Digital Media

Digital Media

  • Clusters: Information Technology
  • Pathways: Information Support & Services
  • Courses: Digital Media
  • Grade range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
  • Release date: 12-14-2017
  • Tags: Audio, Audio Recording, Production, Video, Video Transfer, Information Technology, Certification, Digital Photography, Digital Editing, Digital Animation, Webpage, Digital Audio, Movie Script, Writing, Exporting Videos, Storyboard, Video Production, Color Theory, Digital Media, Digital and Interactive Media, Poster, Photo Editing, Digital Publishing, Animations, Flip Book, Stop Motion Animation, Basics, , 3D, 2D, 3D Effects, Digital Portfolio, Portfolio

Description

In Digital Media, students will analyze and assess current and emerging technologies, while designing and creating multimedia projects that address customer needs and resolve a problem. Students will implement personal and interpersonal skills to prepare for a rapidly evolving workplace environment. The knowledge and skills acquired and practiced will enable students to successfully perform and interact in a technology-driven society. Students will enhance reading, writing, computing, communication, and critical thinking and apply them to the IT environment.

This binder does not contain all lesson plans for this course. This content can be used with any textbook or instructional materials. If locally adapted, make sure all TEKS are covered.

Resources

Scope and Sequence

Resource ID: 19465 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015 Digital Media course scope and sequence within the Information Technology Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and the corresponding TEKS are included. This scope and sequence may be adapted or adopted by the local education agency.

Unit 1: Career Exploration and Employability

Resource ID: 13016 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: UNT
This lesson introduces students to the components involved in writing movie scripts. Students will have the opportunity in groups to create their own movie scripts. 
Resource ID: 13028 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students learn to develop skills pertaining to digital media. This is an extension of both the Photo Editing Basics and Career Exploration Lesson Plans.
Resource ID: 13029 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students will demonstrate employability skills in the IT career field, and learn to incorporate various digital media products into an electronic document such as a newsletter, social media outlet, poster, or report. Download the resource by selecting it from the related items section below. Download the resource by selecting it from the related items section below.
Resource ID: 13036 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: UNT
This lesson introduces students to audio recording. With the use of a sound recording program, the student will be able to produce an appropriate .wav file to the satisfaction of the instructor.
Resource ID: 13057 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: UNT
This lesson guides students to develop a portfolio, to find employment opportunities in the IT industry with a focus on digital media.
Resource ID: CSLP01
One or more lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

Unit 2: Technology Skills in the 21st Century

Resource ID: CSLP02
Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

Unit 3: Copyright Ethics and Legal Issues in Digital Media

Resource ID: CSLP02
Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

Unit 4: Principles and Elements of Design

Resource ID: 13011 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, the student will create a color scheme using appropriate color theory and RGB setting and CYMK values for each color.
Resource ID: 13029 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students will demonstrate employability skills in the IT career field, and learn to incorporate various digital media products into an electronic document such as a newsletter, social media outlet, poster, or report. Download the resource by selecting it from the related items section below. Download the resource by selecting it from the related items section below.
Resource ID: 13048 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: UNT
This lesson helps students analyze and apply design and layout principles in digital media. Also, teaches identification and application of three-dimensional effects such as foreground, middle distance, and background images. Download the resource by selecting it from the related items section below.
Resource ID: CSLP01
One or more lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

Unit 5: Fundamentals of Digital Imaging

Resource ID: 13011 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, the student will create a color scheme using appropriate color theory and RGB setting and CYMK values for each color.
Resource ID: CSLP01
One or more lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

Unit 6: Software Technical Skills – Digital Photography

Resource ID: 13046 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students will plan and create a basic flip-book and stop-motion animation.
Resource ID: CSLP01
One or more lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

Unit 7: Software Technical Skills – Digital Video

Resource ID: 13061 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students learn the components of video production. Students will have the opportunity to create storyboards as well as create a video presentation to teach the public about the components of video production.
Resource ID: 13016 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: UNT
This lesson introduces students to the components involved in writing movie scripts. Students will have the opportunity in groups to create their own movie scripts. 
Resource ID: 13040 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: UNT
This lesson introduces students to transferring videos from their equipment to the computer. Students will have the opportunity to practice transferring videos on their own. 
Resource ID: 13043 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students will learn how to export a video in various formats. They will have the opportunity  to practice exporting various videos. 

Unit 8: Software Technical Skills – Digital Audio

Resource ID: 13046 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students will plan and create a basic flip-book and stop-motion animation.
Resource ID: 13036 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: UNT
This lesson introduces students to audio recording. With the use of a sound recording program, the student will be able to produce an appropriate .wav file to the satisfaction of the instructor.

Unit 9: Software Technical Skills – Digital Animation

Resource ID: 13046 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students will plan and create a basic flip-book and stop-motion animation.
Resource ID: CSLP01
One or more lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

Unit 10: Software Technical Skills – Project Management

Resource ID: 13028 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students learn to develop skills pertaining to digital media. This is an extension of both the Photo Editing Basics and Career Exploration Lesson Plans.
Resource ID: 13016 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: UNT
This lesson introduces students to the components involved in writing movie scripts. Students will have the opportunity in groups to create their own movie scripts. 
Resource ID: 13046 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students will plan and create a basic flip-book and stop-motion animation.

Unit 11: Software Technical Skills – Digital Media in Web Design

Resource ID: 13028 Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students learn to develop skills pertaining to digital media. This is an extension of both the Photo Editing Basics and Career Exploration Lesson Plans.
Resource ID: CSLP01
One or more lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.