Visual Media

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tvte screen lofgo 150Visual Media deals with communication through printed, televised or computerized media. Using iMacs students explore the fields of Advertising, Commercial Art and Design, Pinhole & Digital Photography, Graphic Design, Screen-Printing, Offset Lithography and Desktop Video Production to create artwork or solve design problems. The use of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) and the iLife suite of products will be introduced. Anyone interested in the aforementioned areas or learning how Apple works is encouraged to take this class.

VISUAL MEDIA TOOLS

BASIC PHOTOSHOP TUTORIALS

Specific Course Descriptions
Introduction to Visual Media: Grades 9-12 – 0.5 credit (641)
This area of technology deals with communication through printed, televised or computerized media. Students explore the fields of Advertising, Commercial Art and Design, Pinhole & Digital Photography, Graphic Design, Screen-Printing, Offset Lithography and Desktop Video Production to create artwork or solve design problems. The use of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) and the iLife suite of products will be introduced. Anyone interested in the aforementioned areas or learning how Apple works is encouraged to take this class. A materials fee may be assessed for this class.

Intermediate Visual Media: 1 credit (643)
Prerequisite: Introduction to Visual Media
This area of technology deals with communication through printed, televised or computerized media. Students explore the fields of Advertising, Commercial Art and Design, Pinhole & Digital Photography, Graphic Design, Screen-Printing, Offset Lithography and Desktop Video Production to create artwork or solve design problems. The use of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) and the iLife suite of products will be studied in depth. A materials fee may be assessed for this class.

Advanced Visual Media: 1 credit (644)
Prerequisite: Intermediate Visual Media or Traditional & Digital Photography
This class is intended for student directed in-depth study of visual media. The student, in conjunction with the teacher, will develop course work and projects. This is an ideal class to explore your individual interests in visual media and to create a digital portfolio to display your talents and abilities. A materials fee may be assessed for this class.