Digital Media I:
Digital Media I is a project-based course that allows students to creatively express themselves through digital graphics, print media, computer animation, and other newly emerging forms of digital media. Using industry standard tools and techniques, students will create innovative digital media projects for clients both inside and out of the school district. Students will also be given the ability to facilitate meetings, serve as team leaders, manage project timelines and produce professional products. In addition, students will also be expected to give presentations, as well as participate in class critiques and team meetings. This integrated curriculum forms a solid groundwork from which students may build upon in Digital Media II.
This course is a Satellite Center course taught at the Dr. Rodney Lafon Performing Arts Center.
PREREQUISITE: (one of the following) Art II, Talented Art, AP Studio Art, Digital Graphics and Animation or Satellite Center Instructor recommendation.
Grade Level: 11-12 Credits: 2 Fee: (None)
PATHWAYS: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources - Architecture & Construction - Arts, A/V Technology & Communication - Business Management - Health Sciences - Hospitality & Tourism - Information Technology - Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security
Digital Media II:
Digital Media II is a continuation of Digital Media I, expanding upon students' visual design abilities and technical skills. Students will create electronic and print portfolios, explore various animation techniques, styles, and production methods, and continue to work on advanced design campaigns. There is a strong focus on students providing project and team management services to other students, as well as fostering a real-world business atmosphere in the classroom.
This course is a Satellite Center course taught at the Dr. Rodney Lafon Performing Arts Center. Through the course, students have the opportunity to earn an Industry Based Certification of Adobe Illustrator.
PREREQUISITE: Digital Media I. Grade Level: 11-12 Credits: 2 Fee: (None)
PATHWAYS: Arts, A/V Technology & Communication - Business Management - Health Sciences - Hospitality & Tourism - Information Technology