Next Classes begin Monday, March 28, 2016. For more information call 754-321-5700 or click here to request information.

Communication Arts

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Commercial Photography Technology I and II:
After completing the Commercial Photography I and II program you will be able to:

  • Manage a photographic business
  • Control exposures (35mm camera)
  • Take basic photographs (35mm camera)
  • Finish photographs
  • Apply lighting techniques
  • Reproduce photographic media
  • Operate various format cameras
  • Process color images
  • Procure color photographs
  • Take studio photographs
  • Produce media presentations
  • Use digital imaging

There is consumer demand for photographic services in the following areas:

  • Portrait photography
  • Social events such as weddings, Bar Mitzvahs, Quinces, etc.
  • Youth Sports
  • Advertising
  • Marketing
  • Web site development
  • Internal communications

Digital Media Technology:

Upon completion of the Digital Media Technology program you can seek employment as:

  • Multimedia Designer
  • Publications Designer
  • 2d Animator
  • Video Editor
  • Web Designer

Digital Photography Technology:

Digital Photography Technology combines the strengths of today's digital SLR cameras for capturing still images as well as digital video.  Software applications taught in this 10 month program are Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom, and Premier.  Employment opportunities after completion of this program range from working as still photographers to working as video editors.

Digital Printing Technology:

The field of Graphic Communications, which has traditionally been referred to as the printing industry, encompasses all phases of the graphic arts processes from origination of idea through reproduction, finishing, and distribution of printed products.

Digital Media/Multimedia Design Technology:

Upon completion of the Digital Media/Multimedia Design Technology program you can seek employment as:

  • Multimedia Production Assistants
  • Multimedia Jr. Designers
  • Multimedia Designers
  • Multimedia Producers
  • Multimedia Specialists

The Digital Media/Multimedia Design Technology program also provides supplemental training for persons previously or currently employed in the above occupational areas.

Students learn the rudiments of the digital media/multimedia technology industry:

  • Presentation planning
  • Elements of presentation design 
  • Storyboarding
  • Integration of video, graphics, animation, and audio elements into new media projects/presentations
  • collaboration/teamwork skills in the multimedia industry

Software mastered includes:

  • Lightwave
  • Dreamweaver
  • Flash
  • Fireworks
  • Photoshop
  • Premiere
  • After Effects
  • Illustrator
  • Acrobat
  • InDesign

Printing & Graphic Communications:

Upon completion of the Printing & Graphic Communications program, you can seek employment as:
  • Graphic artist
  • Scanner Operator
  • Pre-press operator
  • Press operator
  • Bindery Operator

Software mastered includes:

  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Acrobat Pro
  • Harlequin RIP Software

Television Production:

Upon completion of the TV Production program, you can seek employment as:

  • Television Production Operator
  • Television Broadcast Technician
  • Camera Operator
  • Video Recording Engineer
  • Audio Recording Engineer