Professional Photography Portrait Emphasis Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Arts (AAA)
Required number of credits: 67
Program Start: Fall

2017–2018 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed.

When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation/Degree Audit to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

General education course.
Non-transfer general education course.
Course has a prerequisite and/or corequisite.

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Semester 1
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3 Non-transfer general education course $533.25
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $533.25
MAT-156 Statistics Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $533.25
Math Electives 3
PHT-102 Photo Design I 3 $578.25
PHT-106 Introduction to Image Editing 3 $603.25
PHT-108 Camera I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $533.25
PHT-109 Print I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $533.25
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 Non-transfer general education course $533.25
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $533.25
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $533.25
Total Credits 18

Semester 2
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 3 Non-transfer general education course $533.25
ENG-105 Composition I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $533.25
PHT-110 Camera II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $533.25
PHT-111 Print II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $533.25
PHT-132 Photo Design II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $533.25
PHT-202 Basic Portraiture Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $533.25
PHT-204 Basic Commercial Photography Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $533.25
Total Credits 18

Semester 3
PHT-215 Portrait Image Editing Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $533.25
PHT-220 Intermediate Portraiture Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $578.25
PHT-241 Portrait Business Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $533.25
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $533.25
Portrait Emphasis Elective—Term 3 3
Portrait Emphasis Elective—Term 3 -OR- 3
Portrait Emphasis Elective—Terms 3 or 4 3
Total Credits 18

Semester 4
PHT-217 Advanced Portrait Image Editing Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $533.25
PHT-240 Portrait Production and Portfolio Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $613.25
PHT-244 Wedding Photography Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 $711.00
Portrait Emphasis Elective—Term 4 -OR- 3
Portrait Emphasis Elective—Terms 3 or 4 3
Total Credits 13

Portrait Emphasis Electives—Term 3
PHT-208 Basic Photojournalism * 3 $533.25
PHT-210 Visual Communication * 3 $533.25
PHT-216 Commercial Image Editing Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. * 3 $533.25
PHT-227 Intermediate Commercial Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. * 3 $533.25
PHT-235 Tech. for Studio Promotion Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. * 3 $533.25
PHT-248 Commercial Business Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. * 3 $533.25

* Offered fall semester only.

Portrait Emphasis Electives—Term 4
GRA-133 Desktop Publishing 4 $756.00
PHT-218 Advanced Commercial Image Editing Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. ** 3 $533.25
PHT-229 Intermediate Photojournalism Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. ** 3 $533.25
PHT-245 History of Photography ** 3 $533.25
PHT-247 Commercial Production and Portfolio Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. ** 3 $533.25
PHT-249 Advanced Commercial Lighting Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. ** 3 $533.25
PHT-251 Fine Art Photography Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. ** 3 $533.25
PHT-252 Film and Print Scanning Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. ** 3 $533.25
PHT-253 Art Direction Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. * 3 $533.25

* Offered fall semester only.
** Offered spring semester only.

Portrait Emphasis Electives—Terms 3 or 4
BUS-102 Introduction to Business Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $533.25
MGT-110 Small Business Management 3 $533.25
MKT-110 Principles of Marketing Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $533.25
MKT-140 Principles of Selling 3 $533.25
NET-109 A+ Certification Prep Course 4 $751.00
PHT-242 Audio Visual Presentations Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. ** 3 $533.25

** Offered spring semester only.

Math Electives
MAT-122 College Algebra Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 5 General education course $888.75
MAT-128 Precalculus Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $711.00
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 General education course $533.25
MAT-210 Calculus I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $711.00
MAT-216 Calculus II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $711.00

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Program Advisors

Doug Benton
Black Hawk Hall 181A
319-296-2329 ext.1438
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Larry Erickson
Black Hawk Hall 183
319-296-2329 ext.1292
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Adam Hunter
Black Hawk Hall 183A
319-296-2329 ext.1293
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Administrative Assistant

Communications, Humanities, Education, Social Sciences, and Arts

Deb Hacker
Black Hawk Hall 258
319-296-4007
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Dean

Communications, Humanities, Education, Social Sciences, and Arts

Catharine Freeman
Black Hawk Hall 258
319-296-4041
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