Communications Technology

TGJ3M & TGJ4M

Communications Technology at both the grade 11 and 12 level introduces students to the fundamental concepts in Graphic Design and digital media. The grade 12 course reinforces the concepts and extends the creative design process and challenges students to examine existing media communications pieces and evaluate their effectiveness.   

Using visual examples, these courses explore the principles of graphic design: image making, typography, composition, color theory and foundation skills in graphic design. Software proficiency in Photoshop and Illustrator are outcomes students can expect.

As well, these courses explore the creation of digital media.  The processes of production: Pre-Production, Production and Post Production. Students will be introduced to Cinematography, Camera Movements, Storyboarding and fundamentals of digital media. Adobe Premiere is used to compile and edit media projects.