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Photographic Technology/College for Creative Studies Photography BFA (TR06P1PHOT)

Associate Degree/3+1 Transfer

Description

This program provides a comprehensive foundation in digital and film based photography. Through a combination of required basic courses and specialized elective courses, the student customizes the program to his or her particular interest in the photographic industry. Students have opportunities to work with a variety of advanced photographic equipment including digital cameras, view cameras, traditional darkroom, and various types of studio and location lighting systems. Graduating students produce professional portfolios and self-promotional materials to find employment in a variety of areas such as photographic assisting, photojournalism, fine art, freelance, portrait and wedding photography. Students also complete the program to use photography as a means of personal expression, and as preparation for transferring to the College for Creative Studies.

Students should choose the appropriate faculty for academic advising based on their last name: Terry Abrams (A-G), Jennifer Baker (H-O), Donald Werthmann (P-Z).

Articulation

CCS Photography BFA

www.wccnet.edu/departments/curriculum/articulation.php?levelone=colleges

Contact Information

Division
Business/Computer Technologies
Department
Digital Media Arts Dept
Advisors
Terry Abrams, Jennifer Baker, Donald Werthmann

Requirements

Requirements
Class Title Credits
Complete a maximum of eighty-one credits at Washtenaw Community College as outlined on the Articulation Agreement. 81
Complete a minimum of forty-five credits at College for Creative Studies as outlined on the Articulation Agreement. 0
Total 81
Total Credits Required
81

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