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Orange Coast College PHILOSOPHY Transferable electives as needed to satisfy unit requirement ASSOCIATE IN ARTS DEGREE FOR TRANSFER (AA-T) Students graduating with an Associate in Arts in Philosophy for Transfer Degree are well positioned to complete a Bachelor’s Degree in a similar major within the California State University system with 60 units of upper- division coursework. Students who complete the Philosophy AA-T degree are guaranteed admission to the CSU system, but not to a particular campus or major. Students must maintain a minimum grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0 in all CSU-transferable coursework. While a minimum 2.0 is required for CSU admission, some majors may require a higher GPA. Please consult a counselor for more information. Total Degree Units CERTIFICATE OF ACHIEVEMENT The Digital SLR Photography and Videography Certificate program is a Career Technical Ed specialty, designed for the student who wants a concentrated course of study in the field of photography coupled with video production. It has been designed to prepare students for entry-level employment as both a photographer and videographer. Students will be educated in the use of DSLR cameras, storytelling, event documentation, lighting, sound, postproduction and business practices. The first 19 units give the student a strong foundation, while the 6 elective units allow students to “customize” the certificate to their unique needs. Be prepared for law school or graduate school in many disciplines. Students will be eligible and prepared for admission (SB 1440 and Education Code 66746) to California State University system schools. Course Units 3 3 3 Subtotal 6 Subtotal 3 List B - Complete two (2) courses, selecting from List A courses not yet taken and the following: Western Civilization 1 / Honors HIST A180 / A180H 3 Western Civilization 2 / Honors HIST A185 / A185H 3 Philosophy of Religion PHIL A115 3 Subtotal 6 List C - Complete one (1) course from List A or B not yet taken, or select two (2) of the following: Critical Thinking, Reading, Writing: Literature / Honors ENGL A101 / A101H 4 Introduction to the Humanities HUM A100 3 Aesthetics/Philosophy of Art PHIL A118 3 The Theory of Knowledge PHIL A165 3 Contemporary Philosophy PHIL A185 3 Subtotal 3-7 Program Major Units 132 Program Outcome 1. 3 List A - Complete one (1) course from the Core not yet taken, or select one (1) of the following: History of Ancient Philosophy PHIL A125 3 Critical Reasoning and Writing PHIL A150 3 60 DIGITAL SLR PHOTOGRAPHY AND VIDEOGRAPHY TECHNICIAN Program Outcomes Core Courses: Introduction to Philosophy PHIL A100 Or Ethics PHIL/RLST A120 Introduction to Logic PHIL A155 Or Introduction to Symbolic Logic PHIL A220 Varies PHOTOGRAPHY Students are required to obtain a grade of “C” or better in all major coursework. 2. 37-39 Courses in major program may double count towards major and General Education Breadth, reducing total GE Breadth unit count. The Associate in Arts in Philosophy for Transfer degree focuses on a critical analysis of philosophical history, ideas, and concepts as well the development of analytical, critical thinking, writing, and reading skills. Students choosing this major will study a range of Philosophical subjects including metaphysics, epistemology, logic, and ethics. In addition, students will learn how to identify philosophical principles and concepts, critically analyze texts, and generate proper arguments. Completion of this major will provide students with a well-rounded understanding of Philosophy and equip them with the skills of a philosopher. 1. CSU or IGETC for CSU 22 Students will be able to demonstrate competence as both a photographer and a videographer, and show a critical understanding of visual language. Course Units FIRST SEMESTER Video Workshop Introduction to Photography / Honors Imaging with Photoshop 1 SECOND SEMESTER Digital Film./Video Editing Introduction to Professional Photography Cinematography FILM PHOT PHOT A110 A120 / A120H A125 3 3 3 Subtotal 9 FILM A194 3 PHOT A180 4 FILM A262 3 Subtotal 10 Complete an additional six (6) elective units, in either semester from the following: Computers in Music MUS A110 3 The Business of Film and Television FILM A102 2 Social Media Marketing FILM A215 3 Field Production and the Documentary FILM A265 4 Commercial Photography PHOT A188 5 Documentary Photography PHOT A200 3 Professional Digital Workflow and Color Management PHOT A225 3 Professional Digital Techniques PHOT A280 3 Subtotal 6 Total Units 25