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Fine & Applied Arts

Foundations of Design, Multimedia Arts, & Digital Communications

Credits:
5
Meeting Time

Q1 - 9:15 -10:45, 12:45 - 2:15

Course Description

Student are introduced to the variety of programs and occupations in the arts, audio/video technology, and communications systems. Within this context, students will be expected to develop an understanding of the various and multifaceted career opportunities in this cluster and the knowledge, skills, and educational requirements for those opportunities.

Graduation Requirement
Prerequisites

None.

UAS Flight Concepts & Training

Credits:
5
Meeting Time

Q2: 9:15 - 10:45

Course Description

Introduces and develops flight control and piloting techniques for common Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) platforms. Students learn and demonstrate maneuvers, procedures, and best practices for safe UAS operation on fixed wing and rotary wing systems. Develops the skills and knowledge required to be a pilot of a UAS in the National Airspace System. Students who are new to aviation will develop functional knowledge in the areas of pilot-in-command responsibilities, aerodynamic principles, aviation meteorology, and the flight environment.

Course ID: AVT 155

Graduation Requirement
Concurrent Enrollment
Prerequisites

This class is taught on the Futures Lab's campus, however, students must enroll in AIMS and complete concurrent enrollment paperwork. See your school counselor for assistance with concurrent enrollment.

Pathway

Principles of Audio

Credits:
5
Meeting Time

Q2: 9:15 - 10:45, 12:45 - 2:15

Course Description

This class focuses on basic audio production techniques to be used in television production. Includes the use of basic audio equipment and mixer to produce audio tracks for radio and television production.

Graduation Requirement

Futures Lab Catering 1 & 2

Credits:
10
Meeting Time

Q1 & Q2:  9:15 - 12:15

Course Description

This program is designed for students with career interests in the food industry as well as owning their own catering business.  The purpose of this course is to develop skills in quantity food preparation, safety and sanitation, planning, customer service, business plans and entrepreneurship.

Graduation Requirement

Introduction to Adobe Photoshop

Credits:
5
Meeting Time

Q1:  12:45 - 2:20

Course Description

This course oncentrates on the high-end capabilities of Adobe Photoshop as an illustration, design and photo retouching tool. Students explore a wide range of selection and manipulation techniques that can be applied to photos, graphics and videos. Course competencies and outline follow those set out by the Adobe Certified Associate exam in Visual Communication Using Adobe Photoshop.

Graduation Requirement

MobileMakers Studio

Credits:
10
Meeting Time

Q3 & Q4: 9:15 - 10:45

Course Description

For students who have completed the full year MobileMakersEdu course, MobileMakersStudios provides an experience to advance their Swift programming skills and iOS design skills. Using client management and development team methods from industry they investigate a client need to develop a mobile app solution. Geared towards grades 10-12 students leave the course internship ready.

Graduation Requirement
Pathway

Digital Audio Technology A & B

Credits:
10
Meeting Time

Q3 & Q4: 12:45 - 2:15

Course Description

Digital Audio Technology I is designed to provide students interested in audio production careers such as audio for radio and television broadcasting, audio for video and film, audio for animation and game design, music production and live sound, and additional opportunities and skill sets. Digital Audio Technology I does not replace Audio/Video Production courses but is recommended as a single credit, co-curricular course with an audio production technical emphasis. This course can also be paired with Digital Media. Students will be expected to develop an understanding of the audio industry with a technical emphasis on production and critical-listening skills.

Graduation Requirement

Introduction to Adobe InDesign

Credits:
5
Meeting Time

Hexter 5: 12:45 - 2:50

Course Description

This course introduces students to InDesign, a page layout program which integrates effortlessly with other Adobe design programs. InDesign delivers creative freedom and productivity to DTP. Class discussions and independent projects supplement hands-on classroom work.

Graduation Requirement