4 Credits per semester
Grade Level: 10, 11, 12
Information Technology: Interactive Media is a career and technical education business and information technology course that will prepare students for careers in business and industry working with interactive media. Students will become competent in creating, designing, and producing secure interactive media products and services for business and industry. This program of study emphasizes the development of digitallygenerated or computerenhanced products using multimedia technologies. Students will develop an understanding of IT professionalism including the importance of ethics, communication skills, and knowledge of the virtual workplace. Skills needed to acquire related certifications will be an integral part of this program; e.g., CIW (Certified Internet Webmaster) Foundations, Application Development, E-Commerce, Enterprise Development; Microsoft MCSD, Visual Basic, C/C++, Java, etc. Essential skill areas include but are not limited to: Animation; Media Design; Interactive Digital Media; GUI Interfaces; Instructional Application; Application Design; Authoring Languages; Audio/Visual Production; and Digital Imaging.