Curriculum changes as industry standards transform. Please refer to the Saddleback College Catalog website as the following requirements may have changed since this webpage was published.
Photography Associate Degree Program
|Suggested First Year|
|PHOT 25||History of Photography||3|
|PHOT 50||Digital Photography I||3|
|PHOT 51*||Introduction to Photoshop & Digital Imaging||3|
|PHOT 55*||Digital Photography II||3|
|Plus one of the following:|
|PHOT 152*||Intermediate Photoshop & Digital Imaging||3|
|PHOT 156*||Digital Photography III (SPRING SEMESTER ONLY)||3|
|PHOT 190*||Special Problems in Photography||3|
|Select one course from the following restrictive electives:|
|PHOT 154||Alternative Digital Processes (SUMMER ONLY)||3|
|PHOT 157||Studio Lighting||3|
|PHOT 167||Creative Lighting||3|
|Total Required Units||21|
*Course has a prerequisite, corequisite, limitation, or recommended preparation; see course description.
†Must be taken concurrently
Associate in Arts Degree
Complete 21 units as described above and a minimum of 60 units including the general education requirements with an overall GPA of 2.0 qualifies the student for the Associate in Arts degree. A minimum of 12 units must be completed at Saddleback College.
General Education Requirements for Associate Degrees
Refer to the Graduation Requirements or to the CSU-GE and IGETC patterns in this catalog for specific courses which meet general education requirements. Refer to ASSIST.org and to the transfer institution's catalog for transfer requirements.