Course Catalog - Audio/Video Digital Communications

Communications Arts High School

Audio/Video Digital Communications

Business & Industry Endorsement

PR: Prerequisite   |   CR: Credit for Course   |   SEM: Semesters   |   LC: Local Credit


(It is recommended students follow the program of study sequence level 1-4 as outlined by TEA.)

 

Principles of Arts, AV Technology, and Communication (9-10) #8175

Students will apply professional communications strategies. They will understand and examine problem-solving methods. Students will use technology applications when completing Arts, Audio/Video Technology, and Communications projects and processes.

SEM: 2 CR: 1

 

Digital Communications of the 21st Century M (10-12) #8179

Digital Communications of the 21st Century D (10-12) #8518

Digital Communications in the 21st Century will prepare students for the societal demands of increased civic literacy, independent working environments, global awareness, and the mastery of a base set of analysis and communication skills. Students will be expected to design and present an effective product based on well researched issues in order to thoughtfully propose suggested solutions to authoritative stakeholders. The outcome of the process and product approach is to provide students an authentic platform to demonstrate effective application of multimedia tools within the contexts of global communication and collaborative communities and appropriately share their voices to affect change that concerns their future.

SEM: 2 CR: 1

 

Audio/Video Production I M (11-12) #8173

Students will develop an understanding of the Arts, Audio/ Video Technology, and Communications industry with a focus on pre-production, production, and post-production audio and video activities.

SEM: 2 CR: 1

 

Audio/Video Production II M (11-12) #8168

Audio/Video Production II D (11-12) #8163

Students develop an advanced understanding of the Audio/Video Production industry with a focus on preproduction, production, and post-production activities. This course may be implemented in an advanced audio format or an advanced format, including both audio and video.

Audio/Video Production II Lab

Students will be expected to develop an advanced understanding of the industry with a focus on preproduction, production, and post-production products. Through diverse forms of storytelling and production, students will exercise and develop creativity, intellectual curiosity, and critical-thinking, problem-solving, and collaborative skills. This course may be implemented in an audio format or a format with both audio and video. Requiring a lab corequisite for the course affords necessary time devoted specifically to the production and post-production process.

PR: Audio/Video Production I

SEM: 2 CR: 2