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Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art - Option in Art Photography - 4 Year Plan

 

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4 Year Plan | 5 Year Plan

 

Four Year Plan - 132 Units Required

Course
Units
Course
Units
Semester 1
Semester 2
Art 130 Foundation Two Dimensional
Art 181 Foundation Drawing
Composition or Oral Communication
GE Math
GE Class
3
3
3
3
3
Art 101 Artists in Their Own Words
Art 149 Computer Art
Art 241 Introduction to Photograpy
AH 111A Found. Art History I (GE/C1)
Oral Communication or Composition
GE Class

3
3
3
3
3
3

Total Units
15
Total Units
18
Semester 3 - Pre-Majors will need permission for Art 340
Semester 4
Art 131 Foundation 3 Dimensional
Art 340 Intermediate Photograhy
AH 111B Foundation Art History ll (GE/C1)
AH 112, 113A, 113B, 114, OR 116
GE Critical Thinking
GE Class
3
3
3
3
3
3
Art 101 Artists in Their Own Words
Art 342A Color Photo Pre-Portfolio Course
Art 406A Digital Imagery Pre-Portfolio Course
Art History 400 19th Century Photography
GE Class
GE Class
3
3
3
3
3
3
Total Units
18
Total Units
18
Semester 5 - Apply for the BFA Program in your 5th Semester
Semester 6
Art 444 Adv. Black & White Pre-Portfolio Course
Art 499V Special Studies in Photo Pre-Portfolio Course
Art History 438, 439, OR 441
GE Capstone
GE Lab Science
3
3
3
3
4
Art 447 Photo Studio Special Studies (Spr Only)
Art 473 Semin. In Photo Based Art (Spr Only)
Art (Out of Specialization)
GE Lab Science
GE Capstone
3
3
3
4
3
Total Units
16
Total Units
16
Semester 7
Semester 8
Art 406B Advan. Digit. Imagery (Fall Only)
Art 436A OR 450A
AH Upper-Division
Elective Class
GE Capstone
3
3
3
3
3
Art 491C Senior Project (BFA Exhibition)
Art 414 (Spring Only)
Art 449 (Spring Only)
Elective Class
Elective Class
Elective Class
1
3
3
3
3
3
Total Units
15
Total Units
16