DIGITAL MEDIA I & II
9313/9316 Grades 11&12 3.75 credits/yr. Harkness
Digital Media is a two-year course designed to prepare students for entry into the professional world of media production for digital distribution. The main focus of this class is learning how to use software and hardware to create graphics, animation, audio and video, in the computer lab and studios. Throughout the course students will be able to publish their work on the Web and participate in large scale production projects that encompass the entire digital media needs of a company or client. Seniors will also participate in a three week internship in the digital media industry, gaining valuable experience while connecting with industry professionals. All students will leave the course with a personal portfolio Web site of work they have done throughout the two year course. Students will be able to publish their portfolio online for use in gaining employment or entry into a college program.