College of Arts and Sciences

Learning Outcomes

  • Photography students should be able to:

    • Demonstrate an understanding of advanced techniques and methods specific to the practice of photography.
    • Demonstrate an understanding of the historical, political and social context in which photographic images are created and viewed.
    • Embody broadened imaginative and creative powers.
    • Demonstrate preparation for the professional field of photography.
    • Demonstrate the ability to create a professional portfolio of photographic images.
    • Interpret contemporary theory and forms and the contextualization of photography within the larger world of the arts.
    • Critically analyze and evaluate examples of photographic art
    • Demonstrate an understanding of the photographic arts as essential to the spiritual, cultural and expressive life of a community.