Career Major - Interactive Media Specialist

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Interactive Media Specialist - Fairview Campus only
The Interactive Media Specialist career major prepares students to create and edit multimedia for video, print and web publishing. Students acquire fundamental web authoring skills and learn design strategies through the application of XHTML and Cascading Style Sheets. In addition, they master non-linear computer editing techniques to create, revise, optimize and export graphics for a variety of media. Students gain skills required for Adobe, CIW, and/or WOW industry certifications.

Career Major Length: 600 hours

SOC Code: 27.1024
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Fundamentals of Technology* 120
Fundamentals of Web Design* 120
Multimedia and Image Management Techniques* 120
Digital Media Production 120
Career Major Capstone 120

Campus Location
: Fairview only

*This course meets the requirements for a computer science/computer technology course for high school students that are in the OHLAP program.

Financial Aid Eligible: No

Who Can Enroll: High School Students

Student Organization: BPA - Business Professionals of America

Tuition and Materials Use Fees:
Testing and certification fees may apply.

Salary Range:

Helpful Attributes and Abilities:

  • Reading, language and math skills at the 8th grade level or above
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Dependability

Cluster: Information Technology

Pathway: Web and Digital Communications

Fairview Instructor: Mrs. Jessica Schanbacher

Updated 7/7/14