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Grand Valley State University    
 
    
 
  Oct 21, 2017
 
2013-2014 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science in Photography


Requirements for a Major in Photography


1. School of Communications Core Credits: 9


All students majoring in the School of Communications must complete the following core courses, for a total of nine credits:

Capstone Requirement:

All students majoring in the School of Communications must take COM 495 (three credits) during their senior year. This Capstone course offers a synthesis of ideas and theories about one or more current critical issues in communication.

B.A. and B.S. Cognates


All undergraduate programs in the School of Communications offer both the B.A. degree and the B.S. degree. All students selecting majors in the School of Communications must choose either the B.A. cognate or the B.S. cognate that is intended for a particular undergraduate program.

B.A. Cognate


The B.A. degree requires a third-semester proficiency in a foreign language of the student’s choice.

B.S. Cognate


The B.S. cognate for the photography program requires:

3. Electives Credits: Minimum of 9


Suggested Order of Coursework


Students should take:

Photography Program Description


Click here for the program description.