Digital Video Technology
NOTE: Students accepted into a Business Program, who have COMPLETED coursework in Digital Information Technology and have earned the Microsoft 2016 (or more recent) bundle certification, to include Word, PowerPoint, and Excel, may opt out of OTA0040 and move directly into the next course in sequence. Microsoft bundle certifications on versions prior to 2016 will NOT allow a student to be eligible for opting out of OTA0040.
Digital Video Technology prepares students for the exciting field of digital production where they can either continue with secondary education or directly enter the career field as a videographer, editor, production assistant, lighting director, or entry level technician.
Students will gain practical knowledge and skills for entry level in the fields of video production, television production, news gathering, and film production using current digital video equipment. The program builds knowledge in script writing, preproduction planning, scheduling, hiring a crew, camera work, lighting, audio recording, set design, studio production, field production and editing.