Career and Technical Education

  • DIGITAL DESIGN

    Computers, scanners, Internet, telecommunications, multimedia presentations are what we will work with in this class. Learn the in sand outs of the new technology in today’s digital publishing industry. Students will use Photoshop, Indesign, and Illustrator in this class. Instruction is designed to provide an understanding of the advances being made in technology today and in the future! Upon successful completion of the industry certification exam and/or the Tech Prep Test students will earn college credits.
     

    NEW MEDIA AND DIGITAL VIDEO FUNDAMENTALS

    This course is designed to work with digital cameras, camcorders, and scanners to create professional projects using AdobePhotoshop, Dreamweaver, and Flash. Final projects will be used to create an Electronic Portfolio perfect for employment and college applications. Upon successful completion of the industry certification exam and/or the Tech PrepTest students will earn college credits.
     

    WEB DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT

    Students will learn the basics of the Internet, Intranet and World Wide Web. Students will use XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript todevelop and design websites. Dreamweaver, Flash, Fireworks and Photoshop will beused to enhance and design dynamic websites. At the conclusion of the course, students have the opportunity to become industry certified in the Adobe Programs. Upon successful completion of the industry certification exam and/orthe Tech Prep Test students will earn college credits.
     

    DRAFTING

    This course is designed to provide instruction indeveloping graphic communications skills. This includes freehand sketching, use and care of equipment, technical terms and techniques, basic shape construction, scale drawings, applied math, geometric drawings, multi-view orientation,visualization, dimensioning, pictorial drawings, and surface developments. CAD skills are used in the development of architectural plans.