Digital Photography

Curriculum VIC.DPH.AAS (C249C)

Digital Photography offers students an opportunity to acquire specific skills in the creation of photographic images for fine art and commercial use. The associate's degree program provides background in art and design theories, photographic composition, studio portrait and product photography, photographic production and marketing of images for Web and media. Computer skills are developed through photographic projects using Adobe Creative Suite and other industry standard software. Qualified individuals may find employment as freelance photographers and in photographic studios.

Last Update Effective: 8/21/16

Associate in Applied Science Degree

Semester One

Credit Hours

#

RHT 101

Freshman Rhetoric & Composition I

3

 

VIC 104

Computer Art I

3

 

VIC 160

History of Photography

3

 

VIC 161

Introduction to Photoshop

3

 

VIC 162

Digital Photography

3

 

 

 

15

Semester Two

 

MCM 150

Film History and Appreciation

3

#

SPE 101

Principles of Effective Speaking

3

 

VIC 163

Digital Studio Photography

3

#

VIC 204

Digital Mixed Media I

3

#

VIC 265

Photo Production and Lightroom

3

 

 

 

15

Semester Three

#

VIC 261

Advanced Photoshop

3

#

VIC 263

Advanced Digital Studio Photography

3

#

VIC 264

Advanced Digital Photography

3

 

VIC 285

Digital Video

3

 

 

General education/Social or Behavioral Sciences

6

 

 

 

18

Semester Four

#

VIC 165

Photography Exploration

3

#

VIC 283

Portfolio for Photography

3

 

 

General education/Mathematics and/or Science

3

 

 

Program electives

6

 

 

 

15

 

 

Total credits required for graduation

63

See VIC course descriptions.

Program electives (6): ART 117◊, ART 119◊, ART 125◊, MCM 160◊, VIC 100◊, VIC 172◊, VIC 190, VIC 205, VIC 275, VIC 286◊, VIC 288◊, VIC 296

Coordinator: Lorette Dodt, Ext. 3519