Introductory 1C, Intermediate 2C, Advanced 3C
5 Credits per course
This course concentrates on the field of graphic design. Using the Adobe Creative Cloud as a platform for creation, students will have the opportunity to create a comprehensive digital portfolio including: photographic images, video production and editing, animations, graphic art, branding, and web design. Students gain experience using industry leading software as an artistic tool to bring their visions to life! Further, students are the driving force behind our incredibly popular Bikeathon Video, Posters and visuals in the school as well as in charge of the visual walls in our Cafeteria.
Introductory level Digital Media & Design will introduce students to all facets of graphic design from learning the programs to understanding visual elements and principles of design. The intermediate level will further these skills and provide students an opportunity to indulge their creative spirit. The advanced level will allow students to individualize their program and focus on their interests, while using their acquired knowledge in career-based tasks such as advertising and branding.
Those interested in pursuing a career in media design will be able to create a professional and usable portfolio for post-secondary. This course will be of interest to students hoping to explore Art, Design, Graphic Design, Photography, Film, or Animation.
Prerequisite: 1C is a prerequisite for 2C; 2C is a prerequisite for 3C.
Course Fee: $40.00 for each level.