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Digital Media AV100
Credit: 2 credits, Year
Lab Fee: None from U-High, but some courses may be assessed a lab fee by the BACC
Do you want to know how they make the Disney Animated Movies? Well here is a class for you. Students in this course will develop skills used by digital media graphic designers, desktop publishers, and other members of the multimedia/communications industry. Students will be using industry standard software packages, such as: Photoshop, Illustrator, Final Cut Pro X, GarageBand, Scratch and more. Students will also be eligible to test for their Adobe Certified Associate credentials in Photoshop and Illustrator CS5. Students will be introduced to drawing techniques, digital photography, page assembly, computer animation, multi-media, production and print technologies, such as screen-printing. Students will utilize the steps necessary to mass produce digital media designs. If you are considering a career in graphic arts, this is the class for you!
This class is Dual Credit with Heartland Community College, Digital Media 101, 3 credits.
Courses at the Bloomington Area Career Center are available to U-High students. Each course has its own unique prerequisites. Students interested in applying to the BACC need to pre-register with the U-High form and fill out an BACC application (which are available from their counselor). Final determination for course enrollment is made by the Career Center. Enrolled students will generally be off campus for three class periods. Students should take special note of the BACC courses that have the possibility of earning college credit and/or certificates with successful completion. On the U-High form, please pre-register for the specific course that you requesting on the BACC form and the class period you would prefer.
BACC has three (3) different class periods:
1) 7:30-9:14 a.m.,
2) 9:50-11:48 a.m., and
3) 12:31-2:15 p.m.
CREDIT: 2TYPE: RegularGRADE: 11-12
Digital Media II AV200
Credit: 2 credits, Year
Lab Fee: None from U-High, but some courses may be assessed a lab fee by the BACC
Prerequisite: Successful Completion of Digital Media I
Students in this class will receive intensive study in advanced digital media design, computer animation, and multimedia. Students will have the opportunity to establish a leadership role within the print shop, and partner with outside resources to create projects for distribution. This class is recommended for students who are considering a career in the Creative Services Industry as well as preparing for post-secondary education.
This class is Dual Credit with Heartland Community College, Digital Media 120, 3 credits.
Courses at the Bloomington Area Career Center are available to U-High students. Each course has its own unique prerequisites. Students interested in applying to the BACC need to pre-register with the U-High form and fill out an BACC application (which are available from their counselor). Final determination for course enrollment is made by the Career Center. Enrolled students will generally be off campus for three class periods. Students should take special note of the BACC courses that have the possibility of earning college credit and/or certificates with successful completion. On the U-High form, please pre-register for the specific course that you requesting on the BACC form and the class period you would prefer.
BACC has three (3) different class periods:
1) 7:30-9:14 a.m.,
2) 9:50-11:48 a.m., and
3) 12:31-2:15 p.m.
CREDIT: 2TYPE: RegularGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: AV100 - Digital Media