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B.F.A. (Photography) is an undergraduate program offered by Amrita School of Arts and Sciences, Kochi.

Duration: FOUR Years – EIGHT Semesters

Eligibility

Admission

Eligibility : 10+2 any stream with 50% marks

Curriculum

Semester I
Course Code Course Title L T P Cr
18ENG101 Communicative English 2 0 2 3
  Language Paper 1 1 0 2 2
18FNA102 Multimedia Graphics and Animation 3 0 0 3
18FNA107 History of Photography 2 1 0 3
18FNA104 Chiaroscuro 1 (Drawing) (Object Study) 0 2 4 4
18FNA180 Multimedia Lab 1 0 1 2 2
18CUL101 Cultural Education 1 2 0 0 2
18FNA182 Language and Communication Practice

Lab

0 0 2 1
  TOTAL       20
Semester II
Course Code Course Title L T P Cr
18ENG121 Professional Communication 1 0 2 2
  Language Paper II 1 0 2 2
18FNA111 Introduction to Visual Arts 1 1 0 2
18FNA105 Introduction to Photography 1 1 3 3
18ENV300 Environmental Science And Sustainability 3 0 0 3
18FNA185 Videography and Video Editing Lab 1 0 1 2 2
18FNA181 Multimedia Graphics and Animation Lab 1 0 1 2 2
18CUL111 Cultural Education II 2 0 0 2
  TOTAL   18
Semester III
Course Code Course Title L T P Cr
18SSK201 Life Skills 1 1 0 2 2
18FNA205 Art Through Ages 3 1 0 4
18FNA206 Introduction to Aesthetics 2 1 0 3
18FNA208 Technological Foundation for Photography 2 2 0 4
18FNA283 Videography and Video Editing Lab 2 0 1 2 2
18FNA184 Multimedia Graphics and Animation Lab 2 0 1 2 2
18AVP201 Amrita Value Programme 1 2 0 0 2
  TOTAL   19
Semester IV
Course Code Course Title L T P Cr
  Open Elective 1 3 0 0 3
18FNA210 Western Aesthetics ( Theory) 1 1 2 2
  Elective 1   4
18FNA214 Nature Photography 0 2 4 4
18FNA215 Basics of lighting for Photography 1 1 2 3
18SSK211 Life Skills 2 1 0 2 2
18AVP211 Amrita Values Programme 2 2 0 0 2
  TOTAL   20
Semester V
Course Code Course Title L T P Cr
  Live in Lab / Open Elective 3 0 0 3
  Elective 2       4
18FNA305 Advanced Photo Editing 0 1 4 3
18FNA306 Advanced Lighting Practice 0 0 4 3
18FNA304 Life Study- 1 (Drawing) 0 2 4 4
18SSK301 Life Skills 3 1 0 2 2
  TOTAL       19
Semester VI
Course Code Course Title L T P Cr
18FNA316 Introduction to Photojournalism 0 2 3 3
18FNA317 Fine Art Photography 0 2 4 4
18FNA614 Portrait Photography 0 2 4 4
18FNA389 Event Photography – Mini Project       4
  TOTAL       15
Semester VII
Course Code Course Title Cr
  Internship  
18FNA491 Photojournalism – Mini Project 4
18FNA492 Creative Photography – Mini Project 4
Semester VIII
Course Code Course Title Cr
18FNA499 Project 10
18FNA498 Degree Show 10
  TOTAL 20
     
  TOTAL Credits = 143  
Electives
Course Code Course Title L T P Cr
  18FNA617 Fashion Photography 0 2 4 4
  18FNA615 Sculpture 0 2 4 4
  18FNA605 Art Direction 0 2 4 4
  18FNA313 Introduction to Mural Painting 0 2 4 4

 

* Two Open Elective courses are to be taken by each student, one each in the 4th and the 5th semesters, from the list of Open Electives offered by the School.

# Students undertaking and registering for a Live-in-Lab project, can be exempted from registering for an Open Elective course in the fifth semester.

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