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Communications Technology

Holy Trinity's Communication lab is equipped with Apple iMac computers, and industry standard video and audio production gear.

Here aspiring graphic designers, web developers, animators and radio, television, and film producers learn what it's like to work in the fast paced media world.  This course is ideal for the university or college bound student who is interested in a career in any aspect of media, public relations, or advertising.

Communication Technology also provides an excellent opportunity for all students to develop a skills-set used in business, marketing and sales.

COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY- Course Descriptions

TGJ2O  Communications Technology, Grade 10, Open
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 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 explore secondary and postsecondary education and training pathways and career opportunities in the various communications technology fields.
 
TGJ3M  Communications Technology, Grade 11, University/College Preparation
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 explore college and university programs and career opportunities in the various communications technology fields. 
 
TGJ4M  Communications Technology, Grade 12, University/College Preparation
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.  Prerequisite: Communications Technology, Grade 11, University/College Preparation
 
TGJ4O   Communications Technology: Digital Imagery and Web Design, Grade 12, Open
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 explore postsecondary education, training, and career opportunities.