Caiti Borruso, Glass House, 2015, Pigmented inkjet print, 30”x40"
The Photography Minor enables students from any major to gain a knowledge and skill set in the practice of photography. The minor consists of one required core course, Digital Photography, six additional Photography credits from a select menu of options in the Photography Department and six credits from Liberal Arts and/or History of Art and Design from a select menu of options related to the field. The flexible structure of the minor allows students to determine their own focus within the medium. Please see the Photography Department website for more information.
The Photography Minor is open to any major in the Institute with a 3.0 G.P.A.
Please contact Tori Purcell, Assistant Chair in the Photography Department for more information (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The minor consists of at least 15 credits selected from the menu of courses below.
- Students must take the core requirement (3 credits) and a minimum of 6 additional studio credits from the menu of courses in the Photography Department.
- In addition, students must take a minimum of 6 credits from the menu of Liberal Arts Electives and History of Art & Design electives.
- More than half of the credits need to be taken in courses at the 300 level or above.
Photography Minor, 2017
- Minor Requirement 1
Complete the following required course.PHOT-210 Digital Photography
- Minor Elective 2
Complete 6 credits from the following courses.PHOT-220 Large Format PhotographyORPHOT-211 Intermediate Digital PhotographyORPHOT-222 Lighting IORPHOT-212 Advanced Digital PhotographyORPHOT-340 Contemporary Issues in PhotographyORPHOT-413 The Photo BookORPHOT-414 Publishing the Photo BookORPHOT-415 Non-Silver ProcessesORPHOT-416 Plantinum and Advanced Non-Silver ProcessesORPHOT-422 Lighting IIORPHOT-443 Photography:Theory & PracticeORPHOT-455 Digital MonochromeORPHOT-460 Photography:Curatorial PracticesORPHOT-465 Editorial PhotographyORPHOT-470 Socially Engaged MediaORPHOT-490 Photography LecturesORPHOT-491 Photography LecturesORPHOT-492 Photography Lectures
- Minor Elective 3
Complete 6 elective credits from the following courses.ORHA-360 A Survey of Photography: Uses, Styles, And Reactions, 1839-PRESENTORHMS-340E Topics in Cinema/Media Studies: The Documentary ImageORHMS-431A Topics in Cultural Studies: Modernism And Postmodernism Thought, Politics, and CreativityORHMS-404E Topics in American Studies: Photography In American Literature and Culture Visual ArtORHMS-493A Writing as Photography