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20-21 High School Courses{a1474b88-e943-4771-be13-3b8882c5fdd4}20-21 High School CoursesBeginning with the class of 2010, 220 credit hours must be earned in the areas listed below. Ten credits are equivalent to one full year of credit in a specific subject. Please note that 'Max Fee' represents the maximum fee allowed to be charged by the district for that course. Schools may opt to charge less than the approved maximum. Please check with the school about actual fees for a specific course. Please click on one of the links to the left to see all courses in that content area. Courses List/DispForm.aspx?ID=75094{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 Courses List/DispForm.aspx?ID=76170{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