Typical Course of Study

Select entry year

Year 1 (2014)

FallSpringSummer

Innovative Freshman Experience I ¹
COS-IMGS-181 Description
(P: First-year status as Imaging Science or Motion Picture Science or permission of instructor)
3 credits

Innovative Freshman Experience II ¹
COS-IMGS-182 Description
(P: First-year status as Imaging Science or Motion Picture Science or permission of instructor)
3 credits

Introduction to Computing and Control
COS-IMGS-180 Description
(P: Matriculation as Imaging Science or Motion Picture Science or permission of instructor)
3 credits

Film/Video Materials & Technology
CIAS-SOFA-103 Description
(P: COS-MATH-181, COS-MATH-181A or COS-MATH-171 or permission of instructor)
3 credits

Project-Based Calculus I
COS-MATH-181
4 credits

Project-Based Calculus II
COS-MATH-182
4 credits

FYW: Writing Seminar ²
CLA-UWRT-150
         -OR-
FYW: The Future of Writing ²
CLA-ENGL-150
         -OR-
FYW: Ethics of Computing ²
GCCIS-ISTE-110
3 credits

University Physics I ¹
COS-PHYS-211
4 credits

Liberal Arts & Sciences

3 credits

First-Year Seminar

         -OR-
General Education Elective (until First-Year Seminar is established)

3 credits

YearOne
ACSC-010 Description
0 credits

0 credits0 credits0 credits

Total 

0 for 0 credits



Year 2 (2015)

FallSpringSummer

Probability & Statistics for Imaging
COS-IMGS-211 Description
(P: COS-MATH-182 or COS-MATH-173 or equivalent)
         -OR-
Probability & Statistics I
COS-MATH-251
(P: MATH-182)
3 credits

Color Science
COS-IMGS-351 Description
(P: COS-IMGS-221)
3 credits

Vision and Psychophysics
COS-IMGS-221 Description
(P: CIAS-SOFA-103 or permission of instructor)
3 credits

Linear and Fourier Methods for Imaging
COS-IMGS-261 Description
(P: COS-MATH-182)
4 credits

Multivariable and Vector Calculus
COS-MATH-221
4 credits

Modern Physics I
COS-PHYS-213
3 credits

University Physics II ¹
COS-PHYS-212
4 credits

Liberal Arts & Sciences

3 credits

Liberal Arts & Sciences

3 credits

Liberal Arts & Sciences

3 credits

0 credits0 credits0 credits

Total 

0 for 0 credits



Year 3 (2016)

FallSpringSummer

Geometric Optics ¹
COS-IMGS-321 Description
(P: COS-PHYS-212)
3 credits

Physical Optics ¹
COS-IMGS-322 Description
(P: COS-PHYS-212,COS-IMGS-261 or COS-PHYS-283,COS-PHYS-320 or equivalent)
3 credits

Radiometry ¹
COS-IMGS-251 Description
(P: COS-MATH-182,COS-PHYS-212)
3 credits

Interactions Between Light & Matter
COS-IMGS-341 Description
(P: COS-PHYS-213)
3 credits

Image Processing and Computer Vision I
COS-IMGS-361 Description
(P: COS-IMGS-261,COS-IMGS-180 or equivalent programming experience)
3 credits

Image Processing and Computer Vision II
COS-IMGS-362 Description
(P: COS-IMGS-361)
3 credits

Open Elective

3 credits

Open Elective

3 credits

Liberal Arts & Sciences (Immersion)

3 credits

Liberal Arts & Sciences (Immersion)

3 credits

0 credits0 credits0 credits

Total 

0 for 0 credits



Year 4 (2017)

FallSpringSummer

Imaging Science Elective Track I
COS-IMGS-5xx
3 credits

Imaging Science Elective Track II
COS-IMGS-5xx
3 credits

Imaging Science Senior Project I ²
COS-IMGS-502 Description
(P: Permission of instructor)
3 credits

Imaging Science Senior Project II ²
COS-IMGS-503 Description
(P: Permission of instructor)
3 credits

Noise and System Modeling
COS-IMGS-441 Description
(P: COS-IMGS-211,COS-IMGS-261)
3 credits

Imaging Detectors
COS-IMGS-451 Description
(P: COS-IMGS-251,COS-IMGS-341 or equivalent)
3 credits

Advanced Imaging Laboratory I ¹
COS-IMGS-475 Description
(P: COS-IMGS-261)
2 credits

Advanced Imaging Laboratory II ¹
COS-IMGS-476 Description
(P: COS-IMGS-475)
2 credits

Liberal Arts & Sciences (Immersion)

3 credits

General Education Elective

3 credits

0 credits0 credits0 credits

Total 

0 for 0 credits



¹ Laboratory-based course
² Contains a significant writing component

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