Technology

Business Technology Courses

BUSINESS APPLICATIONS 7352

(Grades 9-10-11-12)

Students will earn half of the FINE ARTS CREATION AND PERFORMANCE STANDARD.

Course Description: This is a one semester course designed to build proficiency in formatting business documents using a variety of Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Excel, Access), Adobe (Illustrator, InDesign), and Prezi. Students will build skills in the following areas: creating spreadsheets and charts, designing databases and generating reports, forms, and labels, creating and delivering presentations, creating newsletters and brochures and editing images / graphics.

BUSINESS GRAPHICS/PHOTOSHOP 7361

(Grades 9-10-11-12)

Students will earn half of the FINE ARTS CREATION AND PERFORMANCE STANDARD.

Course Description: Learn to create higher-level word processed documents commonly used in the business world and continue improving your keyboarding skills. You will produce professional brochures, newsletters, flyers, business cards and various other desktop publishing items using MS Publisher and MS Word. Adobe Photoshop will be used as the main digital graphic editor in this course.

WEB PAGE DESIGN & MULTIMEDIA GRAPHICS 7353

(Grades 9-10-11-12)

Students will earn half of the ARTS CREATION AND PERFORMANCE STANDARD.

Course Description: Students will design and develop visually appealing personal and e-commerce web sites. Students will gain experience with HTML/XHTML coding, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), JavaScript, Fireworks, Dreamweaver, Flash and Adobe Acrobat. Students will also learn how to publish (putting it online) and update a website using FTP.


WEB PAGE DESIGN II 7354

(Grades 11-12)

Prerequisite: Web Page Design & Multimedia Graphics

Students will earn half of the ARTS CREATION AND PERFORMANCE STANDARD.

Course Description: Web Page Design II is designed to give students the opportunity to design, enhance and develop visually appealing, effective web sites. Advanced Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), JavaScript and Flash using Actionscript 3.0 will be the focus of the course. Students will use CSS and JavaScript to enhance their professional-level web sites from web Page Design and Multimedia Graphics. Students will then review graphic skills used in Flash and enhance those skills by learning the ActionScript 3.0 programming language to create video games using the Flash software.


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