University of Maine at Augusta
College of Arts & Humanities
Associate of Art, Photography
2009-2010 Catalog




Associate's Degree Requirements:

Minimum 67 Credit Hours

Writing Intensive Course

Minimum Cumulative G.P.A.: 2.00

30 credits hours of Residency courses

9 credits of Upper-Level Residency courses

Minimum G.P.A. in the Minor: 2.00

Basic Skills Requirement: All required placement examinations and/or academic assessments must be completed prior to any course registration. To ensure that students have the best possible opportunity to succeed in their major, students testing into developmental coursework are advised to complete the recommended courses within the first semesters of attendance.
Not Required Recommended: ENG_________________REA_________________MAT________________________________ Completed

Major Requirements (33 credit hours):
ARH 205 History of Photography (1830-1930) (3)
ARH 206 History of Photography (1930- Present) (3)
ART 112 2-D Design (3)
ART 115 Drawing I (3)
ART 215 Drawing II (3)
PHO 101/ART 235 Black & White Photo I (3)
PHO 202/ART 335 Black & White Photo II (3)
PHO 143 Color Photo I (3)
PHO 243 Color Photo II (3)
PHO/ART 232 Photoshop I (3)
PHO 295 Portfolio & Career Development (3)

General Education Requirements (22 credit hours):
_________________Communications* (3)
ENG 101 College Writing (3)
_________________ Humanities* (3)
MAT 100 Mathematics and Its Applications (3)_________________ or higher-level math course
_________________ Laboratory Science (4)
_________________ Social Science* (3)
PHO/ART 140 Introduction to Digital Imaging (3)

General Electives (12 credit hours):
Maximum 9 credits may be designated PHO/ART
_________________ _________________ _________________ _________________

*Course options listed below...


COM 101 Public Speaking
COM 102 Interpersonal Communications
COM 104 Communication in Groups & Organizations
COM 106 Oral Communication of Literature


ENG 102W Introduction to Literature
ENG 202W English Literature: Medieval and Renaissance
ENG 203W English Literature: Restoration, 18th Century and Romanticism
ENG 250W American Literature to 1900
ENG 251W American Literature 1900 - Present
HTY xxx any history course
HUM xxx any humanities course
PHI xxx any philosophy course
POS 390 Survey of Political Theory
WST 101W Introduction to Women's Studies

Social Science

ANT 101 Introduction to Anthropology
ANT 102 Cultural Anthropology
ECO 100 Introduction to Economics
ECO 201 Principles of Economics I (Macroeconomics)
ECO 202 Principles of Economics II (Microeconomics)
GEO 101 Introduction to Geography
POS 101 American Government
POS 102 Introduction to Politics and Government
PSY 100 Introduction to Psychology
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology
SOC 201 Social Problems


Students are encouraged to contact their faculty advisor and the Advising Center for academic advising and support services throughout their stay at UMA.

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