The MultiMedia Program was designed to provide a variety of media and technology lessons to underserved students who would otherwise not have excess to cutting edge technology. We provide a wide array of Technical lessons:
Laptop Linguistics – Intro to Personal Computers
In today’s ever expanding world of technology, everyone needs to know how to use a computer. This intensive course introduces students to the basic concepts and techniques used in operating a computer.
Video Production Basics – From Script to Screen
Lights! Camera! Action! In this course in video production, students learn the basics of how to make a movie. Starting with formulating their stories in pre-production, working as the crew to execute and shoot them with digital video cameras in production and putting it all together and editing them in post-production using industry-standard software tools, students watch as their creative ideas and imaginations come to life!
Learn how to make your pictures POP! In this crash course on graphic design, students learn creative ways to manipulate imagery through industry standard illustration programs like Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator.
A picture is worth a thousand words! This intensive course introduces students to the basic functions of a digital still camera and teaches them how to capture an aesthetically pleasing picture.
Digital Green & Science Environmental Media
Our Earth will not survive tomorrow, if we don’t take care of it today. This course teaches children about the environment, while dually introducing them to the practical use of video and still photography as tools of persuasion and activism in the field of environmental advocacy.
Basic fundamentals of character design with a concerted emphasis on concept development, style, posing, attitude and expression models and the development of basic drawing skills are learned.
Health is at the forefront of child concerns. Childhood Obesity has become a major issue. This project helps children become aware of good health education, as well as, making them ambassadors of health by creating various media projects bringing aware to the public. Students produce Public Service Announcements (PSA), Music Videos, Fitness and Health videos to promote Health awareness and Fitness.
Communications is key to the entire world. Students learn how to create basic Internet Websites and designs. They learn how the Internet works, and the programs needed to create various types of pages. Message development, Search Engines, Provides and safe use of the Internet will be stressed.
ACT for Multimedia
ACT for Multimedia will be an introduction to on camera acting. The course will ground itself in the acronym A.C.T, which stands for Attitude, Commitment and Teamwork. It is an opportunity for the students to become more aware of themselves and the power of their image through digital mediums.
Distance Ed / Presentation
Distance learning has become part of almost every educational institution. Classes online, tele-conferencing, educational content providers all contribute to this new 21st Century learning classroom. Our Students can talk to Students in China without leaving their seat in Los Angeles. NASA astronauts can teach students from Space.