IT careers are exciting, challenging and ever changing. Students will be involved in the design, development, support and management of hardware, software, multimedia and systems integration services.
Students in the Information Technology career pathway will be prepared to pursue careers in the Information Technology field.
- Do you like designing, building or maintaining Web sites and applications?
- Do you enjoy designing graphics and animations?
- Do you enjoy developing design layouts?
- Do you want to learn how to maintain and administer networks?
- Are you interested in testing hardware and software for efficiency, reliability, & compatibility?
- Do you want to design network systems and architecture?
This is a project-basedcourse and will cover the fundamentals of game design and coding by following a real-world design and engineering process. Students will create socially useful games and applications for mobile devices and the web. The course emphasizes communication, collaboration, creativity, and problem-solving.
Computer Repair/Computer Security
The curriculum covers the fundamentals of PC technology, networking, and security. Students will learn hands-on technical aspects of the microcomputer, including hardware and software system setup, and troubleshooting with the use of tools, hardware components, as well as hardware and software interfacing. Students will install, configure, upgrade, optimize, and perform preventive maintenance with respect to security using appropriate tools, diagnostic procedures, and troubleshooting techniques.
Animation and Web Design
Students will create, design, and produce interactive multimedia products and services. Students will be provided a broad-based foundation for beginning a career in areas such as animation, web design, and motion graphics. The student will learn HTML5, CSS3, Bootstarp, Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe Animate.
This course introduces the architecture, structure, functions, components, and models of the Internet and computer networks. The principles of IP addressing and fundamentals of Ethernet concepts, media, and operations are introduced to provide a foundation for the curriculum. By the end of the course, students will be able to build simple LAN’s, perform basic configurations for routers and switches, and implement IP addressing schemes.