Professional Development and Career Preparation
Students will be able to understand and apply professional photography business practices, including finding career opportunities, marketing, pricing, ethics, and preparing for graduate school.
Photographic History, Theory and Trends
Students will be able to understand photographic history and contemporary art theory, including trends and movements in both silver and non-silver processes and moving imagery.
Students will be able to demonstrate expertise with lighting and other techniques in the still and video imaging areas. Students will be able to problem solve for clients and exhibit personal expression with both traditional, digital, and moving imaging methods with the goal of communicating meaning through two dimensional design, composition, and content.
Commitment to the Church and BYU Aims
Students will be able to produce works consistent with the Church and the aims of BYU.
Students will be able to develop and visually communicate poignant ideas, concepts, and independent thought.