The Photography Minor provides students the opportunity to explore the technical, formal, historical, theoretical, and ethical concerns of fine art and editorial photography through a combination of studio and art history courses. A variety of traditional, experimental, darkroom and digital approaches will be explored as students develop their individual representational languages. Photography minors will only participate in the senior show of their home department, however depedning on space availability, they may utilize Fine Arts Senior Studios on a case-by-case basis with approval from the Department Chair.
The Photography minor is open to students majoring in Digital Media , Environmental Design, Fashion Design, Graphic Design, Illustration, and Toy Design. Because of their curricular requirements Product Design majors will only be approved to enroll on a case-by-case basis. Students must be on track in their major and in good academic standing, with no more than 6 credits behind and a cumulative GPA of 2.0. Photography minors will only participate in the Senior Show of their home department, however depending on space availability, they may utilize Fine Arts Senior Studios on a case-by case basis with approval from the Department Chair.
|AHCS226||Contemporary Art Survey||3.0|
|FINA200||Sophomore Seminar I||2.0|
|PHOT230||Lighting Studio I||3.0|
Course Descriptions are listed in the Fine Arts and Liberal Arts and Sciences sections of the Course Catalog.
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For students who entered Otis College as Foundation students in 2019-20 (class of 2023):
Photography Minor Academic Plan 19-20
For students who entered Otis College as Foundation students in 2020-21 (class of 2024):
Photography Minor Academic Plan 20-21
For students who entered Otis College as Foundation students in 2021-22 (class of 2025):
Photography Minor Academic Plan 21-22