

Student Learning Outcomes

Program Courses

PHOT101 Principles of Photography
PHOT111 Large Format Photography
PHOT112 Image Manipulation
PHOT113 Photographic Design
PHOT121 Lighting
PHOT122 Digital Image Illustration I
PHOT124 History of Photography
PHOT201 Photojournalism
PHOT203 Printing
PHOT204 Video for Photography
PHOT205 Digital Retouching
PHOT211 Advanced Lighting
PHOT212 Editorial Photography
PHOT214 Business of Photography
PHOT221 Studio Photography
PHOT222 Photo Criticism
PHOT224 Portraiture Photography
PHOT300 Advertising/Art Direction
PHOT301 Architectural Photography
PHOT302 Digital Publishing
PHOT311 Location Photography
PHOT313 Digital Image Illustration II
PHOT314 Portfolio I
PHOT321 Photo Essay I
PHOT322 Web Photographic Portfolio I
PHOT323 Creative Concepts
PHOT324 Business Operations and Management
PHOT400 Corporate/Industrial Photography
PHOT402 Photo Essay II
PHOT403 Portfolio II
PHOT412 Web Photographic Portfolio II
PHOT413 Portfolio III
PHOT420 Exhibition Printing
PHOT423 Portfolio IV
INT419 Internship
Program Elective
Program Elective
Program Elective
Program Elective

Foundational Courses

ART106 Design Fundamentals
ART108 Observational Drawing
ART114 Color Fundamentals
CD400 Career Development
RS321 Fundamentals of Marketing

General Education Courses

ARTS1303 Art History I
ARTS1304 Art History II
ENGL1301 English Composition
MATH1310 College Mathematics
PSYC2301 General Psychology
SOCI1306 Social Problems
SPCH1315 Public Speaking

Foreign Language Requirement (choose one):

FREN1401 Introduction to French
SPAN1401 Introduction to Spanish

Program Electives

Humanities English Elective (choose one):

ENGL1302 Introduction to Literature
ENGL2307 Creative Writing
ENGL2311 Business Writing for Professionals
ENGL3511 Literature and Film Analysis

Humanities History Elective (choose one):

HIST1301 U.S. History I
HIST1302 U.S. History II
HIST2321 World Civilizations I
HIST2322 World Civilizations II

Mathematics and Science Elective (choose one):

BIOL1308 Biology
ENVR1401 Environmental Science
MATH4332 Mathematics for Decision Making
PHYS1301 Physics

Social Science Elective (choose one):

PSYC2319 Social Psychology
PSYC3019 Human Sexuality


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Note: The Art Institute of Houston 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.