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Faculty of Animation, Arts & Design

Honours Bachelor of Photography

Master the practice of professional photography.

Courses

Creative, innovative learning is at the core of all Sheridan’s courses. Here are the courses you’ll take in this program.

CODE TITLE CREDITS
Semester 1    
VDES 19278 Introduction to Studio 3
VDES 17900 Digital Production 1: Image Processing 3
VDES 10229 Photography Basic Design 1 3
VDES 13314 Conceptual Process 1: Photographic Expression 3
ENGL 1789GD Composition and Rhetoric (Mandatory Breadth Elective) 3
Total:   15
     
Semester 2    
VDES 18406 Studio Practice 1: Light and Form 3
VDES 24310 Digital Production 2: Workflow 3
VDES 29353 Photographic Language 3
VDES 23314 Conceptual Process 2: Photographic Communication 3
  Breadth Elective 3
Total:   15
     
Semester 3    
VDES 24995 Studio Practice 2: Specialized Lighting
3
VDES 18795 Moving Image 1 3
VDES 19120 Studio Portraiture: Posing and Lighting 3
HIST 17545 History of Photography 3
  Breadth Elective 3
Total:   15
     
Semester 4    
VDES 37933 Studio Practice 3: Product Illustration 3
VDES 27174 Moving Image 2 3
VDES 21254 Studio Portraiture 2: Professional Applications 3
HIST 24857 History of Advertising Photography 3
  Breadth Elective 3
Total:   15
     
Semester 5    
VDES 32002 Studio Practice 4: Fashion 3
VDES 39187 Location Photography 1: Outdoors –
Architecture and Products on Location
3
VDES 33775 Documentary Photography 3
VDES 36084 Photographic Theory 3
  Breadth Elective 3
COWT 10023 Cooperative Education Internship Forum – Degrees
 
Total:   15
     
Semester 6    
VDES 38956 Studio Practice 5: Product Advertising 3
VDES 36456 Location Photography 2:
Interiors and Corporate Architecture
3
BUSM 24198 Photography Professional Business Practices 1 3

Advanced Practice Electives (to be announced) 3
  Breadth Elective 3
Total:    15
     
COWT 18888     Internship (Degree Programs)
     
Semester 7    
VDES 44444 Photographic Studies 1 3
VDES 34361 Photographic Narrative 1 3
BUSM 33027 Photography Professional Business Practices 2 3
  Electives – Master Classes (to be announced) 3
  Breadth Elective 3
Total:   15
     
Semester 8    
VDES 43431 Photographic Studies 2 3
VDES 41280 Photographic Narrative 2 3
VDES 40123 Photography Portfolio Project 6
  Breadth Elective 3
Total:   15

Note: Courses subject to change.


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