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Arts and Communications Career Field
Train for cutting-edge positions in electronic imaging and multimedia, using state-of-the-art computer software and equipment. 
♦ Ohio College Tech Prep
Year One - 4.0 elective
Year Two - 3.0 elective; 1.0 English 12 (required)
Certification: Students have the opportunity to acquire Adobe Certified Associate - Visual Communications and IC3 (Internet & Computing Core Certification) 
Enter the exciting world of electronic imaging and multimedia. In this nationally recognized program, you'll study traditional art concepts and master computer graphics software to create advertising layouts, digital imagery, Web page designs and more. Prepare for a career in computer animation, multimedia production, graphic design, advertising, publications or other exciting possibilities. Other programs in career field: Graphic Imaging Technology and Media Technology.
Instructor: Melissa Munro
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 What skills will I learn? What types of equipment are used?
  • Drawing
  • Digital photography
  • Multimedia
  • Computer graphics
  • Electronic pre-press/scanning
  • Layout design
  • Advertising and marketing
  • Web page design
  • Interactive media
  • Perspective drawing
  • Portfolio assessment
  • Desktop publishing
  • Image manipulation
  • Hand lettering
  • Art appreciation and critique
  • Digital output
  • Visual communications
  • Frame cutting/mounting
  • Electronic presentation
  • Motion graphics
  • Color theory and management
  • 2-D & 3-D animation
  • Video production and podcasting
  • Nonlinear editing
  • Product packaging 
  • Social Media
  • Macintosh computers
  • Digital and 35 mm cameras
  • Scanners
  • HD video camera and tripod
  • Portable background/lighting kit
  • Digitizing tablet
  • Color laser printer
  • Keyboard and audio workstation
  • Internet
Students will be exposed to the following software programs:
  • InDesign
  • PowerPoint
  • Illustrator
  • Wix
  • Fireworks
  • GarageBand 
  • Final Cut Pro
  • iTunes
  • Twitter
  • Photoshop
  • AfterEffects
  • Logic
  • Keynote
  • Premiere


Find CVCC:
(440) 526-5200
8001 Brecksville Rd
Brecksville, OH 44141
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