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The B.A. or B.F.A. in Media Arts with a concentration in Photography is designed for students interested in using photography as a tool for visual communication. Courses are career-oriented, and areas covered include studio and commercial photography, photojournalism, portraiture, documentary photography, and portfolio preparation. Students learn to capture, manipulate, and print photographic images in digital labs as well as a traditional darkroom.

Graduates go on to careers in advertising, marketing, photojournalism, studio and commercial photography, documentary photography, and portfolio preparation. Jobs include art director, creative director, photographer, photojournalist, and documentary filmmaker.

Sample Courses:

These are some of the classes for students in this academic program:

Intro to Multi-Camera Studio
Advanced Digital Photography
Major Credits
Communications, Media Arts, Marketing
Core Credits
Communication Skills, Economics, Humanities, History, Sciences, etc.
Elective Credits

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School of Communications and Information Systems

School of Communications and Information Systems

Focus on delivering information in a way that makes an impact. Create images that capture attention, compose words that inspire, and design technology that changes how we live.

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