Introduce students the career options of the art and design field.
Student Objectives: Orientation
Provided with multiple lectures, examples, study guides, guided practices and student resources, the students will be able to demonstrate an understanding of the art and design careers, by producing various portfolio based projects the demonstrate the skills and knowledge established by the Program Of Study, to a task completion rate of 80% or higher after 2 years in the program.
Program Of Study Requirements:
101 - Identify career paths within the vocational profession.
102- List occupational requirements.
103 - Demonstrate research and organizational skills.
009001 13.1.11 A. Relate careers to individual interests, abilities, and aptitudes.
009002 13.1.11 B. Analyze career options based on personal interests, abilities, aptitudes, achievements, and goals.
009003 13.1.11 C. Analyze how the changing roles of individuals in the workplace relate to new opportunities within career.
009024 13.3.11 D. Develop a personal budget based on career choice.
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27-1024.00 - Graphic Designers - IN DEMAND
Design or create graphics to meet specific commercial or promotional needs, such as packaging, displays, or logos. May use a variety of mediums to achieve artistic or decorative effects.
Sample of reported job titles: Graphic Designer, Graphic Artist, Designer, Creative Director, Artist, Design Director, Composing Room Supervisor, Creative Manager, Desktop Publisher, Graphic Designer/Production
27-1014.00 - Multi-Media Artists and Animators - IN DEMAND
Create special effects, animation, or other visual images using film, video, computers, or other electronic tools and media for use in products or creations, such as computer games, movies, music videos, and commercials.
Sample of reported job titles: Animator, Artist, Creative Director, Illustrator, 3D Animator, Animation Director, Animation Producer, Digital Artist, Graphic Artist, Media Producer
27-1021.00 - Commercial and Industrial Designers - IN DEMAND
Develop and design manufactured products, such as cars, home appliances, and children's toys. Combine artistic talent with research on product use, marketing, and materials to create the most functional and appealing product design
Sample of reported job titles:
Designer, Industrial Designer, Product Designer, Design Engineer, Product Engineer, Creative Director, Electrical Designer, Mold Designer, Package Designer,
27-4021.00 - Photographers
Photograph persons, subjects, merchandise, or other commercial products. May develop negatives and produce finished prints.
Sample of reported job titles: Photographer, Photojournalist, Newspaper Photographer, Newspaper Photojournalist, Advertising Photographer, Photo Editor, Sports Photographer, Studio Photographer
27-4031.00 - Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture
Operate television, video, or motion picture camera to photograph images or scenes for various purposes, such as TV broadcasts, advertising, video production, or motion pictures.
Sample of reported job titles: Camera Operator, Photojournalist, Television News Photographer, Production Assistant, Videographer, Master Control Operator (MCO), Cameraman, Production Technician,
27-1013.00 - Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators
Create original artwork using any of a wide variety of mediums and techniques, such as painting and sculpture.
Sample of reported job titles: Artist, Fine Artist, Sculptor, Painter, Artist Blacksmith, Illustrator, Portrait Artist, Sacred Art Artist, Stained Glass Artist, Automotive Artist
27-1022.00 - Fashion Designers
Design clothing and accessories. Create original garments or design garments that follow well established fashion trends. May develop the line of color and kinds of materials.
Sample of reported job titles: Designer, Fashion Designer, Design Director, Costume Designer, Product Developer, Apparel Fashion Designer, Clothing Designer, Dance Costume Designer, Historic Clothing and Costume Maker, Latex Fashions Designer