Photography - Minor
School of Visual Communication Design
241 Taylor Hall
The Photography minor offers students a basic understanding of photography as it relates to commercial use. Subjects covered include camera manipulation, composition, lighting, digital technologies, photography used as illustration and photography as it is used in print and online publications.
Fully Offered At:
- Kent Campus
Admission to a minor is open to students declared in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students declared only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.
To declare the Photography minor, students must have a minimum 2.000 overall Kent State University GPA. No Kent State University GPA is required if the student is a first-semester freshman or transfer student admitted in good standing.
|VCD 13000||DESIGN: PRINCIPLES, PROCESSES AND PRACTICE||3|
|or VCD 14001||VISUAL DESIGN LITERACY|
|VCD 18002||PHOTOGRAPHY II||3|
|VCD 28003||PHOTO TECHNOLOGY||3|
|VCD 28004||PHOTOGRAPHIC PERSPECTIVES||3|
|VCD 34004||VISUAL ETHICS||3|
|Minimum Total Credit Hours:||18|
|Minimum Minor GPA|
- Minimum 6 credit hours in the minor must be upper-division coursework (30000 and 40000 level).
- Minimum 6 credit hours in the minor must be outside of the course requirements for any major or other minor the student is pursuing.
- Minimum 50 percent of the total credit hours for the minor must be taken at Kent State (in residence).