B.A. Communication, Visual Communication Emphasis, Photo Media Track

Program Admissions Requirements

There are no program admission requirements for the B.A. in Communication, Visual Communication emphasis, Photo Media track.

General Education

The listing below includes program requirements that also fulfill General Education requirements.

Objective 16
Objective 23
Objective 33
Objective 46
Objective 57
Objective 6 6
Students must fulfill Objective 7 or Objective 83
Objective 7
Objective 8
Objective 93
Total Credits37

Major Requirements

Visual Communications Core
CMP 1110Media Writing3
CMP 2202Photo, Graphic, and Video Editing3
CMP 2286Visual Rhetoric3
CMP 3339Web Design3
CMP 4403Mass Communication and Society3
CMP 4410Mass Media History, Law, and Ethics3
Photo Media Track
CMP 2250/ART 2210History and Appreciation of Photography (Partially Fulfills Objective 4)3
CMP 2251Introduction to Photography3
CMP 3352Photo Communication3
CMP 3355Studio Photography3
CMP 4457Advanced Photography3
Two courses from another Visual Communications track.6
Design Track
Introduction to Graphic Design
Studio I: Typography and Digital Media
Studio II: Typography and Print Media
Illustration and Brand Identity
Graphic Design Portfolio
Video Track
Television and Video Production
Multiplatform Storytelling
Narrative Video Production
Advanced Video Production
Corporate Video Production
Complete two of the following:6
Business and Professional Communication
Media Literacy (Fulfills Objective 8)
Introduction to Public Relations
Introduction to Advertising
Social and Interactive Media Campaigns
3-D Modeling and Design
Virtual Reality Environments
Gender and Communication
Conflict Management
Rhetoric of Popular Culture
Total Credits45

​Degree Totals

Program Admission Requirements0
General Education37
Major Requirements45
Upper Division Free Electives18
Free Electives20
Total Credits120

ISU Degree Requirements

ISU General Education