Undergraduate Majors

Photography Curriculum

Total credits required for a BFA in Photography: 120.0

If a Studio and Humanistic Studies major, a minor in the Liberal Arts, or the MAT preparatory curriculum is chosen, the total credits would be 126.0.

The below degree plan is for students entering in the 2019-20 academic year.


 

Course

Course #

Credits

First-Year-Experience Requirements
Art Matters AH 100 3.0
Frameworks: Themes in Humanistic Studies HMST 101 3.0
Forum I FF 111 3.0
Forum II FF 112 3.0
Drawing: Tradition and Innovation FF 161 3.0
Drawing: Contemporary Practices FF 162 3.0
Choose one course from the following Color/Design category
Color/Design/Process
FF 120A 3.0
Color/Design/Pattern FF 120B 3.0
Choose one course from the following Form/Space category
Prototype/Situate/Fabricate
FF 130A 3.0
Body/World/Machine FF 130B 3.0
Choose one course from the following Systems/Time category
Haptics and Optics
FF 140A 3.0
Cartographies FF 140B 3.0
First-Year-Experience Elective   3.0
Liberal Arts Requirements
Modernism and After AH 201 3.0
History of Photography AH 332 3.0
Art History Elective AH 6.0
Humanistic Studies/Literature Elective (any level)   3.0
Humanistic Studies/Literature Elective (300 or 400 level)   3.0
Intellectual History I -IH1 3.0
Intellectual History II -IH2 3.0
Science/Math Requirement NSCI 3.0
Theory Requirement -TH 3.0
Academic Electives (or Writing Workshop, if required)   6.0
photography Major Requirements
   
Black and White Film Photography I PH 232 3.0
Digital Photography I PH 262 3.0
Black and White Film Photography II PH 332 3.0
Digital Photography II PH 363 3.0
Studio Lighting PH 335 3.0
Contemporary Directions in Photography PH 345 3.0
Junior Seminar PH 390 3.0
Senior Thesis I PH 490 3.0
Senior Thesis II PH 491 3.0
Internship INT 402 3.0
Photography Electives PH 12.0
Studio Electives   12.0

Office of Enrollment Services

Location

The Bunting Center 1400 W. Mount Royal Ave. Baltimore, MD 21217