Digital Media Arts

Program Description

Digital Media Arts program offers high school juniors and seniors a chance to explore the many opportunities available in the exciting and changing field of digital media. During the two-year program, students will have an opportunity to explore the many opportunities in Digital Media Arts, including: Video Production & Broadcasting, Audio Production; Digital Cinema, Graphic Design, Digital Imaging and Animation & Special Effects for video production. Combining computer skills with personal creativity, the Digital Media Arts program gives students the basic skill set for a career and sets a foundation for future learning at the college level. Students learn communication and teamwork skills by working on larger projects with group members. Students also have their own individual challenges that are included in their portfolio upon completion of the class. Field trips, job shadowing, guest speakers and business partnerships help bring the workplace to the classroom in the Digital Media Arts program. We offer Precision Certification, Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) and Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) certifications.

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Related Professions

Videographer/Editor
Audio Producer
Graphic Designer
Illustrator
Web Designer
Photographer  

Possible Certifications

Adobe Certified Expert
Adobe Certified Associate
CIW Site Design Specialist  

Articulations

Baker College
Davenport
Ferris State
Macomb Community College
Mott Community College
 

Past Events

2018-19 Accomplishments:

Competitions

Business Professionals of America 

  • Broadcast News Production
    • Regionals - 1st Place
    • State - 3rd Place
  • Video Production
    • Regionals - 2nd Place

Field Trips

  • Chicago Field Trip
  • WDIV Field Trip
  • MIPA Journalism Day
  • Mott Community College Field Trip

Philanthropy

  • Be Kind Fundraiser 
    • $693 raised for a family from Imlay City

Broadcasts

  • Live SkillsUSA National Signing Day Live Broadcast
  • 9th Annual Lip Dub (4,469 views over the first weekend)


Contacts

Teacher: Jennifer Holladay
Email: 
jholladay@lapeerisd.org
(810)664-1124 ext. 4114
  
Paraprofessional: Ethan McNulty
Email: 
emcnulty@lapeerisd.org
(810)664-1124 ext. 4114




 Links

Digital Media Arts Moodle Website http://moodle.dmastudent.org


To watch or subscribe to the DMA Student news, The Edge, visit here


A STUDENT PROJECT

Digital Media Art student, Brittany Winkleman, tells her story, of what it's like to be a teenager with disabilities. Watch "Hear Me, See Me, Know Me"  click here