Sign In

Skip Navigation LinksComputer Science and Applied Technology
 Course Catalog/DispForm.aspx?ID=68147{a1474b88-e943-4771-be13-3b8882c5fdd4}J90Independent Study in TechnologyIf a student wants to take an independent study course in this content area, he or she must complete an Independent Study Contract with a teacher willing to sponsor the independent study. The student and teacher must obtain the approval of the building administrator. Independent study will be approved only in advance and if it falls into one of the following categories: (a) study that goes beyond the academic program available at the school; (b) study that duplicates an elective class but which is unavailable to the student; (c) study that is truly individualized and cannot be taught within the curriculum; or, (d) intensive summer programs or travel.5Practical Experiences9th;#10th;#11th;#12th;#1 SemesterComputer TechnologyN/ANo Course Catalog/DispForm.aspx?ID=68165{a1474b88-e943-4771-be13-3b8882c5fdd4}D87Web DesignStudents begin the class by learning basic HTML, the code and building blocks behind creating web pages. Once that skill is mastered they are introduced to page layout using CSS, Cascading Style sheets. Students are introduced to Adobe Dreamweaver and accompany adobe image processing software. Basic image processing and manipulation techniques and software will be introduced. General elements of design are discussed including symmetry, balance, color matching. Copyright rules will be discussed as to what is appropriate and what is not appropriate to place on a webpage. Social media will be used to share data and students will design and maintain personal blog sites they will be expected to maintain. Basic interactive tools such as php and MySQL applications will be demonstrated and used in creating dynamic web based applications. Membership in the Student Organizations SkillsUSA or TSA is an integral part of this program.5Practical Arts9th;#10th;#11th;#12th;#1 SemesterComputer TechnologySTEM, Arts, Design & information TechnologyNo Course Catalog/DispForm.aspx?ID=67797{a1474b88-e943-4771-be13-3b8882c5fdd4}B13Desktop Publishing and Computer GraphicsThis class focuses on desktop publishing, graphics, and presentation software to create newsletters, books, magazines, newspapers, multimedia, presentations, and movies. Basic concepts of design, layout, typography, and graphics will be used to create professional-looking documents and presentations.5Practical Arts9th;#10th;#11th;#12th;#1 SemesterComputer TechnologySTEM, Arts, Design & information TechnologyNo