Advertising Design I

    Duration: full year Credit 1.0

     Prerequisite: CTE foundations, Grade level 10 or year one of sequence.

    Course Description:               

    This course is designed to introduce students to the design elements, principles and procedures along with computer software and hardware such as Macintosh computer, peripheral devices and Adobe Creative Suit. This course is divided into four units of study: Computer literacy, Adobe Photoshop for digital manipulation, Adobe Illustrator for vector based digital illustration and basic design theory. Students will work using the design procedures while acquiring skills through learning activities with a culminating final project for each unit. This class will build skills needed for Advertising Design ll and build a foundation for acquiring the CTE diploma for Advertising Design.