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AV Technology & Communications

Audio & Video Technology & Film

Course 1: Audio & Video Tech & Film I
Prerequisite: None

This course will serve as the foundational course in the Audio & Video Technology & Film pathway. The course prepares students for employment or entry into a post-secondary education program in the audio and video technology career field. Topics covered may include, but are not limited to: terminology, safety, basic equipment, script writing, production teams, production and programming, lighting, recording and editing, studio production, and professional ethics. Skills USA, the Georgia Scholastic Press Association, Technology Student Association (TSA) and Student Television Network are examples of, but not limited to, appropriate organizations for providing leadership training and/or for reinforcing specific career and technical skills and may be considered an integral part of the instructional program. All material covered in Audio & Video Technology & Film I will be utilized in subsequent courses.

Course 2: Audio & Video Tech & Film II
Prerequisite: Audio & Video Tech & Film I

This one credit course is the second in a series of three that prepare students for a career in Audio Video Technology and Film production and/or to transfer to a postsecondary program for further study. Topics include: Planning, Writing, Directing and Editing a Production; Field Equipment Functions; Operational Set-Up and Maintenance; Advanced Editing Operations; Studio Productions; Performance; Audio/Video Control Systems; Production Graphics; Career Opportunities; and Professional Ethics. Skills USA, the Georgia Scholastic Press Association, Technology Student Association (TSA) and Student Television Network are examples of, but not limited to, appropriate organizations for providing leadership training and/or for reinforcing specific career and technical skills and may be considered an integral part of the instructional program.

Course 3: Audio & Video Tech & Film III
Prerequisite: Audio & Video Tech & Film II

This one credit transition course is designed to facilitate student-led projects under the guidance of the instructor. Students work cooperatively and independently in all phases of production. Skills USA, the Georgia Scholastic Press Association, Technology Student Association (TSA), and Student Television Network are examples of, but not limited to, appropriate organizations for providing leadership training and/or for reinforcing specific career and technical skills and may be considered an integral part of the instructional program.

AV Technology & Film Career Opportunities:

  • Video Systems Technicians
  • Video Graphics, Special Effects, and Animation
  • Audio-Video Designers and Engineers
  • Technical Computer Support Technicians Film, Video, and DVD
  • Audio-Video System Service Technicians
  • Audio Systems Technicians
  • Audio/Video Operations
  • Control Room Technician
  • Station Mangers and Radio & TV Announcers
  • Publishers, Editors, and Journalists and Reporters, Print, Broadcast, Other Broadcast Technicians

 

INSTRUCTORS

Christine Johnson

Audio, Video, Technology, & Film Instructor

Tajshmon Brooks

Audio, Video, Technology, & Film Instructor

William Wingfield

Audio, Video, Technology, & Film Instructor

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