Skip to main content

Digital, Visual, and Media Arts Pathway

Courses in Design Visual Media Arts provide students with an understanding of the processes and systems common to careers in publishing, printing, and other forms of media distribution. Representative topics include graphic design concepts, art and copy preparation, animation and editing, desktop publishing, on demand publishing, school yearbook, magazine layout, advertising and promotion, printing technology. Students will learn design software such as Adobe Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop to create projects that will be printed in traditional and digital formats.

pathway sequence
Costa Mesa
High School
 

INTRO: 
Media 
Photography (F)

INTERMEDIATE:
Media 
Photography (F)

ADVANCED:
Media Arts Portfolio (F)*

Corona Del Mar
High School
EXPLORE: 
ROP                      Multi-Media
Com Design (F)*

INTRO:
Media  Photography (F)

INTERMEDIATE: 
Media 
Photography (F)

ADVANCED:
Media Arts Portfolio (F)*
Estancia 
High School
EXPLORE: 
ROP                      Multi-Media
Com Design (F)*

EXPLORE:
ROP Visual Imagery (F)*

EXPLORE:
ROP Computer  Graphics (F)*

 

*: Articulated with a Community College                                                                        UC A-G approved course
                                                                                                                                            F: Fine Arts G: Elective

DVMA create video of Estancia's CTE
cdmhs Art of Animation students work on a project