Photographic Technology/College for Creative Studies Photography BFA (APPHOT06P1)

Associate in Applied Science
Transfer/3+1 Program

This program is being discontinued. Students currently enrolled need to complete it by the end of the Spring/Summer 2023 semester.

This transfer 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.

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 (CCS).

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2018-19

2018-2019 Academic Requirements

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).

College for Creative Studies, Photography BFA

Articulation Agreement Guide

For the entire list of articulation agreements, see:
Articulation Agreements
Division
Business/Computer Technologies
Department
Digital Media Arts Dept
Advisors
Terry Abrams
Jennifer Baker
Donald Werthmann
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Requirements
Class   Title Minimum Credits
    Complete a maximum of sixty credits at Washtenaw Community College as outlined on the Articulation Agreement. 60
    Complete a minimum of sixty-six credits at College for Creative Studies as outlined on the Articulation Agreement. 0
Total 60
Total Credits Required
60