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Alex Flores

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Art CTE I A Introduction to Digital Media

This class aims to introduce students to digital photography, audio and video as well as how to create a blog and portfolio. This introduction is meant to create a basis for further courses that specialize in more particular topics. At the end of this class the student should have a basic knowledge of digital media technology, ethics and professional development.  

Students should have access to a computer and internet, a digital audio & video recorder.

 

At the end of this class, students will be expected to know how to create digital images, single track audio files, and lightly edited video files. 

 

Students will also learn about basic copyright law, fair use standards and creative commons.

 

Students will also learn basic file organization and workflow to create and maintain a website, blog and portfolio.

Digital Audio Assignment
Digital Audio Assignment

Assignments for CTE I A

Digital Image Assignment: (due week 5)

You will create a digital image gallery that documents a story, place or individual. The gallery must include 6 to 8 images. The images must be uploaded onto the class google drive under your designated folder. 

You will write up a blog (250 word minimum) describing your experience, thoughts and challenges in the process and the reasons why you chose your particular topic and images.

 

Digital Audio Assignment: (due week 8)

You will write up a script (250 words minimum) addressing one of the following two topics: 

Introducing someone you admire. Who they are and how they have impacted your life positively.

Describing a challenge or difficulty you have had to overcome. How did you do it, what did you learn.

You will record an .mp3 or .wav file of yourself reading the script and upload it into the class google drive under your designated folder.

 

Digital Video Assignment: (due week 11)

You will record 3 short static shots (no camera movement / up to 5 min in length) that document a story, place or individual. The clips must be uploaded onto the class google drive under your designated folder. 

You will write up a blog (250 word minimum) describing your experience, thoughts and challenges in the process and the reasons why you chose your particular topic and clips.

 

Portfolio (due week 14)

We will create a class blog in which you will be able to publish and showcase your assignments. 

Each student will write a short bio and description of their work as a whole. 

Stop Motion Animation
Stop Motion Animation
Create a Flyer
Create a Flyer
Digital Image Assignment
Digital Image Assignment
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Digital Image Assignment
Digital Image Assignment
Digital Audio Assignment
Digital Audio Assignment
Stop Motion Animation
Stop Motion Animation
Create a Flyer
Create a Flyer