Curriculum for the Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography

University Requirements
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
Arab 201Introduction to Arab Language3
Comp 201Computer Applications3
Eng 201Academic English3
CS 201Culture Studies3
GHN 201General Health & Nutrition3
Subtotal15
Faculty Requirements (Art & Des. Foundation)
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
ADF 100Basic Design I4
ADF 101Basic Design II4
ADF 111Drawing I3
ADF 112Drawing II3
ADF 113Color in Design3
ADF 121History of Art3
ADF 214Photography I3
ADF 331Portfolio Presentation2
Subtotal25
Free Electives
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
Four 3cr. approved courses from any major in the Faculty of Architecture & Design (FAD)
Free Elective3
Free Elective3
2 courses6
Subtotal6
Major Electives
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
PHO 011 Advanced Color Printmaking 3
PHO 012 Digital Imag. for the World Wide Web 3
PHO 021 The Picture Story 3
PHO 022 Portraiture Photography 3
PHO 031 Fashion Photography 3
PHO 032 Architectural Photography 3
PHO 033 Corporate Photography 3
4 courses from the above 12
Subtotal 12
Minor: Free Electives plus Major Electives can be taken towards a Minor
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
Minor in Islamic Design 18
Minor in Furniture Design18
Minor in Studio Arts 18
18
Major Requirements
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
PHO 202 Photography II 3
PHO 203 Color Photography 3
PHO 304 Mixed-Media Photography 3
PHO 305 Final Project 6
ART 222 Theories of Visual Communication 2
PHO 223 History of Photography 3
PHO 224 Contemp. Trends in Photography 3
GRA 231 Computer Aided Graphics I 3
PHO 332 Photography Internship 1
PHO 241 Digital Imaging 3
PHO 242 Advanced Digital Imaging 3
PHO 251 Studio Lighting 3
PHO 352 Large-Format Photography 3
PHO 353 Documentary Photography 3
PHO 354 Digital Printing Methodology 3
PHO 355 Business Practices for Photography 2
Subtotal47

Total Credits 105