Skilled and Technical

Arts, AV Technology - Visual Communications

Career and Technical Education

Career and Technical Education (CTE) courses let you explore careers, learn new skills and gain hands-on experience. In some cases, you can earn CTE Dual Credit or an industry certificate while in high school. Learn more about CTU student leadership programs at OSPI CTE.

CLASSES YOU CAN TAKE AT THE MIDDLE SCHOOL

Note: Check with your school for availability. Middle school CTE classes focus on STEM concepts, leadership and entry level industry and employment skills.


8th Grade Digital Photo/Media

CLASSES YOU CAN TAKE IN HIGH SCHOOL

Note: Check with your school for availability.
  • Introduction to Digital Arts = Art Equivalency
  • Photography = Art Equivalency
  • Advanced Photography = Art Equivalency
  • Computer Graphics
  • Digital Video = Art Equivalency


Dual Credit or Certificate

WHAT YOU CAN DO RIGHT AFTER HIGH SCHOOL

CTE DUAL CREDIT - Use the credit you can earn in this pathway.


Bellevue College Digital Media Arts

  • Introduction to Digital Arts
  • or Photography 1 or = Digital Design and Storytelling (DMA 102)
  • Advanced Photography


Continue your education or training at a technical school, two-year community college or four-year university. Here are some examples:

  • Lake Washington Institute of Technology
  • DigiPin Institute of Technology
  • Bellevue College
  • Seattle Film Institute
  • Eastern Washington University

BEGIN YOUR CAREER

Here are some examples. Long-term on the job training in one to 12 months.

  • Photographer


Certificate or Diploma

  • Audio-visual specialist
  • Sound engineering technician
  • Broadcast technician


Bachelors Degree

  • Animator and multimedia artist
  • Fashion designer
  • Film and video editors
  • News reporter


Work experience plus a Bachelors Degree or higher degree

  • Agent and business manager
  • Producer and director
  • Video game designer

CAREER INFORMATION

Career information available on Hello ID-High School Beyond Plan-Career Planner. More information about careers, job trends and educational programs can be found at:

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