Communications

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Course Pathways Chart

Communications Technology TGJ2O1

This course introduces students to communications technology from a media perspective. Students will work in the areas of TV/video and movie production, radio and audio production, print and graphic communications, photography, and interactive new media and animation. Student projects may include computer-based activities such as creating videos, editing photos, working with audio, cartooning, developing animations, and designing web pages. Students will also develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to communications technology, and will explore secondary and postsecondary education and training pathways and career opportunities in the various communications technology fields.
CREDIT: 1
TYPE: Open
GRADE: 10

Communications Technology: Broadcast and Print Production TGJ3O1

This course enables students to develop knowledge and skills in the areas of graphic communication, printing and publishing, audio and video production, and broadcast journalism. Students will work both independently and as part of a production team to design and produce media products in a project-driven environment. Practical projects may include the making of signs, yearbooks, video and/or audio productions, newscasts, and documentaries. Students will also develop an awareness of related environmental and societal issues, and will explore secondary and postsecondary education and training pathways and career opportunities in the various communications technology fields.
CREDIT: 1
TYPE: Open
GRADE: 11

U/C – Communication Technology, University/College TGJ3M1

This course examines communications technology from a media perspective. Students will develop knowledge and skills as they design and produce media projects in the areas of live, recorded, and graphic communications. These areas may include TV, video, and movie production; radio and audio production; print and graphic communications; photography; digital imaging; broadcast journalism; and interactive new media. Students will also develop an awareness of related environmental and societal issues, and will explore college and university programs and career opportunities in the various communications technology fields.
CREDIT: 1
TYPE: University/College
GRADE: 11

U/C – TV/Video – Communications Technology: TV, Video and Movie Production TGV3M1

This course examines communications technology from a media perspective and enables students to develop knowledge and skills in the area of video and TV production. Students will work both independently and as part of a production team to design and produce media projects in a project driven environment. Practical projects may include newscasts, video productions, corporate videos, school and community video projects, sports videos, 3D Animation, photography, and print and graphic communications. Students will also develop an awareness of related environmental and societal issues and explore secondary and post secondary education and training pathways and career opportunities in the various communications technology fields. Students will be admitted into this course by interview only.
Recommended: Grade 10 Communications Technology
COURSE NOTE: Recommended preparation TGJ2OI.
CREDIT: 1
TYPE: University/College
GRADE: 11

Communications Technology: Digital Imagery and Web Design TGJ4O1

This course enables students to develop knowledge and skills in the areas of photography, digital imaging, animation, 3D modelling, and web design. Students will work both independently and as part of a production team to design and produce media products in a project-driven environment. Practical projects may include photo galleries, digital images, animations, 3D models, and websites. Students will also expand their awareness of environmental and societal issues related to communications technology, and will explore postsecondary education, training, and career opportunities.
CREDIT: 1
TYPE: Open
GRADE: 12

U/C – Communications Technology TGJ4M1

This course enables students to further develop media knowledge and skills while designing and producing projects in the areas of live, recorded, and graphic communications. Students may work in the areas of TV, video, and movie production; radio and audio production; print and graphic communications; photography; digital imaging; broadcast journalism; and interactive new media. Students will also expand their awareness of environmental and societal issues related to communications technology, and will investigate career opportunities and challenges in a rapidly changing technological environment.
CREDIT: 1
TYPE: University/College
GRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: TGJ3M1 – U/C – Communication Technology, University/College or TGV3M1 – U/C – TV/Video – Communications Technology: TV, Video and Movie Production

U/C – TV/Video – Communications Technology: TV, Video and Movie Production TGV4M1

This course examines film and television from idea development and writing, to production. Techniques illustrated in this course outline the elements used in the area of film making and television broadcast. Students will develop knowledge and skills relating to the complex components, techniques and procedures required in film making. Students also study industry standards, regulations, and health and safety issues. They explore careers, the importance of lifelong learning, and the impact of communications technology on society and the environment.
CREDIT: 1
TYPE: University/College
GRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: TGJ3M1 – U/C – Communication Technology, University/College or TGV3M1 – U/C – TV/Video – Communications Technology: TV, Video and Movie Production