B.A. in Art with a Concentration in Photography

Core Requirements/Art (30 credits)
AR-113Basic Design and Composition3
AR-114Basic Design and Color3
AR-116Three-Dimensional Design3
AR-172Introduction to Digital Design3
AR-181Digital Photography I3
AR-191Drawing I3
AR-192Drawing II3
AR-241History of Western Art I3
AR-242History of Western Art II3
Select 3 credits in Art History at the 300+ level3
AR-REVArt and Design Student Portfolio Review0
AR-SHOSenior Show0
Photography Concentration Requirements (33 credits)
AR-183Black and White Photography I3
AR-283Black and White Photography II3
AR-253Digital Photography II3
AR-323Documentary Photography and Video3
AR-347History of Photography3
AR-390Animation/Motion Graphics I3
AR-389Art and Photography Internship3
AR-383Web Design/Interactive I3
AR-313Lighting Techniques3
AR-353Digital Photography III3
AR-402Photography Portfolio3
Free Electives (26-29 credits)
Select 26-29 credits of free electives 126-29
General Education Requirements (39 credits)
First Year Seminar
FY-101First Year Seminar3
Reading and Writing
EN-101College Composition I3
EN-102College Composition II3
Mathematics
Select 3 credits from Mathematics excluding MA-050 and MA-1013
Natural Sciences
Select 6 credits from the following subjects: BY, CE, GL, PH, or SC6
Literature
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: LIT3
Aesthetics and Creativity
Fulfilled in Major Requirements with any AR course0
Technological Literacy
Fulfilled in Major Requirements with AR-1720
Reasoned Oral Discourse
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: RD3
Historical Perspective
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: HS.SV3
Social Science
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: SS.SV3
Historical Perspective/Social Sciences
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: HS.SV or select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: SS.SV3
Interdisciplinary Perspectives
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: ISP3
Cultural Diversity and Global Understanding or Foreign Language
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: CD and 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: GU or select 6 credits from the SAME foreign language 23
Experiential Education
Select one course designated with Course Type: EX0
Writing Intensive
Select two courses from Art (AR) designated with Course Type: WT0
Total Credits128
1

Recommended: Any Art (AR) course at 200+, 300+, or 400+ levels and/or CO-272 Real People Reel Stories (3 cr.)

2

Course Type: CD Fulfilled in Concentration Requirements with AR-347 History of Photography (3 cr.). Course Type: GU May be fulfilled in Major Requirements with AR-349 Asian Art Survey (3 cr.) 

 Notes

  • 58 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.
  • The Department of Art and Design awards departmental honors to graduating seniors who successfully complete AR-410 Advanced Project I (1-3 cr.) and AR-411 Advanced Project 2 (1-3 cr.), and maintain a 3.50 major GPA, and a 3.00 overall GPA.