Art Photo - Visual Studies (ARTPH_VS)

ARTPH_VS 2600: Beginning Photography

Introduction to photography within an art context; digital workflow including use of camera, software, and digital output methods; and a survey of both contemporary and historical topics related to visual and conceptual concerns. Digital camera with RAW capability and manual aperture + shutter controls required. DSLR recommended. Payment of expendable materials fee required.

Credit Hours: 3
Recommended: ARTGE_VS 1030, ARTGE_VS 1040, ARTDR_VS 1050


ARTPH_VS 3600: Intermediate Photography

Continuation of ART_PHOT 2600 with emphasis utilizing acquired technical process to facilitate use of the camera as a means of developing awareness of immediate environment and the capabilities of Photography as a communicative, documentary, and expressive medium. Payment of expendable material fee is required.

Credit Hours: 3
Prerequisites: ARTPH_VS 2600


ARTPH_VS 4600: Advanced Photography

Exploration of aesthetic concepts, development of personal vision, and instruction in advanced technical process including fine B&W printing, negative and positive color, large format, zone system, and portfolios and book design to facilitate critical observation and personal expression through the medium of Photography. Payment of expendable materials fee is required. May repeat to 15 hours maximum.

Credit Hours: 3
Prerequisites: ARTPH_VS 2600 and ARTPH_VS 3600


ARTPH_VS 4685: Problems in Photography

Supervised research in creative photography.

Credit Hour: 1-3
Prerequisites: departmental consent


ARTPH_VS 7600: Graduate Photography

Advanced technical study with emphasis on development of the individual student's creative ideas. Payment of expendable materials expense is required. May repeat to 15 hours maximum.

Credit Hours: 3
Prerequisites: ART_PHOT 3600 and consent required


ARTPH_VS 7685: Problems in Photography

Supervised research in creative photography.

Credit Hour: 1-3
Prerequisites: ART_PHOT 4410


ARTPH_VS 8600: Graduate Photography II

Continuation of ART_PHOT 7600. Repeatable to 15 hours.

Credit Hours: 3
Prerequisites: ART_PHOT 7600 or equivalent