2017-2018 Program Requirements APPHOT06P1

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

Associate Degree/3+1 Transfer


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

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Contact Information

Business/Computer Technologies
Digital Media Arts Dept
Terry Abrams
Jennifer Baker
Donald Werthmann


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Class   Title Minimum 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