CTE Pathway: Digital Media & Information Technology

Introduction to Information Technology & Computer Information Systems

Introduction to Information Technology Prerequisite(s): Concurrent enrollment with Computer Information Systems (96614W) This course is an essential foundation class for all students interested in computers, networking, and web -based application and programming. Students who are interested in Information Technology (IT) or Cyber Security careers and would like to learn to set up home computer networks, […]

Computer Programming

Computer Programming Prerequisite(s): Successful completion of Algebra I Students learn to use the JAVA and Python programming language to code and compile programs in an open source or Windows environment. Course content includes program design and problem solving, control structures, functions, parameter passing, data structures, arrays, and file processing. Emphasis is on program design. College […]

Cybersecurity II

Cybersecurity II: Network Operations Prerequisite: Cybersecurity I Courses, or permission of instructor. Concurrent enrollment in Cybersecurity II: Network operations Advanced (26658) (96658W). This course is designed to teach many aspects of computer support and network administration. Students learn networking concepts, from usage to components, and create peer-to-peer network systems 86 and client server networks. Students […]

Database Design & Management

Prerequisite: Introduction to Technology (26116) This course includes database design and Structured Query Language (SQL) programming. Students study database fundamentals, including database development, modeling, design, and normalization. In addition, students are introduced to database programming. Students gain the skills and knowledge needed to use features of database software and programming to manage and control access […]

Photo & Video Technology

Photo & Video Technology I Imaging Technology introduces students to the basic principles of photography while providing a strong emphasis on digital imaging. Students study the development of photography as a communication medium and its evolution into the digital realm. Students learn to use image-editing software to manipulate digital images. Photo & Video Technology II […]

Web Page Design & Multimedia

Students develop proficiency in designing and creating desktop-published projects, multimedia presentations/projects, and Web sites using industry- standard application software. Students apply principles of layout and design in completing projects. Students create portfolios that include a resume and a variety of desktop-published, multimedia, and Web-site projects produced in the course. College Credit: This course may be […]

Digital Animation & Graphic Communication Systems

Digital Animation Prerequisite: Concurrent enrollment in Graphic Communications System (28458) Students gain experiences related to computer animation by using graphics and design concepts. Students solve problems involving 3-D object manipulation, storyboarding, texturing/mapping, lighting concepts, and environmental geometry. Students create a variety of animations that reflect real-world applications and are introduced to interactive and 3-D animation […]

Computer Science Principles, AP

Prerequisite: Successful completion of Algebra with a “B” or better This course offers a multidisciplinary approach to teaching the underlying principles of computation. The course will introduce students to creative aspects of programming, using abstraction and algorithms, working with large data sets, understandings of the internet and issues of cybersecurity, and impacts of computing that […]