The Digital Design program offers a broad foundation of knowledge and skills to prepare students for employment in digital publishing and graphic design positions. The competency-based program stresses understanding and demonstration of graphic design tools and theories including: page layout and design, digital publishing, digital image creation, digital illustration, web design, video and photography productions.
The mission of the Digital Design program at TECO is to prepare students for employment or advanced studies in the graphic design field. The program focuses on the technical expertise and knowledge required in the workplace for page layout design, digital image creation & manipulation, digital illustration, video editing and web design. Students will also develop and refine the business skills and positive life habits needed to succeed in the modern workplace. The Digital Design program is competency-based and consists of 5 occupational completion points; each of which requires the student to meet state standards.
Practical Application of Graphic Design Theories
Page Layout & Design for Digital Publishing
Photography & Video Production Basics
Video Editing & Special Effects
Website & Interactive Design
Industry Certifications and Licenses
MOS (Microsoft Office Specialist Certification in Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)
ACA Print & Digital Media Publication using Adobe InDesign
ACA Visual Communication Using Adobe Photoshop
ACA Graphic Design & Illustration using Adobe Illustrator
ACA Video Communication Using Adobe Premiere Pro
ACA Web Communication Using Adobe Dreamweaver