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St. GeorgesSt. Georges Technical High School

Web & Print Technology prepares individuals to apply XHTML, JavaScript, graphics applications, and other authoring tools to the design, editing, and publishing (launching) of documents, images, graphics, sound, and multimedia products on the World Wide Web. Includes instruction in internet theory, web page standards and policies, elements of web page design, user interfaces, vector tools, special effects, interactive and multimedia components, search engines, navigation, portfolio creation, and emerging web technologies. Industry standards will be followed in the course of instruction and students will be able to achieve nationally recognized certification.

In addition to becoming skillful in the use and application of Web and Print Design systems, students will also possess a foundation of knowledge that may transfer to other career pathways working in the information technology field. During the initial year of instruction, students will be able to attain Microsoft Office Software Certification and also develop foundation skills that are important for success in the information technology field. Over a three-year period, the course will provide students with a thorough opportunity to develop specialized career skills that will be based in the design and development of laboratory based projects on a continual basis.

Employment opportunities available after high school graduation:

Art Director, Computer Publishing, Creative Director, Digital Imaging, Freelance Web / Graphic Designer, Graphic Designer, Illustrator, Marketing Director, Media Specialist, Multi-Media Design, Photographer, Production Artist, Studio Technician, Visual Communication Assistant, Web Designer, Web Developer