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Professional Photography Portrait Emphasis Courses

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

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 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
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- 3
MAT-156 Statistics -OR- 3
Math Electives 3
PHT-102 Photo Design I 3
PHT-106 Introduction to Image Editing 3
PHT-108 Camera I 3
PHT-109 Print I 3
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- 3
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology 3
Total Credits 18

Semester 2
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace -OR- 3
ENG-105 Composition I 3
PHT-110 Camera II 3
PHT-111 Print II 3
PHT-132 Photo Design II 3
PHT-202 Basic Portraiture 3
PHT-204 Basic Commercial Photography 3
Total Credits 18

Semester 3
PHT-215 Portrait Image Editing 3
PHT-220 Intermediate Portraiture 3
PHT-241 Portrait Business 3
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3
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 3
PHT-240 Portrait Production and Portfolio 3
PHT-244 Wedding Photography 4
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
PHT-210 Visual Communication * 3
PHT-216 Commercial Image Editing * 3
PHT-227 Intermediate Commercial * 3
PHT-235 Tech. for Studio Promotion * 3
PHT-248 Commercial Business * 3

* Offered fall semester only.

Portrait Emphasis Electives—Term 4
GRA-133 Desktop Publishing 4
PHT-218 Advanced Commercial Image Editing ** 3
PHT-229 Intermediate Photojournalism ** 3
PHT-245 History of Photography ** 3
PHT-247 Commercial Production and Portfolio ** 3
PHT-249 Advanced Commercial Lighting ** 3
PHT-251 Fine Art Photography ** 3
PHT-252 Film and Print Scanning ** 3
PHT-253 Art Direction * 3

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

Portrait Emphasis Electives—Terms 3 or 4
BUS-102 Introduction to Business 3
MGT-110 Small Business Management 3
MKT-110 Principles of Marketing 3
MKT-140 Principles of Selling 3
NET-109 A+ Certification Prep Course 4
PHT-242 Audio Visual Presentations ** 3

** Offered spring semester only.

Math Electives
MAT-122 College Algebra 5
MAT-128 Precalculus 4
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3
MAT-210 Calculus I 4
MAT-216 Calculus II 4

Student Success Specialist

Tiffany Dodd
Black Hawk Hall 261
319-296-2329 ext.1060
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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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Department Secretary

Communications, Humanities, Education, Social Sciences, and Arts

Deb Hacker
Black Hawk Hall 258
319-296-4007
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Communications, Humanities, Education, Social Sciences, and Arts

Catharine Freeman
Black Hawk Hall 258
319-296-4041
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