Arts, Audiovisual Technology and Communications

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PRINCIPLES OF ART, A/V TECH & COMMUNICATIONS
Career opportunities in the Computer graphic Arts field are explored as students learn the basics of communicating orally, visually, and with written expression using computer technology.

DIGITAL AND INTERACTIVE MEDIA (DIM)
Students design multi-media projects and analyze current and emerging technology in the career area of Art and Audiovisual Communications.

ANIMATION
Students study the history and techniques of the animation industry. The basics of 2D and 3D animation and motion graphics are explored. Students begin to create a demo reel portfolio of animation shorts.

INTERIOR DESIGN
Students discover ways to enhance interior living and working spaces based on psychological, physiological and sociological needs of the people who inhabit them. The basics of scale drawings of interior spaces are covered as well as construction of furniture and homes.

ADVANCED ANIMATION
Students develop advanced skills and technical knowledge in animation. 2D and 3D animation projects are added to the portfolio developed in Animation. This portfolio will be used for future job applications and college applications.