Gaming, MultiMedia & Web Design
Gaming, MultiMedia & Web Design is a one-year program for students interested in the exciting worlds of video game design, computer graphics and Web design. They will learn how to design videogames; create Web pages, computer graphics and characters using Adobe software; create comics using ComicLife; and learn about business procedures and professional etiquette. Students prepare to test for Adobe Certified Associate exams in Flash, PhotoShop and Dreamweaver.
Students work on a variety of projects and apply their knowledge by serving actual customers. They also may earn college credit and credit for integrated English or math.
Upon completion of Gaming, MultiMedia & Web Design, students may continue their Career & Tech studies in the Computer Network Technician/Information Technology program, or at college, or they may enter the workforce.
Game designer, developer or specialist
Web page designer or specialist
Graphic designer or specialist
Animator or illustrator
Software or computer sales representative
Video game tester
Units of Study:
Basics of HTML, XHTML, CSS & Java
Game design in Game Maker and Flash
Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Flash, FireWorks, Dreamweaver, Acrobat)
Computer programming with Java
Principles of marketing
Integrated English (seniors)
Hudson Valley Community College/College in the
Schenectady County Community College/ University in the High School
SUNY Cobleskill/College in the High School
Art Institute of Pittsburgh