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: Audio and Video Production; 2D Video Animation; Graphic Design,Web Design and Development, Flash Animation, and Photography. 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 Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) and Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) certifications, along with CIW Site Design Specialists.

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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
Lansing Community College
 

Past Events

2015-16 Accomplishments:

  • SkillsUSA
    • Regionals
      • Madison Keliin – TV Video Production – Direct to State
      • Adam Fisher – TV Video Production – Direct to State
      • Alexandra Latchaw – TV Video Production – Direct to State
      • Colton Rodela – TV Video Production – Direct to State
      • Brianna Kitchen – Digital Cinema Production – Direct to State
      • Autumn Kirby – Digital Cinema Production – Direct to State
      • David Louswma – Audio Production – Direct to State
      • Jack DeCou – Audio Production – Direct to State 
    • State
      • Colton Rodela – TV Video Production – 3rd Place
      • Adam Fisher – TV Video Production – 3rd Place
      • David Louswma – Audio Production – 4th Place
      • Jack DeCou – Audio Production – 4th Place
  • Video Project
    • Update and replace all program videos on LCISD Website
    • Update and replace recruitment video
  • Produced the 6th Annual Ed Tech Lip Dub


Past Accomplishments

 

2014-15 Accomplishments
2011-12 Accomplishments

  

Videos



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

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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"  here