Overview

Commercial Photography Emphasis

The Certificate Program in Commercial Photography provides students with a focused skill set addressing key elements of the profession. Coursework emphasizes client needs assessment, digital post- production, industry standards, ethics, and importantly, creating compelling and communicative imagery, and affords students with the creative, technical and business tools to thrive in the marketplace.

Credits may be used towards the BFA in Commercial Photography.

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Topics
Topics
  • CP 1112 Digital Photography II
  • CP 1710 Digital Post Production
  • CP 1720 Lighting I: Fundamentals
  • CP 4210 Special Project
  • CP 2320 Portraiture: Business, Editorial, Social
  • CP 3510 Visual Language and Storytelling

Overview

Photojournalism/Documentary Emphasis

The emphasis in Photojournalism/Documentary Photography provides an intensive course of study for students interested in pursuing professional goals in the industry. Through assignment-based coursework, students will make compelling images with strong and pointed narratives, study ethics as they pertain to stylistic and creative approaches, and ultimately begin to build a portfolio with a high value of communicative content. Students develop a skill set in effective visual communication, and gain the creative and business dexterity needed to become successful professionals in this area of study.

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Topics
  • CP 1112 Digital Photography II
  • CP 1710 Digital Post Production
  • CP 1720 Lighting I: Fundamentals
  • CP 4210 Special Project
  • PJ 3130 Fundamentals of Photojournalism: Required Class
  • PJ 3310 Advanced Photojournalism

Total Credits Required
Possible Careers