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College of the Arts

Undergraduate Degree Roadmaps

College of the Arts Courtyard

Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree - Option in Art Photography (ART_BF01)

Five Year Plan - 132 Units Required

- Note: Units for Art 10 do not count toward the degree.

Course
Units
Course
Units
Semester 1
Semester 2
Art 181 Foundation Drawing
Art 130 Foundation 2D
Art 10  Art Matrix
University 100
Composition or Oral Communication
GE Math
3
3
1
1
3
3
Art 131 Foundation 3D
AH 111A Found. Art History I (GE/C1)
Art 10 Art Matrix
Oral Communication or Composition
GE Critical Thinking
GE Class

3
3
1
3
3
3

Total Units
14
Total Units
16
Semester 3
Semester 4
Art (Choose 1):
        Art 161 Beg.Life Sculpture     OR
        Art 184 Foundation Life Drawing
AH 111B Foundation Art History ll
Art 10  Art Matrix
GE Class
GE Class
3


3
1
3
3
Art 187 Foundation Painting
Art 141 Basic Photography
AH 113A Survey of Asian Art or
AH113B Asian Art History
Art 10  Art Matrix
GE class
GE class
3
3
3

1
3
3
Total Units
13
Total Units
16
Semester 5
Semester 6
Art 320 Prac/Theo Issues in Visual Art
ART 340 Intermediate Photography
AH 411 Hist. & Criticism of Photography
Art 10 Art Matrix
GE Lab Science
3
3
3
1
4
Art 342A Color Photography
Art (Upper division out of specialization)
AH (Choose 1):
        AH 438 20th Cent. To 1945    OR
        AH 439   1945 to present
Art 149 Intro to Computer Art
GE Capstone course
3
3
3


3
3
Total Units
14
Total Units
15
Semester 7
Semester 8
Art 406A Digital Imagery for the Arts
Art 444 Fine Art Print Photography
Art (Upper Division out of Specialization)
Art 349 Computer Art or 436A Video Art
or Art 475 Printmaking
GE Class
3
3
3
3

3
Art (Choose 2):
         Art 406B Advanced Digital Photo.
         Art 414 Documentary Photo.
         Art 440  Art in Public Places
         Art 449  Experimental Photo.
Art 447 Photography Studio Specialties
GE Capstone course
6




3
3
Total Units
15
Total Units
12
Semester 9
Semester 10
Art 473  Seminar in Photo-based Art
Art 499V Special Studies in Photo.
Elective
GE Lab Science
3
3
3
4
Art 473  Seminar in Photo-based Art
Art 491C Senior Project
Elective
GE Capstone

3
1
3
3

Total Units
13
Total Units
10