BP117 - Bachelor of Arts (Photography)

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RMIT program code: BP117
Plan name: Bachelor of Arts (Photography)
Plan code: BP117
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 006593K

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2017 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 
AND  Year Three of Program
 
AND  School Options: Media and Communication
 

To graduate you must complete:

A total of 288 credit points as outlined in your program structure below.

Electives

You must ensure that you choose elective courses with class times which do not create timetable clashes with your program’s core courses. If this happens, you will need to select another elective to avoid the clash.

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Year One of Program

Complete the following Six (6) Core Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Photography Foundation Studio24VART3591City Campus3224 (B117)
Contemporary Materials & Processes12VART3592City Campus3221 (B117)
Imaging Technologies 112COSC2372City Campus3228 (B117)
Photography Professional Studio 124YesVART3593City Campus3190 (B117)
Photography - Illusion & Reality12VART3594City Campus3188 (B117)
Imaging Technologies 212YesCOSC2373City Campus3192 (B117)
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

Complete the following Three (3) Core Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Photography Professional Studio 224YesVART3595City Campus3225 (B117)
Photographic Lighting12VART3596City Campus3222 (B117)
Photography Professional Studio 324YesVART3597City Campus3191 (B117)
AND

Complete two (2) courses in the School Options list that you have not taken or passed already. Please refer to the list of School Option courses at the end of this program structure document.

School Options courses
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

Complete the following Three (3) Core Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Photography Professional Studio 424YesVART3598City Campus3226 (B117)
Cultures of Photography 30312VART3039City Campus3220 (B117)
Photography Major Project24YesVART3599City Campus3189 (B117)
AND

Complete two (2) course in the School Options list that you have not taken or passed already. Please refer to the list of School Option courses at the end of this program structure document.

School Options courses
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from:

University Elective
 
AND

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School Options: Media and Communication

School Options: Media and Communication

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Alternative Animation12COMM2213City Campus3010 (B203)2991 (B203)
Engaging the Mobile Environment12COMM2416City Campus3039 (W203)2993 (W203)
Introduction to Graphic Design12GRAP2175City Campus2953 (B115)2967 (B115)
Typography in Design12GRAP2277City Campus2955 (B115)
Short Story Writing12GRAP2317City Campus2827 (B257)
Media and Communication Internship12YesCOMM2639City Campus2889 (B222)2833 (B222)
Writing Angles: Popular and Professional12COMM2098City Campus2828 (B257)
Advertising Media12GRAP2369City Campus2757 (B219)
Creative Advertising12GRAP2311City Campus2820 (B219)2758 (E219)
Sound Design12COMM2305City Campus2987 (B309)2906 (B309)
DJs, Digital Rhythms and Dance Cultures12PERF2061City Campus2967 (B047)
The Spectacle of Music Video: From MTV to YouTube12PERF2062City Campus2908 (B047)
Broadcast Media12COMM2220City Campus3152 (B221)
Networked Media12COMM2219City Campus3148 (B221)
Interdisciplinary Communication Project12COMM2324City Campus2831 (B222)
Photojournalism12COMM2640City Campus3138 (B220)3067 (B220)
Features and Storytelling12COMM2641City Campus3135 (B220)3063 (B220)
Photography 10112VART3590City Campus3223 (B117)3187 (B117)
Alternative Photographic Processes12VART1704City Campus3219 (B117)3186 (B117)
Foundations of Public Relations12COMM1161City Campus2896 (B223)2837 (B223)
Issues, Risk and Crisis Communication12COMM2688City Campus2838 (B223)
Communicating Brand Narrative12COMM2684City Campus2895 (B223)
Managing a Communication Business12YesCOMM2337City Campus2898 (B223)
Game Studies12VART2496City Campus3619 (B214)
The Play Society12OART1037City Campus3007 (B214)
Writing for Videogames12COMM2244City Campus3008 (B214)
Independent Videogames12YesOART1036City Campus3017 (B214)3009 (B214)
Art After Videogames12YesVART2964City Campus3010 (B214)
Pop Culture in Everyday Life12COMM2633City Campus2983 (B047)
Music in Popular Culture12COMM1081City Campus2968 (B047)
Modern Asia12COMM2138City Campus2890 (B222)
New Media, New Asia12COMM2336City Campus2891 (B222)
Introduction to Cinema Studies12COMM1031City Campus3144 (B221)
True Lies : Documentary Studies12COMM1034City Campus3149 (B221)
Textual Crossings: Literary Adaptation12COMM2637City Campus2881 (B257)
Literary Realism to Post-Modernism12LANG1006City Campus2879 (B257)
Rhetorics & Politics of the Contemporary World12COMM2402City Campus3140 (B220)
Television Cultures12COMM1073City Campus2907 (B047)
Mass Media in Asia12COMM1086City Campus2832 (B222)
Exploring Asian Popular Culture12COMM2345City Campus2830 (B222)
Popular Cinema12COMM2632City Campus3165 (B221)
Asian Cinemas12COMM1035City Campus3141 (B221)
Australian Cinema12COMM1033City Campus3149 (B221)
Reading Space and Place12COMM2635City Campus2826 (B257)
Narrating the Self12COMM2638City Campus2824 (B257)
Reading Sex and Race12COMM2634City Campus2825 (B257)
Politics Communicated12COMM2409City Campus3068 (B220)
Economies Communicated12COMM2408City Campus3134 (B220)
Screening Politics and Economies12COMM2636City Campus3069 (B220)
 

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Program structure enquiries

QUERIES AND ADVICE
If you require academic advice, please contact your Year Level Academic Advisor:

First Year Students: Rebecca Najdowski (Email: Rebecca.najdowski@rmit.edu.au)
Second Year Students: Alan Hill (Email: alan.hill@rmit.edu.au)
Third Year Students: Bronek Kozka (Email: bronek.kozka@rmit.edu.au)

For any general queries, please contact your Program Administration Team at
Email: photography@rmit.edu.au
Phone: +613 9925 1988

 

Timetabling

Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.

 

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*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

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Student Electives

University Electives are available to Undergraduate students, and in selected Postgraduate programs.

Information about University Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web site.

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